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Tavis Smiley, Dr. Cornell West, bring poverty tour to Cleveland, Ohio, today, Sept. 12, from 5-7 pm at Cuyahoga Community College, Eastern Campus, the tour targets key battleground states like Ohio

Tavis Smiley (right) and Dr. Cornell West Dr. Cornell West Tavis Smiley By Kathy Wray Coleman, Associate Publisher, Editor, Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com  ( ) and ( ) CLEVELAND, Ohio- Famed television and radio personality and community activist Tavis Smiley, and Dr. Cornell West, one of America's most noted scholars and authors on Black issues, will hold a poverty tour suggestion today, Sept. 12, 2012  from 5 to 7 pm at Cuyahoga Community College Eastern Campus in Highland Hills, Oh.,  a suburb of Cleveland. Smiley and West are targeting key battleground states for the November 6 presidential election to emphasize the extent that the poor community has been disenfranchised by Republican Part agendas designed to silence the Democratic vote.  In addition to Ohio, the  states for the tour are Pennsylvania, Virginia and Florida. The event is free and