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Top 5 Live – Tuesday July 28

Today's top stories include: Farewells to Bobbi Kristina Brown flood social media, Millions in NTI funds remain unspent, Obama dives into GOP primary fight, slams Trump, Huckabee, Acquitted narcotics cops sue city's top brass for defamation, In Philadelphia, doing hard - and hot - time.

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WURD Events

Join WURD on July 31 at AAMP to Celebrate the Life and Legacy of Walter P. Lomax, Jr., M.D.

Join WURD on July 31 to celebrate the life and legacy of Walter P. Lomax, Jr., M.D.! We will honor his birthday with a day-long tribute and live broadcast from the African American Museum in Philadelphia (701 Arch Street) from 10am -7pm.

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Makes Me Wanna Holler

There is a thread on Black Twitter called #HappyBlackGirlDay, where posts are used to uplift and celebrate Black femininity. In the wake of Sandra Bland's death and so many other insults and insensitivity toward sisterhood, this social media practice feels more like urgent necessity.

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Health & Wellness

Go With The Flow Kicks Off at Point of Destination Cafe

Thanks to all who joined the WURD family for the first session of Go With the Flow, our 4-part Qigong series with Dr. Carol Penn! We had a wonderful time learning about the healing power of this amazing energy-balancing practice.

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The Calling…and The Doing

Knowing your purpose is one thing. Properly executing that purpose in the world requires a different kind of spiritual fortitude.

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Race & Diaspora

Interview: Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Rev. Leah Daughtry at NAACP Convention

Check out this great conversation between WURD's Sara Lomax-Reese, Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and DNC Convention CEO, Rev. Leah Daughtry and the NAACP's 106th National Convention in Philadelphia.

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