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6:53 AM / Sunday May 26, 2019

Commentary

Politically Uncorrected: The mandate myth

February 6, 2010

The winning party inexorably ‘discovers’ – be it a landslide like Johnson in 1964 or a squeaker like Bush in 2000 – that the voters have delivered a mandate. And not just any mandate. But one that serendipitously demands enactment of the very program the new administration already plans to enact.

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Willie Lynch lives! Limbaugh and Reid resurrect the devil

January 25, 2010

For those of you who do not know who Willie Lynch was or the significance of his contribution to the history of race and slavery in the Americas, it may be enough to know that the term ‘lynching’ was derived from his name. But it isn’t the entire story.

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Obama: Terror attack ‘dots’ not connected

January 11, 2010

WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama scolded 20 of his highest-level officials last Tuesday over the botched Christmas Day terror attack on an airliner bound for Detroit, taking them jointly to task for “a screw-up that could have been disastrous” and should have been avoided…

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What a Decade! 2000-2009 Top News

December 24, 2009

On Sept. 11, 2001, four U.S. jetliners were taken over by terrorists with links to al Qaeda, a militant terrorist group led by Osama bin Laden. Two of the hijacked airliners were flown into the World Trade Center towers in NewYork City; a third severely damaged the Pentagon in Arlington, Va., and a fourth plane crashed in Shanksville, Pa., after a group of passengers attempted to seize the plane from the hijackers…

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Recent News

Go With The-Flo

Following accusations of sexual misconduct, Jason Mitchell is being dropped from projects

May 24, 2019

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Seniors

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May 17, 2019

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Color Of Money

Evans to hold free Federal Services and Jobs Fair on June 8

May 24, 2019

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Food And Beverage

Keep Cool on the Grill

May 24, 2019

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Oasis

Bright Hope Baptist Church celebrates first pastoral anniversary of Rev. Dr. Darron D. McKinney

May 24, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Rev. Dr. Darron D. McKinney, Sr.  (Photo credit: Kala J.) On Sunday, May 19, 2019,...

Stateside

Nation’s racial wealth gap worsens with federal tax cuts: Black families have a dime for every dollar held by White families

May 23, 2019

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The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff