Black History Month

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Miko Branch and Larry Mullins
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Adam Warner
January 28, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Entrepreneurs Miko Branch and her late sister Titi Branch were the brains behind Miss Jessie’s, a hair product line that has become a go-to for people with curly hair.
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Miko Branch and Larry Mullins
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Larry C. Mullins
January 28, 2019 - 4:31 pm
For a guy who has absolutely, positively, not a trace of hair..I can tell you everything you need to know about hair care, texture and conditioning. It’s all thanks to my new friend, Ms. Miko Branch, who stopped by the studio today. Her grandmother (Jessie Mae Branch) is the inspiration behind Miko...
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Giselle Burgess
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Adam Warner
January 28, 2019 - 1:51 pm
A single Queens mother who found herself in a homeless shelter with five children took her situation as a starting point to create something greater for her own daughters and other homeless girls in New York City.
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Giselle Burgess Larry Mullins
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Larry C. Mullins
January 28, 2019 - 10:19 am
“…I don’t know if I could have done it.” I met Giselle Burgess, the troop leader for Girl Scout Troop 6000 here in New York. And I truly don’t know if I could have been in the mindset to pull off what she did, while living at a hotel turned homeless shelter in Queens. She and her girls had been...
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Apollo Theater
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January 27, 2019 - 1:40 pm
There will be plenty of ways to celebrate Black History Month across New York City this month, from musical performances to exhibits and city walks. Here are some notable events being held throughout February.
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February 22, 2018 - 5:22 pm
One person's experience may be another's offensive stereotype.
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Larry C. Mullins
February 17, 2017 - 12:00 am
Hosted by 1010 WINS’ Larry Mullins Produced for 1010 WINS by Sharon Barnes-Waters Video of Race 101: What Young People Think About Race Relations For the final week of Black History Month, we bring you a one-hour special called Race 101: What Young People Think About Race Relations. Larry Mullins...
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