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Confederates Come Down MLK Goes Up | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz

#DryetBuzz — Harpo! #mlkreimagined guess if you remove all remnants of racism (confederate statues) and rewrite history, then one could re-imagine Dr King as if he wasn’t assassinated at age 39 … otherwise who dis? #LivingAtlantaStyle #DryerBuzz Statue of #DrMartinLutherKingJr unveiled Monday, August 28, 2014,  at Georgia State Capitol located in downtown Atlanta. While planned for some time, unveiling took place weeks after tragedies in #charlottesville and other cities embattled over American history and controversial monuments. Would King have said now is not the time? Buzz it or Bash it?…

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Hair She Buzz | Mothers in the Movement: From a Daughter’s Perspective | Donzaleigh Abernathy, Cheryl Lowery, Elisabeth Omilami, Santita Jackson, Bernice A. King

Hair She Buzz — King Center CEO, Dr. Bernice A. King, commemorated the 88th birthday of the King Center’s founder, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, on Monday, April 27, 2015, with a featured special conversation entitled “Mothers in the Movement: From a Daughter’s Perspective.”  Ms. Donzaleigh Abernathy, Ms. Santita Jackson, Ms. Cheryl Lowery, Mrs. Elisabeth Omilami, and Ms. Andrea Young join in the conversation.  Catch the buzz you missed with archived embedded below. Hair She Buzz — you just got the buzz from — transforming the way we look —…

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DryerBuzzRadio | Language of Women – Where are we in 2015? #sotu #mlkholiday and television

Don’t miss fist #LanguageofWomen of 2015 with DryerBuzzonWAOK with Yalanda. Where are we in 2015 when it comes sto President’s State of Union, MLK holiday, television and more. Show kicks off live at 4pm ET/1pm PT. Special guest Patricia Wilson-Smith drops by for a great debate.   Call in 404-892-2703 and listen via #languageofwomen today on #DryerBuzzonWAOK – we're talking #Whitney movie, FLOTUS snubs and POTUS plans for #sotu AND should King kids step away from legacy? Call in 404-892-2703 4pm ET/ 1pm PT and listen via WAOK: –…

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Buzzing Opinion | Did King’s Dream Leave Us to Slumber in a Nightmare? #icantbreathe

Buzzing Opinion — The March on Washington happened three years before I was born.  Dr. Martin Luther King was number 16 on the program.  I have always been more partial to number 5, Mrs Medgar Evers (Myrlie Evers-Williams) who stood as a very recent widow in 1963 to bring “Tribute to Negro Women Fighters for Freedom”.  Her husband, Medgar Evers, a world war II veteran and field secretary for the NAACP was murdered just a month before the march.  In fact, there was death all around the march. For 50 years we focused…

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Living Atlanta Style | King Center host two days peace events during national unrests | 50th Anniversay MLK Peace Prize

Living Atlanta Style | With country in unrest, King Center offers two days commemorating MLK commitment to peace for 50th anniversary of Nobel Peace Prize. See schedule of events below. Schedule of 50th Anniversary Commemorative Activities Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 ~ 6:00-8:30 pm ~The Carter Center Presider: Mr. George Franco, Fox 5 Moderator: Ms. Brenda Wood, 11 Alive A LOOK BACK: PERSONAL REFLECTIONS The commemoration begins on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 with a retrospective from Ambassador Andrew Young, Dr. Christine King Farris and Mrs. Janice Rothschild Bloomberg who lived during…

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DryerBuzz Entertainment Report: Oscars Nominations Courtney Love Tweet Trial Muhammad Ali MLK Honor

DryerBuzz Entertainment Report… Raw Transcript: Let’s pretend it’s the weekend. It’s almost here. But now, it’s time to get the buzz with the Entertainment Report There’s not many people who follow in the behavior patterns of Courtney Love – at least you think. Well do you tweet? – I’m tweeting right and send. Probably should have read that two or three times. Don’t wanna be like Courtney – caught up in a tweet trial. Who you beefing with? Be careful, they might sue you — especially if you have…

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With 2nd Term Swag to Speak Freely – President Obama Marks the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington | Watch

VideoBuzz:  President Obama delivers remarks at the Let Freedom Ring ceremony on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. August 28, 2013. The Clippings — You just got the buzz from — Combing the headlines. Transforming the way we look — at life. Extra BuzzDryerBuzz Hilarious Eclipse Moments Captured Live | Follow the Buzz Language of Men | JayZ Wonders Why Black Culture Won’t Support Men and Women with Vision Sunset Mr Dick Gregory | Comedic Legend and…

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Rock MLK Bells: Let Freedom Ring August 28, 2013 at 3:00 P.M. | Download #MLKDREAM50 Bell Ringing APP | Join others commemorating March on Washington #MOW50

This post includes embeded information.  If unable to view, please visit Let Freedom Ring Guidelines Follow the Buzz to Download Let Freedom Ring App or Ring Bell March on Washington — You just got the buzz from — Combing the headlines. Transforming the way we look — at life.  Extra BuzzHate Gilbert Arenas | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz Solo Moms Get Buzzing Advice | DryerBuzz Mom and Blogger Featured at Four Ways Friends Making All That Extra Money | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz MegaFest and Essence Festival Go Head to…

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Who has a dream for Atlanta’s historic MLK Historic District? | City Officials want zoning changed | Kwanza Hall

Who has a dream for Atlanta’s historic MLK Historic District? Kwanza Hall updates local news on changes he hopes to see to improve the district. Parts are the corridor still undervalued and in need of much more improvement.  The street car is coming with impending plans to bring tourists into district.  Area remains diamond in the rough.  Those already invested see the future of the once thriving and historic district but would like to see more businesses in the area. Who has the dream? Post by Kwanza Hall. SideBuzz: The King…

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Meet DryerBuzz and Kickoff 50th Anniversary of March on Washington at King Center’s Global Freedom Expo | Saturday August 17th

Follow the Buzz to the King Center for the kickoff of the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington as the Atlanta King Center hosts Global Freedom Expo. This will be the official launch for the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, “I Have A Dream” Speech week long celebration in Washington D.C. The 50th Anniversary Coalition includes the ‘Legacy Organizations’ which convened the 1963 March on Washington: the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC); the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP); the National Urban League (NUL); and the…

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DryerBuzz Sunday Supper Secrets Dines with Points of Light, Target and the Martin Luther King Jr. Center | 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington | WATCH

Just a few posts into blogging Sunday Supper Secrets (and decade as an Atlanta newsmaker), received and accepted the following invite to invitation-only dinner event with speakers and panel that includes Bernice A. King, President Jimmy Carter, Rev. C.T. Vivian, Dr. Dione Simon, Principal of Coretta Scott King School for Girls; Doug Shipman, CEO of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights Partnership; Laysha Ward,President of Community Relations for Target; and Delores Morton, President of Programs of Points of Light, followed by table conversations led by selected table hosts. America’s Sunday Supper with @Target today in #Atlanta!…

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MLK Jr. Renaissance Festival and Memorial Day Weekend Free Concert with Tex James, Myko Montana, Ying Yang Twins, Pastor Troy | Streetz 94.5 FM, G.M.E. Sports

Living Atlanta Style — Streetz 94.5 FM, Metro PCS, G.M.E. Sports Lounge announces the ATL Super Stage headliners: Tex James,  Myko Montana, Ying Yang Twins, La Da Booman, Lil Chuckee, Pastor Troy, Big Bank Black, Jose Quapo, Dj UNK, Charlie Boy Gang, Young Tone and Yung Ralph. Saturday, May 25th, 2013 and Sunday, May 26th, 2013 thousands of Atlanta residents will attend a free concert brought to you the by the best in Atlanta. Special Guest Performances will also grace the Super Stage. DJ Holiday of Streetz 94.5 FM will broadcast live both days….

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King Center Marks 45th Anniversary of Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther king, Jr with #50DaysNonviolence

On April 4, 2013, The 45th Anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther king, Jr., the King Center will mark the anniversary with the Kick-off of #50DaysNonviolence — “We mark the 45th anniversary of the assassination of my father, Martin Luther King, Jr. with a challenge to young people to study, embrace and practice nonviolence,” said Ms. King. “As my father said, ‘The choice is no longer between violence and nonviolence. It is either nonviolence or nonexistence,’ – Bernice A. King Follow the Buzz via The King Center |  Be A King | #50DaysNonviolence Update…

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WATCH Live from Atlanta: The 45th Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Services Live Stream | MLKDayAtlanta

VideoBuzz: Visit to view The 45th Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Services Live Stream. Services take place from Ebenezer Church.  After the services, those in attendance will attend a viewing party for the 2nd Presidential Inauguration of President Barack Obama. The President will take his oath using a bible belonging to the late Dr. Rev Martin Luther King Jr. (Video courtesy of MyFoxAtlanta) Follow the Buzz via for more Atlanta and National MLK Events. In other Buzz… was in attendance of the Salute to Greatness Dinner.  Catch…

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The King Center Gets Social with Live Stream from Salute to Greatness Dinner: Catch @DryerBuzz on @RouteTV Live Saturday, January 19, 2013 | #KingsDream #IamFreedom

When the King Center asked how best to get social, our advice included two immediate recommendations.  One, have in the building; and two, partner with, our 2013 partners for Changing the Game 2013. Together and creates history making content with live and on-demand programming.  Recent coverage includes Live Presidential Election Results coverage and ChangeTheGameNYE a live Google Hangout for women creatives and entrepreneurs. Saturday, January 19, 2013, the Buzz will be in the building at the The Salute to Greatness Awards, where recipients receive the highest honors…

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