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Message to the Community

Both our allies and our adversaries are listening closely to what the President says and sometimes doesn’t say, which is why previous Presidents were extremely scripted when they spoke to the public, and they had a strong command of the issues. Being politically correct is important because your words can offend and/or be misinterpreted, which is why Presidents are very careful of what they say.

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Cultural Calendar

Our Cultural Calendar lists supported and/or sponsored events throughout the year which promote and raise the level of Black pride for our children and families.

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June 17th: Juneteenth 2017. Celebrate with Us!
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TRIP: PCOL & African Genesis are going to Ghana Aug. 2019.
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Open Letter to the Philadelphia Black Community to support black businesses.
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PCOL Initiatives

Get ready to mark your calendars! PCOL is in the community addressing issues important to African Americans. Watch for opportunities to get involved.

2017: The Black Family Reunion
Black Male Engagement
Black Male Engagement
Afro-Caribbean Partnership
Afro-Caribbean Partnership

Tom Joyner Announces Retirement
Tom Joyner, founder and host of the syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show says that he will soon be retiring in 2019.
Nikki Giovanni calls out Trump and Cosby
The award-winning writer, activist and educator became famous during the Black Power and Black Arts movement,
New President/CEO for NAACP
As new threats to communities of color continue to flare up daily, the NAACP on Saturday named Derrick Johnson as president.
Ben Jealous, Van Jones Discuss Law Enforcement Reform
Jealous and Jones recently spoke to the AFRO about the fight for law enforcement reform in Baltimore City and across the nation.
Philly on Amazon's list for distribution center
Mayor Jim Kenney and a host of elected officials, business leaders, university presidents and others are making the argument for Philadelphia.
Jemele Hill Suspeneded from ESPN
After a few tweets about Donald Trump, her career was threatened.

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