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6:44 AM / Monday July 13, 2020

Oasis

Ruby Bridges inspires library crowd

October 11, 2010

More than 200 people packed themselves into every seat and inch of floor or wall space of the Carriage House behind the Algiers Courthouse to see Ruby Bridges, one of the first black students to attend New Orleans public schools.

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Fellow Americans’ distrust frustrates US Muslims

September 20, 2010

Nine years of denouncing terrorism, of praying side-by-side with Jews and Christians, of insisting “I’m American, too.” None of it could stop a season of hate against Muslims that made for an especially fraught Sept. 11.

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The accidental fame of Antoine and Kelly Dodson

August 29, 2010

About two or three weeks ago when a friend first told me about the video of an angry Antoine Dodson on a local TV news report, voicing his concern about his sister Kelly’s near rape, I had a hard time wrapping my head around what could possibly be funny about that.

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