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Marc Morial Articles
»  Looking For Ways to Make Democracy...
Looking For Ways to Make Democracy...

“Can we forget for whom we are forming a government?  Is it for men, or for the imaginary beings called States?” -  James Wilson, delegate to the...




George Curry Articles
»  Bill Tompkins is named President,...
Bill Tompkins is named President,...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Respected media and entertainment executive William G. Tompkins, Jr. has been name president and chief executive officer of the National...


What President Obama...

For Republicans, the November 2nd midterm elections were about 2012, not 2010. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell...

Enough with Beck’s...

Glenn Beck has issued a tepid apology after mocking President Obama’s 11-year-old daughter. I do not accept his...

Is gay becoming the new...

Leave it to Rev. Wendell Anthony, president of the Detroit branch of the NAACP, to organize a panel discussion on the...

Murder to miracle in...

To many Blacks who grew up in the Deep South before the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, the election of James...



William Reed Articles
»  Doing Business at National Harbor...
Doing Business at National Harbor...

National Harbor is a $4 billion, 300-acre development just south of Washington, D.C.,  along the Potomac River in Oxon Hill, Prince George’s County, Maryland.  Emerging in the metropolitan skyline at National...



Earth Talk Articles
»  What are Some Ways I Can Get My...
What are Some Ways I Can Get My...

Dear EarthTalk:  What are some ways I can get my college to be more green?     - Bill Ott, Troy, NYIn recent years, colleges and universities have...



Marian Wright Articles
»  Please Make Sure to Stay Strong:...

The last few weeks have been a very difficult time for so many of us and we may want to give up the struggle to ensure every child an equal chance to live and learn and grow...





Lillie Howard Articles
»  President Elect Donald Trump, What...
President Elect Donald Trump, What...

On Thursday, Nov. 17th President elect Donald Trump visited Congress and met with the Republican Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan. Speaker Paul Ryan said, “Donald Trump...



Chris Stevenson Articles
»  In An Era of Heightened Police and...
In An Era of Heightened Police and...

 Former death row inmate and convicted cop-killer Mumia abu-Jamal is currently facing his greatest battle. You may think I’m referring to the illness he has been...




Larry Lucas Articles
»  Tips to avoid melanoma this summer...
Tips to avoid melanoma this summer...

As the warmer days of summer near, Americans begin happily spending more time outdoors. Whether having a picnic, playing sports, going for a long walk or just enjoying the sunshine, many of our families’ activities - and memorable moments -...





Sandy Altman Articles
»  Ageism – The Hidden Discrimination
Ageism – The Hidden Discrimination

So here you are, 55 years old, house with a mortgage you can just afford, helping your kids finish school and maybe planning a nice vacation.  You have a nice, secure position with a...



Dr. Manning Marable Articles
»  Economics of war: from King to...
Economics of war: from King to...

Over forty years ago, on April 4, 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered an historic, antiwar address at New York City’s Riverside Church. King declared that the...



Harry Alford Articles
»  There Will Never be Another Fidel...
There Will Never be Another Fidel...

Born (August 13, 1926) out of wedlock on his father’s sugarcane farm in the third world nation of Cuba, Fidel Castro grew up to attend and study law from the University...








 




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