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After Charlottesville, push for real reforms

By Rev. Jesse L. Jackson. Sr. Racism, exposed once more in the terror visited on Charlottesville, Va., still scars America. Hundreds of neo-Nazis, white supremacists, klansmen and other fervid racists gathered — some armed with assault rifles, wearing camouflage. They marched with lit torches, yelling Nazi slogans, looking for trouble. They provoked the violence, terrorized…

Hypocrisy – Affirmative Action for Wealthy Immigrants, Not Students

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – In the same week that it was revealed that the Department of Injustice is spearheading attacks on affirmative action, our 45th President indicated his support for legislation that would drastically revive our nation’s immigration policy.  Instead of providing immigration opportunities to the families of people who are legal residents of our country, the…

Justice Department’s Assault on Affirmative Action Signals Aggressive Roll Back on Civil Rights

By Brenda Shum (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Justice Department’s recent decision to assemble a team of attorneys to investigate and challenge race-based admissions signals another step forward in this Administration’s aggressive campaign to roll back civil rights protections for some of our most historically disadvantaged students, including transgender youth, women and girls, and students of color.…

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Deepens Corporate Diversity Recruitment

By Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., President & CEO, Thurgood Marshall College Fund While “Diversity” is not a new term for the business world, it appears to be experiencing a resurgence of sorts lately. Every major corporation seems to be looking for employees from underrepresented groups—some, because they think these diverse perspectives will improve their corporate…

Fishing Tournaments at Mount Pleasant Pier June 17, Folly Pier June 24

This summer, catch fish, fun and prizes at the Mount Pleasant and Folly Beach Piers’ tournament series!  The Mount Pleasant Pier continues the Cast Off Fishing Tournament series on June 17, and the Folly Beach Pier will host its first tournament of the season on June 24. The Mount Pleasant Pier hosts its second tournament…

Palmetto Moon in Mount Pleasant to Host Deshaun Watson Fan Event

Join Clemson Tigers’ two-time Heisman Trophy finalist and 12th overall NFL Draft pick, Deshaun Watson, at Palmetto Moon’s Mount Pleasant Towne Centre location for an autograph signing event as Watson will be signing autographs for fans and taking photos. To have merchandise autographed or have your photo taken with Watson, you must purchase an autograph or…

Native of Charleston, World Renowned Artist Leroy Campbell Returns

“Bible Study” Come Witness the Magnificent Power of God as World Renowned Artist and Native Charlestonian Leroy “Chick” Campbell Debut’s His God Given Talent and Artistry depicted in his Original Piece Honoring the Emanuel Nine Entitled – “Bible Study”. Leroy returns to Charleston to give back to his community. The Artist Leroy Campbell will present…

Roddy White gives back with Annual Summer Camp for youth

Retired Atlanta Falcons player Roddy White and the Roddy White Keep the Faith Foundation will host their Annual Summer Camp for youth June 20-22. The camp will be held at James Island Charter High School (JICHS), 1000 Fort Johnson Road, Charleston. A JICHS alumnus, White remains committed to the area where he grew up. “I…

North Charleston Recreation Department Summer Food Service Program Kicks Off June 6

North Charleston Recreation Department is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided,…

CARTA Leads Effort for Dump the Pump Day

Thursday, June 15 is National Dump the Pump Day and the Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) is leading local efforts to encourage alternative travel methods with a number of incentives, all thanks to the support of the Charleston Riverdogs, Affordabike Bike Shop and Charleston Moves. Those who want to dump the pump can review CARTA…

“Light of Hope”: Emanuel AME Commemorative Events Calendar

Cities all over the world are planning commemorative programs and events for the second-year anniversary of the June 17, 2015 tragedy at EAMEC, 110 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC. Several organizations (churches, the public library, houses of worship and others) have partnered with the AME Church of South Carolina, Mother Emanuel, the city of Charleston and…

Bishop Gadsden to host June Job Fair

Bishop Gadsden, one of South Carolina’s finest life plan communities, is hosting their Fourth Annual Job Fair on Tuesday, June 13, from 2pm-5pm in Bishop Gadsden’s Blackmer Hall. Bishop Gadsden is located on James Island and is one of the city’s largest employers, with more than 400 full and part-time employees, serving 500 residents. The…

28th Annual Georgetown Wooden Boat Show

The Georgetown Wooden Boat Show – always held on the third weekend in October – features one of the Southeast’s best wooden boat exhibits with more than 140 classic wooden boats displayed on land and water, children’s model boatbuilding, knot tying, maritime art and crafts, food and music. A special attraction is Saturday’s Wooden Boat…

3rd Annual Builder Bash Gala

Charleston Habitat for Humanity invites you to party for a purpose! On Thursday, September 28, 2017, join us at The Cedar Room for a fun filled evening of bites, beverages, auctions, and live music as we raise funds and awareness to help Charleston families in need of decent, affordable housing. Tired of the traditional suit…

2017 Greek Explosion

On Saturday, August 19, 2017, the Divine Nine Foundation of Columbia (SC), Inc., in collaboration with the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) at Columbia, SC will host “The 2017 Greek Explosion,” our signature community service event, offering health screenings, financial aid assistance, kid activities, live entertainment and much more!!!! Located at the Charles W. Johnson Stadium…

Cirque du Soleil OVO

OVO from Cirque du Soleil will be in North Charleston from August 9 to 13, 2017 at the North Charleston Coliseum. OVO is a headlong rush into a colorful ecosystem teeming with life, where insects work, eat, crawl, flutter, play and look for love in a non-stop riot of energy and movement. Tickets can be…

Decades Rewind – Charleston

It’s a concert, dance party, and theatrical performance all wrapped into one night of singing, dancing, and being transported back in time. Relive your life’s best memories through music and video in a night of fun and nostalgia. Join us for an experience unlike anything you’ve seen or heard before! This brand new theatrical concert…

Sons of Allen Zawadi Mentoring Program Boys and Men Breakfast

This year’s speaker will be LaRone Washington, Assistant Attorney General Come out and hear this dynamic young man

When I First Remember

When I First Remember Who: Lady in White Productions presents When I First Remember What: Family-friendly night of entertainment Takes the audience on a journey with African slaves on their way to the Low Country Highlights how they survived, persevered and adapted in a foreign land, giving rise to a unique culture and identity, Gullah-Geechee,…

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