10-21-2017  8:59 am      •     
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U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Black America’s Dreams of Homeownership Still Deferred

Charlene Crowell talks about Black homeownership and the need for financial justice in the Black community ...

On Dick Gregory's Birthday

Dr. Barbara Reynolds recalls Gregory's encouragement to write about 'the seen and the unseen' ...

Parents Deserve “Real” School Choice

Dr. Elizabeth Primas challenges Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on school choice. ...

The Fight to Protect Voting Rights Continues #StayWoke

Derrick Johnson, the interim president and CEO of the NAACP, talks about the fight to protect voting rights ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

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Happy Birthday, Tom McCall: A Personal Remembrance
An old newsman himself, McCall was all too familiar with newsroom hi-jinks and a game I'll simply call 'Punk the Rook' … To check the details click here






On 50th Anniversary, Can the March on Washington's Unity be Duplicated?
King's family is trying to personally profit from a national monument that honors their father and the struggle he led … To read all about it click here





BOOKS: Better Than Good Hair: The Curly Guide to Healthy, Gorgeous Natural Hair
Today, a hair revolution is afoot … To read the whole story click here






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