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6:00 PM / Saturday June 6, 2020

Commentary

Jealous did much to insure that activism remained the NAACP’s watchword

September 20, 2013

Outgoing NAACP President Ben Jealous was well familiar with the hard knocks that the NAACP had taken in the years before he took over the reins of the organization. Many blacks denounced it as a tired, old organization that had lost its way and ceased being the fighting organization for civil rights of years past. 

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There is no good use of the N-word

September 14, 2013

A New York City federal jury last week found an employer liable for maintaining a hostile work environment when one of its supervisors continuously used the N-word in the work place.  What was different and significant about this case was that both the employee and the supervisor…

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President Obama’s Syria strike poses major challenge to backers

September 9, 2013

Within moments after President Barack Obama bluntly indicated that he was ready and willing to strike Syrian President Bashar Assad’s forces for its alleged mass chemical attack on civilians, dozens of the most liberal House Democrats signed a letter warning him to tread very carefully on any Syrian action.

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Forward and Lateral Movement

August 31, 2013

The problem I have with many of the celebrations of our nation’s history is that they don’t always tell the entire story of how we got from Point A, the time the event being celebrated, to Point B, the time when we commemorate it. In the name of making it palatable to everyone, we tend to leave a few things out.

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The Budget is still the GOP’s signature hit on President Obama

August 11, 2013

GOP Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell is nothing if not persistent. And it’s always the same issue with the same motive. The issue is the budget. And to hear McConnell and the GOP leaders tell it, President Barack Obama’s alleged penchant for squandering tens of billions on…

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You are invited to do this for Trayvon

July 29, 2013

As of Tuesday morning, one million people have signed an NAACP petition asking the Department of Justice to pursue federal and civil rights charges against George Zimmerman after he was founded not guilty in the murder of Trayvon Martin.

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