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Freedom Is Not Free But Worth Fighting For Every Day

Freedom Is Not Free But Worth Fighting For Every Day

My wife took me to see the movie Selma this weekend and it stirred up vivid memories of my life during the fifties, sixt... Read more

Jimmie Lee Jackson Inspired Selma March

Jimmie Lee Jackson Inspired Selma March

(NNPA) Although Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and John Lewis captured the headlines, it was the death of 26-year-old Jimmi... Read more

Julianne Malveaux

The Real Barack Obama Re-Emerges

The Real Barack Obama Re-Emerges

(NNPA) President Barack Obama knocked it out of the park during the State of the Union address. He was strong, progressi... Read more

Terror in the Name of Religion

Terror in the Name of Religion

(NNPA) It has been deeply disturbing to hear and read suggestions that there is something inherently violent in Islam th... Read more

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275,000 Students Receive Free Tickets to Academy Award®-Nominated "Selma"

Los Angeles is one of 12 new cities to join the movement HOLLYWOOD – Los Angeles has joined the growing movement led by African-American business lea... Read more

New Report: Former Prisoners Often Don’t Know They Can Vote

BERKELEY – California permits former state prisoners to vote once they have completed their sentence or parole, but many formerly incarcerated Califor... Read more

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Free Will

Free Will

A prominent Ma’atian concept during Ancient Egypt’s Old Kingdom (5660-4188 BC) was of humans modeling the image of God—i.e. imbued with Free Will, “Heart”/Mind, and... Read more

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