Benjamin Hooks

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Today’s ‘Live Better With Willie Jolley’ Tip: Setting Goals

To turn your resolutions into realities, it is essential that you make motivation a part of your daily routine. Read or listen to something motivational to fill your mind with that which is positive and encouraging. Find something (a book, a tape or music) that encourages and inspires you to dream and then motivates you to go after your dreams. I recommend that you make this ‘Live Better’ tip a part of your daily routine. It will help you to grow, help you to focus and help you to stay motivated. Remember that it only takes a minute to change your life. If you invest in yourself, you will see results in an amazing amount of time. Make a resolution to stay motivated this year.

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Jan. 13: Former executive director of the NAACP, Benjamin Hooks is 85


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Jan. 13, 1979: A commemorative stamp of Martin Luther King, Jr. is issued by the U.S. Postal Service as part of its Black Heritage USA commemorative series. The stamp of the slain civil rights leader is the second in the series.  (Source: