July 28, 2014

ACTION ALERT: How You Can Help Pay Delinquent #DetroitWater Bills

A Twitter convo between Tiffany Bell (@tiffani) and Kristy Tillman (@KristyT) about the water crisis in Detroit led to the creation of a website called The Detroit Water Project that allows people to pay the delinquent water bills of Detroit residents.

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Monday Afternoon Thread: Cameo Week

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The song that is an HBCU band staple – the party ain’t started till this is played:
Talkin Out The Side Of Your Neck
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President Obama Participates in Town Hall for Young African Leaders

(The Live Stream has ended. We will post the video as soon as it is available)

The 2014 Young African Leaders Initiative (#YALI2014)

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ACTION ALERT: How You Can Help Pay Delinquent #DetroitWater Bills

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