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The Sidney Wood Show: I Don’t Want To Take My Husbands Last Name

Today on the show we read a letter from TheRoot.com:   “My fiancé has become adamant about me taking his last name after we’re married. I’ve always told him that I was keeping my name […]

WAOK-AM–07/11/2013

Nearly half -- 48 percent -- of young women say the first time they lived with a guy, they weren't married. (Photo by John Gichigi/Getty Images)

CDC: Nearly Half Of Young Women Move In With Men Before Marriage

Nearly half — 48 percent — of young women say the first time they lived with a guy, they weren’t married.

04/04/2013

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What Have We Learned? Are We Still In The Dark?

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about what have we learned from the Trayvon Martin case. We spoke with Pauletta Washington, the wife of Denzel Washington, about the stage play “Two Trains […]

WAOK-AM–02/27/2013

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Mo Ivory: I Called Off My Engagement (I’m More Afraid Of Divorce Than Marriage)

We met at a barbecue in May 2010. We got engaged in December 2011. I called off the engagement in September 2012. Some called it courageous, some called it selfish. For me, it was the […]

WAOK-AM–02/12/2013

The Mo Ivory Show – It’s Free Your Mind Friday 1/4/13

It’s Free Your Mind Friday on The Mo Ivory Show! Anything that’s on your mind, just call Mo up and let her know what it is. Mo free’s her mind about: The new Clayton County Commission and speaks […]

WAOK-AM–01/04/2013

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Atlanta Mayor Announces Support Of Gay Marriage

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed is saying he now supports gay marriage and that same-sex couples have a “fundamental right” to wed.

12/11/2012

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Racism In The Chruch

A black couple in Mississippi was denied by a white church when they requested to get married there. Couple, Charles and Te’Andrea Wilson of Jackson, Mississippi, says they were getting ready to exchange nuptials at […]

07/31/2012

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Black Couple Says Racism Forced Wedding Relocation

A Mississippi couple says the church where they planned to get married turned them away because they are black.

WAOK-AM–07/28/2012

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[AUDIO] 7/22/12 The Princess Monique Show RELAUNCH!

“It’s time for Princess Monique”!  She’s back with a BIGGER, BETTER & LARGER outreach. That’s right! The Princess Monique Show is not just about teen girls anymore but for women, about women and by women. […]

07/22/2012

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Chick-fil-A President Takes Public Position Against Same Sex Marriage

Gay rights advocates say they’re surprised that the president of fast-food chain Chick-fil-A has taken a public position against same-sex marriage.

07/19/2012

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