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Freedom Quest

Dear Fellow Philadelphians:

May 15, 2011

Many of you are likely to stay home Tuesday, May 17, 2011. That’s because without the usual blizzard of television commercials associated with big ticket races, like the contest for mayor, few seem interested in following the debate. This is regrettable.

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NAACP: We can’t afford not to fix our justice system

April 18, 2011

Reforming the nation’s criminal-justice system is one of the most urgent civil rights Issues of our time. One shocking fact illustrates why: More African-American men are entangled in the criminal-Justice system today than were enslaved in 1850.

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Corbett cuts health care for poor

February 6, 2011

Without the direct intervention of the new governor, in four short weeks these tens of thousands of poor Pennsylvanians will lose their health coverage and some will most surely get sick and a few will die. So far, the Corbett administration has remained tight-fisted and mute.

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Casey urges help for food banks

December 23, 2010

Bob Casey spearheaded a letter signed by 13 of his Senate colleagues urging the Obama Administration to provide a sustained level of funding for the Emergency Food Assistance Program or TEFAP which provides funding for food banks to purchase food.

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Freedom Fund Gala message

October 17, 2010

The 1940’s forged the Baby Boomer generation. Most of us in this room tonight were born in that decade. Many of the borders of countries we fight to protect or defeat today were drawn in latter half of that decade which ended World War II.

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If Corbett & Toomey win black people will die!

October 11, 2010

Shouting heads spewing radical messages permeate every political conversation today. Once respected news broadcasters these days routinely relay outrageous messages from an assortment of bloggers without first establishing their credibility.

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