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Gaga’s Plea to Obama

“Mother Monster” Lady Gaga attended a $35,800-per-couple fundraiser for President Barack Obama in northern California over the weekend. The 25-year-old Grammy winner didn’t sing, but she reportedly asked Obama a quest...
by Socialtik Mag
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Mark Zuckerberg’s $100 Million To Newark Starts To Gain Some Traction

On their first day back at school today, the students of Newark, N.J., may be too focused on reconnecting with friends and meeting new teachers to notice, but a number of much bigger things have changed since they left for the ...
by Socialtik Mag
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Philanthropy Gains Eager Followers in B-Schools

When Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen first started teaching a philanthropy course at the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2000, she quickly discovered she was a pioneer in the field. There were just a handful of case studies ...
by Socialtik Mag
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MLK Gets Home on National Mall

On the 48th anniversary of the “I Have a Dream” speech, a towering memorial will honor the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. as a man of peace among the many monuments to wars and presidents in the nation’s capital....
by Socialtik Mag
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How Culturally Relevant Is Your Content Strategy?

The new reality for brands is people are consuming and creating more content in more ways than ever before. Eric Schmidt said we now generate as much information every two days as was generated from the beginning of time to 200...
by Socialtik Mag
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The Reader: No Book Left Behind

Growing up in the impoverished South Bronx area of New York City, the many books I read easily became my safe haven. I was more than willing to get lost in the pages, rather than join the other children on the drug plagued play...
by Demaris Bailey
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Black Women: Each One – Teach One

My grandmother would always tell me stories of growing up in the 1940’s as a black woman in the south. In her spare time, she loved to sing and mock her favorite actresses, Lena Horne and Dorothy Dandridge. She imitated their...
by Empress Varnado
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The Power of Martin Luther King Jr’s Quotes

January 17, 2011 marks 25 years that Martin Luther King Day has been recognized as a holiday.
by Empress Varnado
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A Look At The First Decade of The 21st Century

Whether you are of the most formal school of thought in which the new millennium started in 2000 or of the common practice of tracing the beginning to the year 2001, one thing we can all agree on is, these last ten (or eleven) ...
by Domonique Thompson
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