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James Patterson Gives Away $5.3M

James Patterson donates $5.3M to Howard University and other recipients after speaking about racism in publishing. James Patterson, who competes with Stephen King for the highest paid author and has sold more than 400 million copies of the several hundred novels published under his name, has been throwing money at the future of writing lately. […]


Homeless to Howard’s James Ward Proves Even the Homeless Can Be Successful

James Ward is a freshman at Howard University.  He is on track to become a physicist. He also used to be homeless. James’ mom, Sherell, raised three kids as a single mom who suffered from alcoholism.  Growing up, the family hadn’t ever had a stable home until they moved into the Union Rescue Mission when […]