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After several people have taken to the airwaves to express their concern that the killer, George Zimmerman is still walking around a free man, we now get this report: U.S. | March 21, 2012…
Added by N'Zinga Shani on March 20, 2012 at 9:25pm — No Comments
March is National Colorectal Screening Awareness Month – If you are age 50 and over, please seriously consider getting screened. Screening tests help your doctor find polyps or cancer before you have symptoms.
Colorectal cancer usually starts from polyps in the colon or rectum. A polyp is a growth that should not be there.
¨ Over time, some polyps can turn into cancer.
¨ Screening tests can find polyps, so they can be removed before they…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on March 16, 2012 at 1:17am — No Comments
OneWorld Progressive Institute Applauds Great Teachers Everywhere. On Sunday March 4, 7-8PM on Comcast Channel 26, OneWorld's Education Agenda - “Honoring Outstanding Educators 2010-2011 is scheduled to air. We will honor outstanding teachers from Hamden, New Haven, No. Haven, West Haven and statewide.…Continue
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In a Policy Research Report done by Russell J. Skiba, Robert S. Michael and Abra Carroll Nardo and issued by Indiana Education Policy Center in June 2000, titled The Color of Discipline, the researchers pointed out things we knew to be…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on February 6, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
A MESSAGE EXPRESSLY FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN & THE WOMEN WHO LOVE THEM.
The prostate gland is often the cause of very big problems for men, especially black men. Prostate Cancer is one of the most frequently diagnosed forms of cancer in the United States. According to the American Cancer Society, when compared with Caucasian males, African American males are diagnosed much later and the mortality rate is 2.4 times higher. According to many reports, a big…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on February 2, 2012 at 2:22pm — No Comments
Homicides were reduced by more than half in Baltimore’s Cherry Hill neighborhood. And in communities plagued by violence where Safe Streets wasn’t implemented, community members were seven times more likely to support using guns to resolve disputes compared to a Safe Streets neighborhood.
RWJF has supported CeaseFire and its replication since its start in Chicago in 2000, helping to test and refine intervention and prevention strategies. This is the first rigorous evaluation study of a…
Added by N'Zinga Shani on February 1, 2012 at 1:06pm — No Comments
Are We Living In A Post-Racial America? Every young Black and Hispanic male should read this article. Parents, please teach your sons and daughters how to try and stay safe in this our “Post-Racial” America. It is important to have the conversation regardless of how safe you think your children might be. Racial profiling seems to be thriving in our post-racial America; so are gangs, bullies, drug predators and a host of…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on January 16, 2012 at 9:00pm — No Comments
New Haven, CT parents can find a lot more information about the school choices you have by reading our 1/9/12 schools information blog at: http://oneworldpi.org/blog/
Added by N'Zinga Shani on January 13, 2012 at 3:14pm — No Comments