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Brooklyn College NAACP Chapter Asks: “Is It Really Just Hair?”

Posted on Oct 18, 2017 in Featured, Lifestyles, Local | 0 comments

BROOKLYN COLLEGE —  “There are many systematic ways in which black people have been made to feel insecure about their hair,” said Nichelle Solomon, of the Brooklyn College NAACP, at a recent event.

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Rihanna’s Make-Up Line Embraces Representation

Posted on Oct 13, 2017 in Arts and Entertainment, Featured, Lifestyles, News | 0 comments

QUEENS COLLEGE — The singer’s make-up line, Fenty Beauty, has 40 shades of matte foundation.

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Women’s Center Launches New Initiative Helping Muslim Women

Posted on Oct 6, 2017 in Featured, Lifestyles, Local, News | 0 comments

BROOKLYN COLLEGE — Muslim students get support through new on-campus project.

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Broken Elevators Steam Disabled Straphangers

Posted on Oct 3, 2017 in Featured, Lifestyles, Local, News | 0 comments

BROOKLYN COLLEGE — Only 23 percent of subway stations accommodate disabled New Yorkers, according to a report by CityTransit.

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‘Our parents never instilled that kind of fear in us’ – Prof. Michele Gregory on Her Father, Dick Gregory

Posted on Oct 2, 2017 in Featured, Lifestyles, Local | 0 comments

YORK COLLEGE — An interview with Professor Michele Gregory, daughter of comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory

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Money, Inconvenience Keeps Bronxites Out of Gyms

Posted on Oct 2, 2017 in Featured, Lifestyles, Local, News | 0 comments

LEHMAN COLLEGE — While obesity rates in the Bronx go up, access to gyms decline.

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