Prison Reform, Children for Social Change and Diddy Closes Bad Boy Records?
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A New Development in Prison Reform. There’s not much that Tea Party Republicans and liberal Democrats agree on these days. Surprisingly, one of them happens to be scaling back mass incarceration, the subject of a live-streamed meeting today of the senate judiciary committee Colorlines
These Children Are Lifting Their Voices for Social Change, Education. The Chicago Children's Choir unites thousands of students of diverse backgrounds, ages eight to 18, to travel the world and bridge cultural divides simply by lifting their voices in song. HuffingtonPost
iUrban Teen Tech Founder Deena Pierott Introduces Teens to STEM Disciplines. White House Champion of Change honoree invests in tomorrow’s tech leaders BlackEnterprise
Dr. Michael Drake to be Named Ohio State University’s First Black President. Ohio State University will make history today when the acclaimed university officially names Dr. Michael Drake its new president later this morning. BlackAmericaWeb
Diddy Reportedly Closing Bad Boy Records For Good. Word around the interwebs is Puffy has officially closed the doors (or will soon) on the iconic Bad Boy Records. Uproxx
Single Parents: You Don’t Have to Do It Alone. Find your village, because networking with other single parents can make life easier. TheRoot