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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

Is Obama Trying to Kill Black Colleges? (Part II)

Is Obama Trying to Kill Black Colleges? (Part II)

(NNPA) Few things irk me more than hearing someone say or imply that now that we have a Black president, perhaps the tim... Read more

Julianne Malveaux

World is Indifferent to Missing Nigerian Girls

World is Indifferent to Missing Nigerian Girls

(NNPA) One could not help but be impressed by the millions that turned out in Paris to stand against the Islamist terror... Read more

France’s History of Violence

France’s History of Violence

(NNPA) In the aftermath of the killings of staff at the Charlie Hebdo magazine in Paris, there has been near universal o... 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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"Broad-Stroke" Thinking

“Broad-Stroking,” an Umbrella idiom, embraces meanings of contrary (positive/negative) opposites. Further complications are from assigned connotations on different Cosmic Planes—and any given concept is unique... Read more

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