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Announcing the 2014 No Wedding No Womb Essay Contest Winner, Christina Thomas

The No Wedding No Womb initiative has gone international, and is now an official program at Sixth Form Government School in Trinidad and Tobago! Two essay winners were selected, with Christina Thomas taking first place and receiving a $75 cash prize. Congratulations, Christina! CHRISTINA THOMAS SCHOOL: SIXTH FORM GOVERNMENT SCHOOL/ POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE ADDRESS OF SCHOOL: [...]


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0 “Map Your Future” Update: Platform to Break e-Ground!

“Map Your Future” Update: Platform to Break e-Ground!

Thanks to a very generous private party donation (TODAY!!) we know have enough to start building the social media platform for “Map Your Future!” MYF is the first- of- its- kind mentorship program operated completely online. Twenty children will be selected to participate for one year to interface with 100 mentors in various areas to [...]


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4 No Wedding No Womb Unveils New Logo!

No Wedding No Womb Unveils New Logo!

Special thanks to graphics designer,Lindsey Breeden, who did this wonderfully creative work of art pro bono. Look close. See the smiling baby? Share on Facebook


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0 NWNW Launches “Map Your Future” Campaign!

NWNW Launches “Map Your Future” Campaign!

First of it’s kind online mentorship program targeting at-risk high schoolers and first year college students, matching them with mentors across the world through video, instant messaging and social networking.


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29 Partial List: 2011 No Wedding No Womb Participants

Partial List: 2011 No Wedding No Womb Participants

Working list of the brave who will enter the battlefield. This year’s motto: “If you don’t see a problem, then…that’s the problem.”


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0 Founder and Organizer of Viral No Wedding No Womb! Initiative to Speak at Emory University

Founder and Organizer of Viral No Wedding No Womb! Initiative to Speak at Emory University

Christelyn D. Karazin to speak at the 14th Annual Herstory Conference, Thursday, March 24.


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2 No Wedding No Womb!â„¢ Announces Advisory Board

No Wedding No Womb!â„¢ Announces Advisory Board

Speech Thomas, Sophia Angeli Nelson, Dr. Linda Malone-Colon, and Elizabeth Marquardt joins NWNW in the fight to quell the out-of-wedlock problem in the black community.


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0 FamilyScholars.org: A New Marriage Leader…Who, Me? ;-)

FamilyScholars.org: A New Marriage Leader…Who, Me? ;-)

My dad on my wedding day as he wipes tears from his eyes after he told me he was “so proud.” I hope I still do, Dad. Until we meet again in Heaven…


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0 Time’s Up: Legitimate Dissent Versus Sabotage ~ by Khadija Nassif of “The Sojourner’s Passport” [Relevant, 2nd Essay, Open Forum]

Time’s Up: Legitimate Dissent Versus Sabotage ~ by Khadija Nassif of “The Sojourner’s Passport” [Relevant, 2nd Essay, Open Forum]

The topic of online activism, and the difference between dissenters and saboteurs came up during a recent conversation. I believe that far too many African-American bloggers are dangerously naive about the difference between these two categories. I believe this is because most of them have never had the opportunity to participate in an actual, sustained movement (as opposed to agitating about a single individual or incident).


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1 NWNW on The Grio!

NWNW on The Grio!

Tuesday, September 22, 2010 “100 bloggers” of note will join forces for a project titled “No Wedding, No Womb!” started by blogger and social activist Christelyn Karazin.


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1 NWNW Participants!

NWNW Participants!

Liberal and conservative, Republican and Democrat, Christian, Jewish and Muslim, e pluribus unum (out of many, one)


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