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Marc Morial Articles
»  By the Numbers: Part 2, Jobs
By the Numbers: Part 2, Jobs

"The hardest work in the world is being out of work." – Whitney M. Young, National Urban League President 1961-1971 One of the advantages of my position as 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
»  The “Race Together” Project
The “Race Together” Project

In this country the only thing more mock able than a White Liberal trying to do the right thing when it comes to race is when a corporation burdened by alternating priorities and conscious, tries to get a piece of the...



Earth Talk Articles
»  Is it too Late for Us to Stop...
Is it too Late for Us to Stop...

Dear EarthTalk: What is the best way to measure how close we are to the dreaded "point of no return" with climate change? In other words, when do we think we will have gone...



Marian Wright Articles
»  Thank God for Peanut Butter and...
Thank God for Peanut Butter and...

Article Kaylyn Sigman is a high school senior with big plans. A star soccer player from a poor rural Appalachian Ohio community who loves calculus and creative writing,...





Lillie Howard Articles
»  The Most Passionate &...
The Most Passionate &...

This is the time of year allocated for the acknowledgement and celebration of our history. First and foremost, let’s put this in its proper perspective so that Black...



Chris Stevenson Articles
»  Cosby… Right? Part 2
Cosby… Right? Part 2

There is a possibility of conspiracy. In fact let’s call it Operation NBC, for No Bill Cosby. First of all there is no such animal as an untouchable black man. We see...




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
»  Getting Ready for the Medicaid...
Getting Ready for the Medicaid...

In the many years that I have been practicing Elder Law, only once did 1 actually hear a client say that she would rather spend her waning years in a nursing home. 1did not actually hear...



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
»  Maybe Missouri is Starting to Move
Maybe Missouri is Starting to Move

I first started interacting with Black business advocates of Missouri back in the late 1980’s. When my wife Kay and I started trying to build a national network of...








 




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