Stories for May 2013

Friday, May 31

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BAEO applauds standardized testing gains in Louisiana

A recent survey by BAEO and the American Federation for Children revealed that nearly 94 percent of parents of scholarship students were happy with their child’s academic progress at their scholarship school.

Wednesday, May 29

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BLACK WORLD - Week of 5-29-2013

Week of 5-29-2013

ETHIOPIA – Ethiopian activist, Bogaletch Gebre, has won an international prize for her campaign to eradicate female genital mutilation (FGM). She was awarded the King Baudouin Prize...

Monday, May 6

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President Barack Obama 'couldn't be prouder' of Jason Collins

President Barack Obama told reporters Tuesday that he was "very proud" of Collins, the 34-year-old NBA player who revealed that he was gay in a Sports Illustrated column this week.