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Freedom Quest

AP Poll: No improvement in racial attitudes

November 2, 2012

Racial attitudes have not improved in the four years since the US elected its first black president, an Associated Press poll finds, as a slight majority of Americans now express prejudice toward blacks whether they recognize those feelings or not.

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“Stop and Frisk” has to stop!

June 10, 2012

Last year in New York City, police stopped and interrogated black men and boys between the ages 14 and 24 a total of 168,126 times. The total population of black men and boys aged 14 through 24 in New York City is 158,406. 

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Primary Election shows power still held by “Old Guard”

April 29, 2012

There were at least a dozen contests pitting long-term incumbents against young upstarts or all-out battles to fill vacant seats left by State Representatives who had exited early to seek other elective offices. Only in the 182nd District where Brian Sims apparently has beaten veteran legislator Babette Josephs, 71…

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Recent News

Go With The-Flo

Tracee Ellis Ross hosted the AMAs while her mother, Diana Ross took the stage for a rare performance

November 22, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO: Tracee Ellis Ross  ( Photo:  Kathy Hutchins / shutterstock.com) By Florence Anthony Congrats to Kevin...

Seniors

Protect your health and your card

November 22, 2017

Making the most of Medicare Open Enrollment   Family Features Eating well and regular exercise are part...

Food And Beverage

Helpful Holiday Recipes for the Home Chef

November 22, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO: Milo’s Sweet Tea Turkey Brine (Photo courtesy of Getty Images) Family Features With everything that goes into...

Entertainment

The Philly Cultural Beat

November 22, 2017

By Steve Bryant The Thanksgiving weekend is usually the kickoff to the holiday season in Philadelphia, and...

Health

Control your diabetes while controlling costs

November 22, 2017

BPT Controlling the “ABCs of diabetes,” namely A1C, blood pressure and cholesterol levels, is difficult enough, but...

Oasis

The storm is passing over

November 22, 2017

By Dianna Hobbs A 29-year-old gunman named Travis Green opened fire at a store in a suburb...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff