The Defender Digital Editions

July 21, 2016


  • Local Newstalk: Black-on-Black banking new form of protest urged; Forum addresses police shootings;
  • National: NAACP, GOP conventions eye November elections; Sterling family calls for peace in Baton Rouge
  • Entertainment: Leslie Jones & Kate McKinnon bring ‘Ghostbusters’ back to life
  • Email marketing can engage small business clients
  • Black Lives Matter is truth for #NNPAGenNext; Lowe joining UH College of Arts
  • Opinion: We must build one America; Too many lives have been lost
  • Pro & College Sports: Astros poised for second half despite slow start
  • High School Sports: PABA serves as sanctuary for Black youth
  • Top Events: Christmas In July Sock Drive; Pinot And Passports; A Courageous Conversation

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