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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

Shelby County to Washington, D.C. March Needed

Shelby County to Washington, D.C. March Needed

(NNPA) After ceremonies wrap up Sunday in Alabama commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery March an... Read more

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Democrats Still Searching for Winning Formula

Democrats Still Searching for Winning Formula

(NNPA) Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel just got spanked. Despite a campaign war chest of more than $15 million and the suppor... Read more

Is Gender Equality, Equal Pay for Women Falling on Deaf Ears?

Is Gender Equality, Equal Pay for Women Falling on Deaf Ears?

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Condoleezza Rice to Keynote Royce's 7th Annual Women's Conference

On Jan. 28, U.S. Representative Ed Royce (R-Fullerton) announced that former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will deliver the keynote address at h... Read more

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

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African "Star/Halo" (Icon) Concepts

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In African Tradition the equivalent of the C16 English word "Icon" (Greek eikon, 'be like') derived out of the "Star/Halo" concept. An eventually realized intent... Read more