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Are Latinos Racist???

25. March 2015

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Over the last two years Glocally Newark has been following the emergence of and growing awareness of race in the latino community.  Lets first say up-front, we are not suggesting that all racist.  From the discussion of Afro-Colombianas, Afro-Cubans to Dominican and Haitian disputes.  Are Latinos racist? Earlier this year the “Dominican Constitutional Court’s decision […]

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Women in Media-Newark Presents And “Still I Rise” @ Aljira TODAY

24. March 2015

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Opening at Aljira on March 24 Women in Media-Newark Presents And Still I Rise And Still I Rise is a week long event celebrating women in film, art & music. The festival opens at Aljira on TODAY Tuesday, March 24 at 5pm with a screening of three films plus a panel discussion after Janie’s Janie […]

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Little White Lie appears tonight at 10 on Independant Lens Channel 13

23. March 2015

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THE DOCUMENTARY “Little White Lie” is airing on “Independent Lens” WHEN|WHERE Tonight, Monday at 10 p.m. on WNET/13 WHAT IT’S ABOUT Filmmaker Lacey Schwartz confronts what everyone in her life had been “overlooking”: That the little girl from the nice white family in Woodstock was black. How did it happen? How could it happen? The […]

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TRAVELINGMAD TO INTRODUCE DR. BALDWIN, DEAN OF WROXTON COLLEGE IN ENGLAND TO NEWARK HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

13. March 2015

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TRAVELINGMAD TO INTRODUCE DR. BALDWIN, DEAN OF WROXTON COLLEGE IN ENGLAND TO NEWARK HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS THAT WILL TRAVEL TO LONDON FOR AN IMMERSIVE LEARNING EXPERIENCE IN NEWARK, FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 6 PM AT 303 UNIVERSITY AVENUE WHO:  Madeline Boughton of TravelingMad Dr. Nicholas Baldwin, Dean of Wroxton College (FDU) High school student travelers   […]

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey comes to Newark

12. March 2015

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Mayor Ras J. Baraka and members of the Newark Municipal Council, will welcome Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Producers Nicole Feld and Alana Feld, New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center President Hugh Weber, Ringmaster David Shipman, the Mongolian Marvels Troupe, and Ringling Bros. clowns on Thursday, March 12, at 10 a.m., in the City […]

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In India Celebrate “festival of colors”

9. March 2015

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Snow in March for the second time in a week, Spring could not come soon enough for me.  We here at Glocally have acknowledge the new beginnings, such as the Chinese New Year, of beginnings in culture around the world.    Millions across India welcomed spring and new year with their annual “festival of colors” […]

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Selma “50th Anniversary”, Fergerson, film, celebration, and a dream deffered

6. March 2015

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President Obama will be at the famous Edmund Pettus Bridge. With an audience slated to include Obama and family, former president George W. Bush, and  95 members of Congress, will join congressman John Lewis, the last remaining presenter and marcher in Selma nearly 50 years ago.   (There are unconfirmed rumors that Oprah Winfrey will show up, […]

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Alondra Nelson: Discussion on “Body and Soul: Politics of Race and Medicine” today at Dana Library

4. March 2015

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Alondra Nelson recovers a lesser-known aspect of The Black Panther Party’s broader struggle for social justice: health care. Nelson argues that the Party’s focus on health care was practical and ideological and that their understanding of health as a basic human right anticipated current debates about the politics of race and medicine. “In Body and […]

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Birth of a Nations Celebrates 100 years

2. March 2015

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By Hillel Italie NEW YORK (AP) — One hundred years ago this spring, Hollywood came of age in a blaze of wonder and fury. D.W. Griffith’s three-hour Civil War epic, The Birth of a Nation, was released in March 3 1915 after a special showing in March at President Woodrow Wilson’s White House. It is […]

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Royals and Regalia:Inside the Palaces Nigeria’s Modern-Day Monarchs, In Pictures

27. February 2015

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(photo by George Osodi), His Royal Majesty (HRM), Agbogidi Obi James Ikechukwu Anyasi II, Obi of Idumuje Unor, 2012 Nigeria’s Modern-Day Monarchs, In Pictures A PHOTOJOURNALIST SEEKS TO “DOCUMENT AFRICA FROM AN AFRICAN PERSPECTIVE” WITH HIS UPCOMING EXHIBIT.Showcase the most recent body of work by acclaimed Nigerian photographer George Osodi in his first solo exhibition […]

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