01-22-2017  2:17 am      •     

Marc Morial (President and CEO of the National Urban League) 

This year marked the 40th anniversary of the National Urban League's annual report on the social and economic status of people of color, first issued in 1976 by Vernon Jordan 

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Jeffrey Boney 

Jeffrey Boney says that it’s time we put an end to this new nationwide trend of killing Black people, then paying off their families  

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Why Bernie supporters should rally to Hillary, but maybe not yet     

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Provocative commentary from Republican Superpac chairman      

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Charlene Crowell is a communications manager with the Center for Responsible Lending. She can be reached at Charlene.crowell@responsiblelending.org. 

The decision was a pivotal breakthrough in the fight for financial justice for all 

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Dr. Jasmine Streeter 

Dr. Jasmine Streeter writes about the dangers for pets who eat poisonous plants  

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Dr. Thabiti Lewis 

Associate Professor at Washington State University Vancouver talks about what Prince meant to his generation. 

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Marian Wright Edelman says the new bills will be powerful reminders that Black history and women’s history are American history 

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Maurice Rahming 

Maurice Rahming writes that Congress should put a stop to shell corporations that help companies avoid paying taxes 

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Julianne Malveaux writes that Black women would have to work until August 1 to earn as much as a man did in the previous year 

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