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Real Talk with Percy Brown started with an examination of the upheaval that led to and followed the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr:
And, on a lighter note, Unapologetically Bria Bea has some things to say about Get Out and how it’ll change suburban visits:
It was a pretty good night for candidates of color in local elections.
Sheri Carter, Barbara Harrington-McKinney and Maurice Cheeks all won re-election to the Madison Common Council.
Jason Gonzalez unseated incumbent Steve Arnold to become the first Latino mayor of Fitchburg.
Kristy Yang was elected in Milwaukee County Court Branch 47 to become the first Hmong women judge in American history.
The LA Sparks of the WNBA hired former UW Badger Women’s Basketball Coach Bobbie Kelsey as an assistant coach.
Today’s Latino Mental Health Community Conference will focus on staying healthy in the Trump era.
Kaleem Caire has a new online radio show.
In other news …
Shonda Rhimes has joined the board of Planned Parenthood.
The trailer is out for Spike Lee’s new Rodney King film.
Black quadruplet boys from Ohio were all accepted into Harvard, Yale and five other elite colleges.
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