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What the future of education looks like

Yes, of course, Lawana Richmond is one of San Diego’s most passionate educators, however, she’s got something up her sleeve! The School Board From Foster care to Professor, Lawna knows first hand where and how education can lose its way, but most importantly, Lawana tells a different story of how education can transform when transformers

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Weekly with The GOV

Here it is SDMNEWS Readers… Gov. Gavin as we at SDMNEWS calls him… A weekly Column that speaks directly to the Black San Diego! On the Record with Governor Newsom: One Year of California for All By Governor Gavin Newsom There’s no state in America quite like California. In troubled times for the Nation, California

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BUY BLACK SAN DIEGO's weekly events

Buy Black SD is San Diego’s most comprehensive and up to date one-stop shop for all things black and business-related. We have a robust directory of black business, business resources such as business plans and application templates. We also boast an amazing event calendar that’s updated daily along with weekly email newsletters. sign up for

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What do They Want To KNOW? What Everyone Needs to Know About 2020

By law, the U.S. government is required to count the number of people living in the United States every 10 years. Getting an accurate count is important because census numbers impact daily life in the United States in many ways. For example, census data are often used to determine how much federal funding is allocated

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Exclusive Interview

Exclusive Interview: Raven-Symoné Says She’s ‘Home’ at Disney Channel By Jonathan Harris Three decades into her career and three decades into her life, Raven-Symone is down to earth, grateful, and happy to create family entertainment with Disney Channel. RAVEN’S HOME – Disney Channel’s “Raven’s Home” stars Sky Katz as Tess, Navia Robinson as Nia Baxter-Carter,

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Kicking out the GIG

Sharecropping was a system of agriculture instituted in the American South during the period of Reconstruction after the Civil War. It essentially replaced the plantation system which had relied on slave labor and effectively created a new system of bondage. Under the system of sharecropping, a poor farmer who did not own land would work a plot belonging to

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