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Migrants Rights News August 01, 2016
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Home Articles Adoption & Fostering Business & Finance Community Education & Training Entertainment January 21, 2015
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Human rights activists call for the immediate closure of Guantanamo Bay May 23, 2014
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Teen charged for Jamaican schoolgirl’s murder in London March 28, 2014
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UK Government unveils new measures to end FGM February 09, 2014
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After Duggan January 20, 2014
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Mark Duggan case: IPCC apologises January 17, 2014
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Thousands of African migrants protest outside Israeli parliament January 10, 2014
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5 Powerful Speeches to Change Your Consciousness January 10, 2014
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The Drum Salutes Nelson Mandela January 01, 2014
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Baroness Floella Benjamin opens new exhibition at RAF Museum December 02, 2013
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The Making of Ancestral Voices 2 Campaign November 27, 2013
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Marvin Gaye’s family sues Blurred Lines writers for “blatant rip-off” November 08, 2013
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Passing of Esteemed Community Elders October 23, 2013
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Ulric Cross dies at 96 October 05, 2013
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Trinidad and Tobago celebrates 37th anniversary of being a republic September 24, 2013
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Celebrating Martin Luther King’s Speech While Ignoring Reality August 29, 2013
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March Against the Genocide of Black People in Brazil August 28, 2013
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Economic Justice Eludes Black Americans 50 Years After MLK’s ‘Dream’ August 26, 2013
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Responses to the government’s ‘go home’ campaign August 15, 2013
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UWI Mona campus to offer course on reparation for Caribbean slavery August 07, 2013
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Informant Planting Crack On Black Business Owner July 27, 2013
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Brazil Census Show Afro-Brazilians Now The Majority Population July 27, 2013
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Slavery compensation... July 26, 2013
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Fractals and Benoit Mandelbrot: Lessons for society July 22, 2013
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Acquittal In Trayvon Martin Murder Trial A Wake-up Call July 20, 2013
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Afro-Mexican activists vow to continue protest... July 19, 2013
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Jimmy Mubenga: Home Office official makes qualified apology to family July 15, 2013
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Obama at Robben Island July 01, 2013
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Seven African Countries Cut Child HIV Infections By Half June 26, 2013
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Youth unite for a better world June 25, 2013
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Welfare, Not Slavery Destroys Black Families June 22, 2013
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Demand for slavery reparations delivered to Dutch embassy in Suriname June 20, 2013
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Racial violence since the death of Stephen Lawrence June 18, 2013
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Rape of Iraqi Women by US Forces as Weapon of War: Photos and Data Emerge June 18, 2013
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Constance Briscoe has been charged with perverting the course of justice June 13, 2013
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Petition targets affordable cervical cancer screening for Caribbean women June 13, 2013
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Jamaica government moves to stop child labour June 13, 2013
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‘Black supplementary schools need OUR support’ (repost) June 12, 2013
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Islamic boarding school fire in Bromley treated as suspicious by police June 09, 2013
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Gatlin shoots down Bolt in Rome June 07, 2013
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Sweden, ‘riots’ and far-right Facebook vigilantism June 06, 2013
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Britain has said sorry to the Mau Mau. The rest of the empire is still waiting June 06, 2013
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Two British soldiers admit sexual and racial abuse of Afghan citizens June 04, 2013
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Nigeria: New Law Bans Gay Marriage May 31, 2013
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Upsurge in anti-Muslim attacks May 30, 2013
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Second oldest man dies in Barbados at the age of 113 May 30, 2013
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Chinese schoolboy, 15, exposed as Egypt’s ancient temple graffiti vandal May 28, 2013
  Internet users name and shame teenager who scratched 3,500-year-old artwork Tuesday 28 May 2013 ... [MORE]

Timbuktu’s manuscripts were saved from jihadists May 26, 2013
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Brazil 'to write off' almost $900m of African debt May 25, 2013
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Timbuktu's literary gems face Islamists and decay in fight for survival May 20, 2013
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Inquest into Jimmy Mubenga’s death at the hands of G4S to begin May 09, 2013
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Malcolm Shabazz marks third generation of family's men killed May 09, 2013
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Deaths in immigration detention on the increase? May 03, 2013
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Racism Rears Its Ugly Head As First Black Cabinet Minister Takes Office In Italy May 02, 2013
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Minister for Women and Equalities Announces Scheme to Help Realise Your Childcare Business Aspirations May 01, 2013
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SUPPORT THE 100 Black Men Of London May 01, 2013
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An Open Letter to Michelle Obama: Beyonce is Not a Role Model April 30, 2013
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Machel Montano’s manager shot multiple times in Trinidad April 30, 2013
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Trinidad ruling party "needs to change its policies" - Warner April 29, 2013
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The story behind the new stamp for John Archer, Black Mayor of Battersea in 1906 April 29, 2013
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GUBA Foundation host event to raise autism awareness in African communities April 29, 2013
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Will Trinidad and Tobago lead the Caribbean? April 27, 2013
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Bolt vs. Blake in Brussels April 25, 2013
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DNA links Trinidad Caribs to Africa and North America April 24, 2013
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Barbados makes strides against human trafficking with recent arrests April 23, 2013
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For Blacks in Cuba, the Revolution Hasn’t Begun April 23, 2013
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Buying Black: Too Much Money Flows Out of the Black Community April 22, 2013
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African Students Who Invented Anti-Malaria Soap, Awarded $25,000 April 18, 2013
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Business is Warfare — Warfare is Business April 18, 2013
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Bi Kidude obituary April 17, 2013
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TUC Black workers — Putting Race Back on the Agenda April 17, 2013
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A Crowdfunding Site for Black Entrepreneurs April 16, 2013
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Urgent! Help save Black Heritage Today April 15, 2013
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Racism in Sport December 11, 2011
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Mumia's death sentence commuted to life imprisonment December 08, 2011
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Indifferent elites, poverty and police brutality December 05, 2011
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Protests over Ali Aarrass conviction December 01, 2011
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ROTA Equality and Free Schools project November 30, 2011
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Racist tram woman named and charged November 29, 2011
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Conrad Murray sentenced to four years in jail November 29, 2011
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Forced marriage in the UK: hidden from view November 28, 2011
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Racist woman on tram sparks outrage - WARNING EXPLICIT CONTENT November 28, 2011
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Tyler Perry's Open Letter to Penn State 11-Year-Old November 28, 2011
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Six HIV patients die after church tells them to stop taking meds because they were healed by God: report November 27, 2011
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Nick Clegg to accuse banks of racism November 24, 2011
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Government to apologise to Alder family over police custody death November 22, 2011
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Dr. Ben Yochannan Updated Report November 21, 2011
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Why Ghana musn’t give in to superstition November 17, 2011
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A history of US-sponsored violence in Haiti November 16, 2011
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Ethiopians: November is to remember! November 16, 2011
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Cash-crop colonialism and the attack on African agriculture November 16, 2011
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Latest Centerprise update November 15, 2011
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Christopher Alder: police to exhume body of woman buried in grave November 14, 2011
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WINDRUSH FOUNDATION wins initial* support from Heritage Lottery Fund November 10, 2011
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Joe Frazier Passes Away at Age 67 November 07, 2011
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Enrolment falls as EMA withdrawn November 04, 2011
By Saleh Mamon New figures on the numbers of students enrolling for further education reveal some worrying aspects in the access to education for p... [MORE]

Latest response from Hackney Council regarding proposed closure of Centerprise Trust November 04, 2011
---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Lola Akindoyin Date: 4 November 2011 09:51 Subject: Statement from Hackney Council To: centerpris... [MORE]

STOP Hackney Council attempting to close down Centerprise Trust Ltd November 01, 2011
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Wangari Maathai Remembrance October 25, 2011
To Professor Wangari Maathai's long time friends and supporters:  It is... [MORE]

PAINT FACTORIES IN ANCIENT AFRICA October 13, 2011
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Racism and skin colour: the many shades of prejudice October 04, 2011
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Dominica flooded September 28, 2011
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Firm's race shame after 'unfair' exit of sales rep September 25, 2011
A company which has just five black staff out of 800 was found to have racially discriminated against an African-Caribbean employee and effectively ... [MORE]

Equiano complaint - support and send your comments September 20, 2011
This is an email trail from Arthur Torrington (apologies if it looks a bit messy) but its regarding Olaudah Equiano and the lack of acknowledgement,... [MORE]

Congo Week October 16th - 22nd September 17, 2011
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US Supreme Court stays race-tinged Texas execution September 16, 2011
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World's Biggest Afro September 15, 2011
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Surprise man named highest paid in entertainment September 13, 2011
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Post Riot Comments from Patrick Vernon September 09, 2011
Panel examining the riots lacks independence and teeth To ensure the avoidance of politically expedient explanations, a public inquiry into the unr... [MORE]

Dave Neita's Article on Parenting September 05, 2011
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Marc Wadsworth analyses the riots that have rocked Britain August 13, 2011
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Jamaican Champions July 30, 2011
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Urgent Action on Sudan July 12, 2011
Hi everyone,  Please will you do a massively important thing that will take just a few seconds.  Please forward the message... [MORE]

No one should die like this July 12, 2011
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Will you join us in calling for the EDL march to be banned? July 11, 2011
On Saturday 3 September the English Defence League plan to march through the streets of Tower Hamlets. They want peddle their racism and hatred thro... [MORE]

The Story of Lovers Rock Film Project Newsletter July 11, 2011
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French Production Company Fined $46 Million for Failing to Distribute Spike Lee's Miracle at St. Anna July 06, 2011
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Do NOT buy or wear this.... July 03, 2011
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Clear Marcus Garvey's Name June 27, 2011
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US is Preparing to Invade Libya June 26, 2011
By Pan-Africanist InternationalHuge Marine Drill Confirms Ground Invasion of Libya, from Kurt Nimmo at InfoWars. Exercise Mailed Fist, covering much... [MORE]

Buju Banton sentenced to 10 years in prison June 23, 2011
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School's ban on boy's cornrows is 'indirect racial discrimination' June 18, 2011
High court rules against London secondary school after boy was refused entry for breaching ban on 'gang-related' hairstyles An 11-year-old boy who ... [MORE]

Why did Aminullah die? June 16, 2011
By Liz Fekete & Frances Webber 16 June 2011, 5:00pm French social services have been accused of failing a seventeen-year-old Afghan asylum see... [MORE]

Black and minority employees feel forced to leave job to progress career June 14, 2011
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Councillor Stephen Padmore faces allegation of racial discrimination June 13, 2011
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Wayne Berkeley Dies June 11, 2011
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Wayne Berkeley dies June 10, 2011
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Named teen shot in South London & racial commentary about the report June 08, 2011
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MALAWI: UK aid cuts hit health care June 03, 2011
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A proposed 'People's Commission of Inquiry' into gun and knife crime May 30, 2011
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Black Women Less Attractive - Women want a bad/rough man?! May 20, 2011
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Cherry Groce Notice of Funeral Arrangements May 16, 2011
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Nigeria: Pastor’s wife and child killed in sectarian violence May 11, 2011
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South African saxophonist Zim Ngqawana has died aged 51 May 10, 2011
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President Obama Roasts Trump (after his sh*t talk about him being President recently) May 05, 2011
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Culture of abuse in treatment of HIV/Aids May 05, 2011
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Save the Africa Centre May 04, 2011
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Racism: Swedish student leader appeal May 02, 2011
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JAMAICANS: ALIENS IN GHANA? May 01, 2011
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DC Police: Police Shooting Victim Had BB Gun April 27, 2011
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Dorothy 'Cherry' Groce dies today April 25, 2011
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Croc eats Aboriginal teenager April 22, 2011
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Ninety deaths since the murder of Stephen Lawrence April 21, 2011
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Violence breaks out in Nigeria after presidential elections April 19, 2011
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BME Cancer Patient Advisory Panel April 12, 2011
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Teenage attacker who caused baby to be thrown in street avoids jail April 02, 2011
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Family's anguish over death of man taken by police April 02, 2011
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Stockwell Shooting - man arrested April 01, 2011
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Death of Smiley Culture galvanises community March 31, 2011
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LOLEATTA HOLLOWAY DIES March 22, 2011
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Evidence of ANTI MUSLIM hate crime March 16, 2011
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Nate Dogg Dies March 15, 2011
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Smiley Culture Dies (during police raid) March 15, 2011
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Radacadabra - Royal Academy of Dance (children's website, aimed at ages 7 to 11) January 09, 2011
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