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America's Law Enforcement Agencies are Out of Control

America's Law Enforcement Agencies are Out of Control

Lately it seems, every week we hear of some national story of police abuse, brutality, and/or killing unarmed citizens (... Read more

Proof that the Supreme Court Got it Wrong in Shelby

Proof that the Supreme Court Got it Wrong in Shelby

When the Supreme Court gutted a key provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act nearly two years ago in Shelby County v. Hol... Read more

Julianne Malveaux

A Young Sister 'Hashtagged' Me Out of My Silo

A Young Sister 'Hashtagged' Me Out of My Silo

(NNPA) When a colleague dropped the line, “You can’t hashtag your way to freedom,” I loved it! I laughed out loud, and p... Read more

Normalizing Relations with Castro

Normalizing Relations with Castro

(NNPA) I was standing in Jacksonville, Fla. airport awaiting a flight home when I looked up at the television at the gat... Read more

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Zeta Phi “Skid” Rho: USC Fraternity Raises Awareness of Homelessnes

LOS ANGELES – On April 2, 2015, USC students will make 5,000 sandwiches for the homeless and participate in activities to promote initiatives to comba... Read more

Chuck Washington Becomes First African-American Riverside County Supervisor

Washington, who was appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown, makes history in the 125 years of Riverside County Board of Supervisors By Corey Arvin Staff Wri... Read more

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"Killer" Police -- "Concept" Introduction (1)

One part of my Orthopaedic Surgical practice was serving as a police surgeon. In appreciation, I received an honorary membership in the Fraternal Order of... Read more

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