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Inaugural Event to Celebrate Resiliency of Black Americans

DETROIT (AP) – The resiliency, culture, and heroism of Black Americans and the African diaspora will be the central theme of a virtual event Tuesday evening that will celebrate the nation’s diversity before President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is slated to offer remarks at the event, “We Are One,” which will also honor the historic nature of…

Outcry Over Racial Data Grows as Coronavirus Slams Black Americans

Leaders in cities hard-hit by the Coronavirus pandemic have been sounding the alarm over what they see as an alarming trend of the virus killing black Americans at a higher rate, along with a lack of overall information about the race of victims as the nation’s death toll mounts. Test tube with blood sample for COVID-19 test. Positive test. An…