Voting While Black in Mississippi
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Voting While Black in Mississippi

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA ColumnistLast week, African-American voters in Mississippi proved Blacks will vote…

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Right-Wing Gets it Wrong
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Right-Wing Gets it Wrong

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist If you ever doubted that conservatives were sore losers,…

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Ikea and the Gap Fill the Wage Gap
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Ikea and the Gap Fill the Wage Gap

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist President Obama would like the national minimum wage to rise…

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GOP’s Reverse ‘Southern Strategy’
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GOP’s Reverse ‘Southern Strategy’

By Raynard Jackson NNPA Columnist   Last week’s election results infuriated me and not for…

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The Black Press—The Voice of Black America (Part I)
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The Black Press—The Voice of Black America (Part I)

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist   Amidst last week’s annual convention of the…

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Bush Marched Us off to War While Cutting V.A. Benefits
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Bush Marched Us off to War While Cutting V.A. Benefits

Blackonomics: The Power of Talk
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Blackonomics: The Power of Talk

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist The recent gathering of serious, conscious, and intelligent brothers and…

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Child Watch: Marching Back to Mississippi
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Child Watch: Marching Back to Mississippi

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   Those of us in Mississippi last week to…

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To Be Equal: Urban League Joins ‘Party with a Purpose’
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To Be Equal: Urban League Joins ‘Party with a Purpose’

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   July 3-6 is the date.  New Orleans is…

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Chartering a Better Educational Path
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Chartering a Better Educational Path

By Harry C. Alford NNPA Columnist   Our public school system is a wreck. It…

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