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Education

‘My Long Trip Home: A Family Memoir’

November 20, 2011

As Managing Editor of CNN Worldwide, Mark Whitaker is currently in charge of content and reporting for the world’s largest, global television network. Previously, he made history as Newsweek’s first African American Editor-in-Chief.

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Manning Marable’s MALCOLM X: A Life of Reinvention

April 11, 2011

Over ten years in the making. Manning Marable’s MALCOLM X: A Life of Reinvention draws from multiple untapped sources and will stand as the definitive work on one of the most singular forces for social change, capturing with revelatory clarity a man who constantly strove…

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

March 13, 2011

Anybody who thinks that the medical establishment’s secret exploitation of African-Americans in the name of science ended with the notorious Tuskegee Experiment of 1932 has another think coming. Those familiar with the book Medical Apartheid are well aware that such nefarious practices have persisted to the present.

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Recent News

Stateside

US plans diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

December 7, 2021

By AAMER MADHANI and ALEXANDRA JAFFE WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will stage a diplomatic boycott of...

Local

Mayor Kenney Issues Statement on the Resignation of Commerce Director Michael Rashid

December 5, 2021

PHILADELPHIA — Mayor Jim Kenney today accepted the resignation of Commerce Director Michael Rashid, effective immediately. “Today...

Diaspora

Barbados says goodbye to queen, transforms into republic

December 3, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Barbados’ new President Sandra Mason, center right, awards Prince Charles with the Order of Freedom...

Politics

Supreme Court set to take up all-or-nothing abortion fight

December 3, 2021

By Mark Sherman ASSOCIATED PRESS  WASHINGTON — Both sides are telling the Supreme Court there’s no middle...

Sports

US plans diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

December 7, 2021

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will stage a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing t o...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff