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Air pollution ‘harmful for those with failing hearts’

Posted  July 26, 2013  by  WHUT Howard University Television

9 July 2013 Last updated at 19:11 ET By Michelle Roberts Health editor, BBC News online Air pollution is harming people with weak hearts – even killing them, a big international study reveals. Experts estimate the toll includes thousands of Britons each year. The British Heart Foundation, which funded The Lancet work, says the UK […]

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Though Acceptance for Gay Americans Is Growing, Discrimination Persists

Posted  June 18, 2013  by  WHUT Howard University Television

A new survey by the Pew Research Center offers a complex view of what it’s like to be an LGBT American. The survey found that while 92 percent of LGBT Americans say society is more accepting, 53 percent say they still face discrimination. Ray Suarez talks with Paul Taylor, co-author of the survey, and Gary […]

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Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Blocked for Nov. Election

Posted  October 2, 2012  by  WHUT Howard University Television

A judge said today that Pennsylvania’s new voter ID law cannot take effect until after the Nov. 6 presidential election, meaning that voters in this swing state won’t yet have to show ID at the polls. In his ruling, Judge Robert Simpson said that the state had improved the system to issue voter IDs, but […]

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Watch Here! The Daily Drum Special – Housing and Education… Equality for ALL

Posted  October 16, 2015  by  WHUT Howard University Television

More than 60 years after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that segregated schools were unconstitutional and nearly 50 years after Congress passed the Fair Housing Act, communities across the United States continue to be divided along racial lines.  Can racial balance truly be achieved in housing and schools fairly in America? WHUR 96.3FM, HUR-Voices SiriusXM […]

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