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Obama Campaign Tried To Hurt Black Press

The Obama campaign got mad and dropped advertising in black newspapers due to letter about its lack of spending in black newspapers, the National Newspaper Publishers Association Chairman Cloves Campbell said. The Obama campaign had […]

WAOK-AM–01/31/2013

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Django Director Gets An Open Letter About His Use Of The N-Word

N-word guru Attorney Roy Miller today wrote an open letter to try to get Django director Quentin Tarantino to apologize for using the N-word. Tarantino used of the N-word following garnering Best Screenplay at the […]

WAOK-AM–01/17/2013

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Power To Mostly White Women?

This is how Obama defines diversity! “So if you think about my first four years, the person who probably had the most influence on my foreign policy was a woman. The people who were in […]

WAOK-AM–01/15/2013

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Django Action Figures

The new buzz around town are the new Django action figure dolls to coincide with the new movie,  Django Unchained.  On Tuesday, activist and radio personality Al Sharpton  felt the dolls have crossed the line and he […]

WAOK-AM–01/09/2013

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Susan Rice Drops Out Of Running For Secretary Of State

U.S. ambassador Susan Rice has announced today that she is dropping out of the running to be the next secretary of state. This decision comes after months of criticism over her Benghazi comments. During and […]

WAOK-AM–12/13/2012

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NAACP Official Seeks To Strip Organization Of Its Nonprofit Status

A suspended NAACP official today began circulating a petition to strip the organization of its nonprofit status. “I am doing it because the NAACP is proclaiming to be helping the people in the community and […]

WAOK-AM–12/11/2012

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Jamie Foxx Gets Backlash For SNL Monologue

Actor, singer and comedian Jamie Foxx was a special guest on Saturday Night Live last Saturday for the second time. During one of his skits he sang a song that raised a few eyebrows among […]

WAOK-AM–12/10/2012

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Guess Who Is Coming To ….LUNCH!

On Thursday, Governor Romney will have a private lunch at the White House with President Obama in the Private Dining Room.  It will be the first opportunity they have had to visit since the election.  […]

WAOK-AM–11/28/2012

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[VIDEO] Morgan Freeman Supports Gay Marriage

The actor known for his leading role in “Lean On Me,” has now became the spokesperson for gay marriage. Morgan Freeman has recently been chosen to narrate a new ad for marriage equality. The video was release by […]

WAOK-AM–11/26/2012

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Talk Show Host Ousted After Calling Blacks ‘Bigots’

Well known afternoon drive-time talk  show host, Kevin Slaten, has ben let go from KFNS (590 AM) for making racial comments. During his live broadcast, he made remarks about the presidential election and that African-Americans voted […]

WAOK-AM–11/13/2012

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