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Natural Hair Professionals Continue to Disrupt Beauty Industry | Convention Convenes in Atlanta November 12th | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz

“A movement once viewed as a trend, has completely disrupted the beauty industry,” says Susan Peterkin-Bishop, co-founder of the Natural Hair Industry Convention. #DryerBuzz — You’ve got to come to Atlanta if you want to takeover an industry.  In the case of beauty and hair, we could say Atlanta is the place to come when you want to takeback an industry.  National Hair professionals continue disrupting the hair industry and they are on their way. Here’s the Buzz behind the Buzz Haircare industry professionals from across the country arrive in Atlanta,…

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Hair She Buzz | Michelle Obama Full DNC speech endorsing Hillary Clinton | #LetsHelpHillary

Watch First Lady Michelle Obama full Democratic National Convention speech.  Perhaps a first glimpse of soon to be former First Lady endorsing Hillary Clinton’s bid to become America’s first woman president.  The evening also saw great speeches from Corey Booker, Elizabeth Warren, and Bernie Sanders. Video Embed courtesy of PBS NewsHour Hair She Buzz — you just got the buzz from DryerBuzz.com — transforming the way we look — at life! Extra BuzzShe’s Married Now | Serena Says I Do | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz Watch Rob Redding Out Loud with…

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the Clippings | Are Black Americans truly Locked Out? National Urban League releases State of Black Union Report | watch Marc Morial present

the Clippings — Prior to Obama presidential victories, Black America used to have an annual State of Black Union event convened for more than a decade by Tavis Smiley. Then came the rift and uproar among leadership when a viable, loveable, winnable Black candidate for President while Black American was hell bent on owning every stereotype known to man kind. In this we call #Obamafinale, now comes current state of Black America as defined in a report from National Urban League.  The title says Locked Out.  Reports like these become…

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DryerBuzzRadio | Combating Bad Media Optics and Narratives for Black Males | Great Debates – Police and Media Coverage

DryerBuzzonWAOK — The challenge, should you choose to accept it, combat bad optics for Black Males.  In this #LanguageofMen episode of DryerBuzz on WAOK, we started with current perception and began working our way to a solution — language being an important key factor.  Media being the culprit of influence, debate as our weapon of choice, we arrived at the starting point — recognize opposition. Later we came to our first road block — child support — as it relates to many and to the #WalterScott case.  Views passionately expressed,…

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QuickBuzz | Follow DryerBuzz to National Action Network Convention with PureCities.org

QuickBuzz — Follow DryerBuzz.com editor Yalanda P Lattimore to New York for National Action Network Convention.  We’ll live tweet for PureCities.org and their participation in an important panel called Environmental Justice – Killing Us Softly: Environmental Threats To Our Future Moderator: Quentin James, COO, Vestige Strategies, LLC Panelists: Eddie Bautista, Executive Director, New York City Environmental Justice Alliance Djuan Coleon, Founder, Project Urban Renewal Energy (P.U.R.E.) Cecil D. Corbin-Mark, Deputy Director, Director of Policy Initiatives, WE ACT for Environmental Justice Leslie Fields, National Environmental Justice Director, Sierra Club Lawanna Gelzer,…

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Hair She Goes! New Zion Baptist Church Host “1000 Women in White” Free Two-Day Symposium August 25-26, 2012 | Speakers Include Women In Atlanta Radio

Hair She Goes! — Living Atlanta Style! — New Zion Baptist Church and Pastor Paul Hollman are inviting women from all walks of life to join them at “1000 Women in White”, a free two-day symposium that will take place on Saturday, August 25 through Sunday, August 26, 2012.  This gathering of women from all walks of life and from across metro Atlanta will be held at 815 Lynhurst Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30311. The purpose of 1000 Women in White is to provide a vehicle and a place for…

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Hair She Goes! WICT Announced Chelsea Clinton, NBC News Special Correspondent, to Open Women in Cable Telecommunications Leadership Conference

Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) today announced that Chelsea Clinton, Special Correspondent for NBC News, will commence the 2012 WICT Leadership Conference with opening remarks and a question and answer session on Monday, September 10. “We are thrilled to welcome Chelsea Clinton to the WICT Leadership Conference,” said Kathy Payne, WICT Board Chair and VP, Content Acquisition for Cox Communications. “Her commitment to many dynamic causes both domestically and abroad, and her current work on human interest stories for NBC News that highlight people who make a difference, demonstrates her…

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Hair She Goes! to Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) Annual Legislative Conference September 2012 | ChipIn

Hair She Goes! to CBCF Annual Legislative Conference. Just back from #HairSheGoes to NYC/BlogHer12, we are now planning our next stop to get the buzz behind the buzz. Chosing our next destination was a tough one. Something we should have planned a year ago, but with the changes to our editorial dates and calendar season, we are playing catch up. No doubt with your support we will get there. In this 2012 political season with critical elections in November, it’s important that we represent our voice and interest at CBCF…

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The Clippings: President Obama Speaks at BlogHer ’12! LIVE via Video August 2nd | @DryerBuzz Will Be In Audience

Buzzing: OOMF (one of my followers) just happens to be President Barack Obama.  At post time, I just happened to be preparing for my first trip to BlogHer after more than a decade blogging. Look what pops into my inbox.  AirTran don’t fail me now.  Get me to New York on Time! President Obama Speaks at BlogHer ’12 It’s true!  President Barack Obama will be addressing the BlogHer Attendees on Thursday, August 2nd at 4:30 ET at BlogHer ’12!  Here’s a little blurb from the press release we sent out…

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Live Stream: Watch President Obama Speaks at the National Urban League Convention | New Orleans July 25, 2012 8:00 PM EDT

President Barack Obama will address the Conference during the Presidential Plenary on Wednesday July 25, 2012. For three and a half days NUL is presenting Occupy the Vote: Employment & Education Empower the Nation, the clarion call for all conference participants to be informed and deeply engaged in the various elements of economic empowerment. Watch Live via WhiteHouse.gov or with vide embed below. JOIN THE LIVE CHAT VISIT WHITEHOUSE.GOV The Clippings — You just got the buzz from www.DryerBuzz.com — Transforming the way we look — at life. Guest Blog…

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WATCH: United States Vice President Deliver Keynote at NAACP Convention | NAACP

Vice President Joe Biden will address the 103rd NAACP Annual Convention in Houston, Texas on Thursday, July 12th. The Vice President will keynote the convention’s final plenary session, scheduled for 9:30 am to 12:00 pm CDT at the George R. Brown Convention Center.  “We welcome Vice President Biden to address our membership in Houston next week,” stated NAACP Chairman Roslyn M. Brock. “The Vice President is a longtime friend to the NAACP. He has been a strong advocate for justice and equality over his decades of service in the Senate…

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The Clippings: NAACPfail! Mitt Romney Booed At NAACP Convention | What Ever Happened to Poker Face Politics?

Hair She Goes — VideoBuzz: Presidential candidate Mitt Romney braved the stage July 11, 2012 at the NAACP convention taking place in Houston, Texas.  With its convention in Texas, one would think NAACP was ready to play poker politics.  Texas brings to mind the phrase “You Got To Know When To Hold Them, Know When To Fold Them.” Kenny Rogers get out of my head. Clearly NAACP members and convention goers know nothing about showing a poker face and thus showed all their cards with one calculated move by candidate Romney. This…

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Living Atlanta Style! National Black Chamber of Commerce® Announces Annual Convention In Atlanta July 19-21, 2012

The National Black Chamber of Commerce® celebrates its 20th Annual Convention in Atlanta, GA July 19-21, 2012 at the Four Seasons Hotel.  “The theme of the convention is ‘Good Policy Leads to a Great Economy,’ a nod to thoughtful regulation of free enterprise,” says Harry C. Alford, President and CEO. The convention will be headlined by a thorough workshop from SR Smoot Construction and Herman J. Russell Construction Companies on all upcoming bids and Proposals concerning the building of the $500 million Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and…

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The Buzz: National Conference of Black Mayors to Hold Annual Convention in Atlanta May 30 – June 3, 2012

“Mayors Agents for  Change: Thinking Global, Acting Local” The National Conference of Black Mayors (NCBM), in partnership with the City of Atlanta, will convene NCBM’s 38th Annual Convention May 30 – June 3, 2012. The convention, headquartered at the Marriott Atlanta Buckhead Hotel and Convention Center, will bring NCBM mayoral members, local and statewide elected officials, Congressional leaders, federal department representatives, foreign dignitaries, civic leaders, corporate representatives, educators, entrepreneurs, community organizers, youth and academics to the economic hub of the South for the purpose of advancing municipal development. “NCBM’s Annual…

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Hair She Goes! Taliah Waajid Presents World Natural Hair Health & Beauty Show, April 28-29, 2012 | Georgia International Convention Center

Hair She Goes! — Taliah Waajid Black Earth Products is the proud presenter of the World Natural Hair, Health & Beauty Show for over 15 years. The World Natural Hair, Health & Beauty Show creates a much needed arena for professionals and consumers to come together to learn and exchange information about natural hair care, health and beauty products and techniques. Taliah Waajid Presents World Natural Hair Health & Beauty Show, April 28-29, 2012 | Georgia International Convention Center, College Park Follow the Buzz via www.naturalhairshow.org Hair She Goes! —…

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