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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PhotoBuzz: Beyonce and JayZ attend #100CityTrayvon March. Browse photos in real time from nationwide marches taking place in over 100 cities for #TrayvonMartin

Several organizations and cities today are participating in #100CityTrayvon marches lead by National Action Network, Reverend Al Sharpton, and family of Trayvon Martin. Concerned citizens to top celebrities have hit the streets for Trayvon Martin to show support to his family and be a force for states to reckon with over Stand Your Grown lawn and injustice delivered by American justice system. PhotoBuzz: Beyonce and JayZ join Reverend Al Sharpton and Sybrina Fulton (mother of Trayvon Martin) in New York Browse photos below as they appear in real time via…

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Young people from across country head to Atlanta for free Youth Move 2nd Annual Conference June 28-29 | National Action Network

Living Atlanta Style — Mary Pat Hector, National Director of National Action Network Youth Move, along with hundreds of young people from across the country, will gather in Atlanta, GA June 28-29 at the South Cobb Recreation Center for Youth Move’s 2nd annual conference. JUNE 29-29, 2013 SOUTH COBB RECREATION CENTER 875 Six Flags Drive Austell Georgia 30314 from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm The free conference will kick-off on June 28th with a keynote address by one of the nation’s most preeminent civil rights leaders, Rev. Al Sharpton, President…

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War Against Women: Marissa Alexander sentenced to 20 years in prison | Stand Your Ground

A judge sentenced a Jacksonville mother to 20 years in prison on Friday, for firing a gun over the head of her husband, who she claimed physically abused her.   Marissa Alexander, 31, testified that Rico Gray physically assaulted her on August 1, 2010, before she fled to the garage, and, unable to exit through the malfunctioning automatic door opener, returned to the kitchen with her gun. She fired a shot over Gray’s head, causing a bullet to lodge in the ceiling. Gray and his two sons testified that they…

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The Cut with that Brother! VideoBuzz: Rev Al Sharpton Keynotes NAN Rally in Atlanta Feb 23rd | View From My Pew | Watch

Are measures taking place across the country to guarantee a GOP win?  It’s not enough to register to vote.  It’s not even enough if you vote.  Got to stay active and make sure your vote receives accountable from those put in office.  Reverend Al Sharpton updates Atlanta.  Find your local chapter of National Action Network and get involved. VideoBuzz: National Action Network held a rally in Atlanta February 23rd with keynote from Reverend Al Sharpton. The rally was intended to galvanized marchers for upcoming Selma to Montgomery March, which commemorates…

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The Cut from that Brother! Red Storm Performs at National Action Network Rally Atlanta Feb 23rd

VideoBuzz: National Action Network held a rally in Atlanta February 23rd with keynote from Reverend Al Sharpton. Brother Red Storm performed pieces from his poetry.  The rally was intended to galvanized marchers for upcoming Selma to Montgomery March, which commemorates Bloody Sunday, taking place next month.  For more information follow the buzz via National Action Network Selma to Montgomery March More video available via DryerBuzz YouTube and The Clippings The Cut with that Brother! — You just got the buzz from www.DryerBuzz.com — Combing the headlines. Transforming the way we…

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