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In my capacity as Chair of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State*, I have recently consulted with the presidents of our member nations… Read More

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My initial reaction to Monica Lewinksy crawling from whatever rock she had been vacationing under to pen an essay for Vanity… Read More

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A North Carolina A&T University football player, Jermane Clark, was shot and killed last Tuesday night. Clark, who was a sophomore… Read More

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The lives of African children matter. Let’s begin there, with that statement.  If we accept it as fact, as an… Read More

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JET Magazine Goes From Print to Digital Only

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CHICAGO, (May 7, 2014) — Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), announced today that JET… Read More

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