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African Heritage Celebration Dinner and Silent Auction African Heritage Celebration will hold its 12th annual dinner and silent auction on Thursday, Sept. 13 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Posner Center for International Development, located at 1031 3rd Street, in Denver. There will be live entertainment by Hazel Miller...

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BlacKkKlansman By Samantha Ofole-Prince Photos by: David Lee / Focus Features The idea of a Black man joining the notoriously racist Ku Klux Klan certainly sounds farcical and mildly comical, but that’s exactly what happens in the movie BlacKkKlansman. Directed by Spike Lee, BlacKkKlansman is based on the book by...

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Initiative 97 Not the Answer Drill Deeper For the True Impact Statewide Editor: On the surface, Initiative 97 looks like a safety issue concerning new oil and gas development, including fracking. However, when examining the overall impact of the proposal makes the Nov. 6 ballot, it would do more harm...

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Lamm Opened Doors To The Black Community Editor: I recently read an article in Colorado Politics about the Black community being angry with former Colorado Gov. Richard Lamm. It lacked many key elements, which I need to explain to give historic perspective. I served with Lamm in the state legislature and...

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Mayor Hancock, State and Educational Leaders Dedicate Building to Lifetime Activist, Anna Jo Garcia Haynes Last month, Mayor Hancock, joined by city, state and educational leaders, dedicated one of the Mile High Early Learning centers to lifetime civil rights activist and advocate for early childhood education, Anna Jo Garcia Haynes....

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Five Points Lion Club Presents Community Appreciation Day The Denver Five Points Lion Club presents the annual Community Appreciation Day on Sunday, August 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the California Park East Apartments, 2770 California St. in Denver. There will be free school supplies, hot dogs, chips...

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Jason Shankle Receive Community Service Award Jason Shankle, MA became the first therapist from Denver to receive the National 2018 Community Service Award from the Association ofBlack Psychologist  in recognition of his positive impact on the welfare of the African American Community. Shankle is the CEO/founder of Inner Self Wisdom, LLC,...

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom By Laurence Washington After the first two Jurassic Park films, you would think that during an InGen Company board meeting that somebody would raise their hand and say, “Excuse mesir/madam, making dinosaurs is a bad idea. In fact, doubling down and making super dinosaurs is an...