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    TBN’s Church Channel Network Offers Worship and Ministry Programs 24-7

    What if there was a special television channel that carried all the best church and ministry programs featuring the most respected Christian leaders? And what if that channel was available around the clock to...

    Exclusive: Scotland Moves Towards Diversity

    Eunice Olumide, or sweeTs, as she is known as the front woman of the popular hip-hop duo NorthernXposure, was born and raised in Edinburgh and uses her socially conscious lyrics to express the challenges...

    The Powerlist 2013: Britain’s Most Influential Blacks and Europe’s Most Powerful Black People

    The Powerlist 2013 featuring Britain’s most influential black people and a extra list of 30 most influential black people in Europe has been released. Architect David Adjaye is number one this year on the...

    Meet Cassandra Steen: German Soulful Recording Star

    German pop star Cassandra Steen talks about her influences, choosing to sing in German - her father is African-American and her mother German - in this revealing interview with segments of her performing. (More)

    National Memorial Ceremony Norway

    Source: AFRO-Europe The Government of Norway holds a national memorial ceremony in the wake of the attacks 22 July on the Government buildings and on Utøya. The ceremony takes place in Oslo Spektrum on Sunday 21...

    Black German Musicians Unite to Fight Racism

    Synopsis:  At the centre of this film are musicians Ade Bantu, D-Flame and Mamadee. When Ade was 15 years old his father was murdered in Nigeria. Following that he moved to Cologne with his...

    Jamaica to Quit British Monarchy

    Jamaica 'to cut ties with British monarchy' (ALJAZEERA) New prime minister says country will establish itself as a republic and break ties with former colonial power. Jamaica's new prime minister has said that it is time for...

    “SlaveryThe Game”

    Source: Afro-Europe International Blog The trailer shows how gamers may trade slaves, conquer countries and even choose their means of torture and their personal burning marks. It was revealed today that the notorious trailer is...

    Grim Economic Picture Has Not Shaken African American Support for Obama

    Source: Janell Ross, Huffington Post Walter Character -- a self-described Atlanta family man, out-of-work African American and independent voter -- spends a great deal of time consuming news that criticizes the Obama administration for ignoring...

    Meet the Need Goes National with Web-Based Management Tool to Connect Churches, Ministry Needs

    Meet the Need, an advanced Internet-based solution for uniting churches and ministries to serve those in need in the congregation, community and beyond, is launching nationwide in partnership with some of the largest churches...

    DMV Region: National Summit on Non-Violence

    D.C. Resident Dr. Stephanie E. Myers, and Virginia Delegate Daun S. Hester, Co-Chairs of Black Women for Positive Change are urging D.C., Virginia and Maryland residents to attend the National Summit on Non-Violence, Aug....

    UK Riots Bring Back Memories in France

    Source: Deutsche Welle Clichy sous Bois is a mere 15 kilometers (nine miles) outside of Paris, but it feels worlds apart. To get there from central Paris, you have to take the metro, then a...

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