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Jesse Jackson Endorses Obama in Presidential Bid

March 31, 2007 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) CHICAGO (AP) Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson said Thursday he’s backing Democrat Barack Obama in his presidential bid, giving his support to a new generation of black politicians. “He has my vote,” the Rev. Jackson told The Associated Press in a telephone interview. Jackson sought the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988, […]

GEORGE WALLACE GETS SLY: Comedian welcomes Sly Stone to his ‘Vegas show.

March 31, 2007 by  
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Tweet       (Akiit.com) Comedian-writer George Wallace, whose career rocketed when he became a writer for “The Redd Foxx Show,” has now become a very popular staple of the Las Vegas Strip.       Wallace is one of the many entertainers that is making Sin City one of the premiere entertainment destinations, selling out shows nightly.       […]

Rapper Rev. Run Featured On Oprah Winfrey Show

March 31, 2007 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Talk show mogul Oprah Winfrey hasn’t received much love from the Hip-Hop community lately. Minor incidents with Hip-Hop stars such as Ludacris and Ice Cube has the billionaire deemed a Hip-Hop hater by many, but hopefully an appearance by a Hip-Hop legend on Winfrey’s show will silence critics. Joseph “Reverend Run” Simmons from […]

Mo’Nique Profoundly Touched by Prison Visit

March 31, 2007 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Former “The Parkers” star Mo’Nique went to prison to do a comedy show — and says she found the experience more profoundly affecting than she could have imagined. “Don’t misunderstand me. Most people who are in prison, should be. But, some who are there are not bad people. They just got caught in […]

The First Urban Literature “Lending Library” Launches

March 30, 2007 by  
Filed under Arts/Literature

Tweet A Readers’ Delight in Urban Fiction Rental Service Amityville, NY (Akiit.com) – One year ago, Urban Club Books, Inc. of Amityville, NY opened as a small community bookstore featuring books of all genres by African American authors. Today, Urban Club Books, Inc. launches the first urban literature “Lending Library Club.” The “Lending Library” is […]

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