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Black Community - How to Live Your Best Life


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All under age 50, these young African American activists are carrying the torch for change

Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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Thomas Fortune

Leading the Charge for Civil Rights Change

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Civil Rights Songs in the Key of Freedom Still Resonate

Among the greatest is “We Shall Overcome,” now known as the anthem of the civil rights movement

Susan L. Taylor

Good Mentoring: The Next Best Thing to Good Parenting

Mentoring black youth fosters self-esteem and better decision-making

First Lady Michelle Obama, who will turn 51 on Jan. 17, pushes the importance of exercise and fitness for children and adults.

Fitness Is for Much More Than Weight Loss

The benefits of fitness go well beyond losing weight

Edna Kane-Williams

Success in 2015

Wisdom for life in the new year



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Affordable Care Act

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Assemblywoman Cheryl R. Brown cares for her husband, Hardy Brown, who has ALS, at their home in San Bernardino.

How Can Caregivers Get More Support?

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AARP Experience Corps Chicago receives NBC 5 21st Century Solutions Grant

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