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Yakira Levi received a BA in Arts, Entertainment and Media Management from Columbia College Chicago. She attended graduate school at North Park University. Writer and copywriter, she has been published in various publications and media platforms. Experience includes publishing music, books, online content, journalism, and digital marketing. Yakira Levi has provided brand writing and creative marketing services for music entertainers for more than 20 years. She also enjoys creating music, broadcasting, and writing music related content. Yakira Levi is a National Writers Union member of UAW Local 1981 AFL-CIO, and Press pass carrying member of the International Federation of Journalists.
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The Chicago Defender is the oldest and most respected African-American newspaper in Chicago. Founded in 1905 by Robert Sengstacke Abbott, the Chicago Defender celebrated its 111th Anniversary in 2016. It was recognized nationally as the second most widely read and best African-American Newspaper by Nielson and Essence Survey 2014.
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West Suburban Journal is the leading weekly print and multimedia news source serving Proviso Township and West Cook County. West Suburban Journal is the recipient of several community and journalism awards including the NAACP Excellence in Media Award.

• Articles are run in both print and online formats.

• Story and Photo Credit: Yakira Levi
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RedHotRadio.FM is a variety internet radio station and digital media platform, geared towards promoting creative people, providing socially conscious conversation, and playing dope music!