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HBCU Students Were Young Dolph’s Biggest Fans. He Loved Us Right Back

I first came across Young Dolph’s music when I was a junior at Jackson State University, one of the largest HBCUs in the U.S. Me and my three best friends—Julie, Jerlisha, and Kadejia—would cap off a long day of school by hanging in the courtyard outside the female upperclassmen dorm, or in one of our […]

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Mississippi Teen Uses Make-A-Wish Opportunity To Feed The Homeless In His City

NewsOne Featured Video A Mississippi teen is living proof that you’re never too young to pay it forward and drive change in your community. After being diagnosed with a life-altering illness, 13-year-old Adeola “Abraham” Olagbegi led a Make-A-Wish project designed to combat food insecurity in his local neighborhood, CNN reported. In 2020, Abraham was diagnosed […]

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Happy Birthday to Tito Jackson! This Is a Tito Jackson Appreciation Post

“Maybe it’s because his name is Tito and I’ve never met a Tito I didn’t like. Liquor or human.” HA!!! Your writing just slays me. Fun fact: I named my first dog (a German Shepard) Tito…I loved him.* *I loved the dog…I mean I liiiike the human…

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