Philadelphian brings more ‘Unity in the Community’ during the holidays with NBA’s Ben Simmons

South Philly native, Anton Moore, and the NBA’s and Philadelphia 76ers’ rising star, Ben Simmons, connected recently to assist those in need and spread some holiday cheer. “We worked on this for three weeks and we had to keep it a secret from the families until the day of the event,” Moore said of the four families taken on a “surprise shopping spree … Continue reading Philadelphian brings more ‘Unity in the Community’ during the holidays with NBA’s Ben Simmons

A ‘triple threat’ multimedia experience, Tavis Smiley’s ‘Death Of A King’ chronicles MLK’s prophetic life

https://www.facebook.com/harrybelafonte/posts/10155768551376168 Adhering to Gandhi’s philosophy of nonviolence, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is universally regarded as a fervent fighter for peace, equality and justice. Believing Americans of all backgrounds should be judged for the content of their character, and not by the color of their skin, the Atlanta-born leader of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference sought to rid American, … Continue reading A ‘triple threat’ multimedia experience, Tavis Smiley’s ‘Death Of A King’ chronicles MLK’s prophetic life

A respected sports statesman, 87ers ambassador and Harlem Globetrotters alum is faithfully focused [PHOTO GALLERY]

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United Nations, UN Day are worth celebrating and investment

https://www.instagram.com/p/BaFBd4gH0xw/?taken-by=una.usa “The John Birch Society wants less government, more individual responsibility, and with God’s help, a better world,” Chris Affleck told Philadelphia Media Network’s Stu Bykofsky last month. Chapter leader of the “archly conservative, fright-wing” John Birch Society in the Holmesburg section of Philadelphia, last week Affleck — a Philadelphia Water Department surveyor, penned Get out of United Nations (pictured above). In response to … Continue reading United Nations, UN Day are worth celebrating and investment

MOBB United mom encourages dialogue, aims to change perception of black boys and men | HuffPost

According to mappingpoliceviolence.org, police throughout America have killed 883 people this year, with 207 of those fatalities being black people. Only 6 officers have been charged with a crime resulting from these deaths. In 2016, police killed at least 309 black people. This is one of a multitude of issues that concern Kara L. Higgins, a … Continue reading MOBB United mom encourages dialogue, aims to change perception of black boys and men | HuffPost