WATCH: The United Nations Mourns Former Secretary-General Kofi Annan
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WATCH: The United Nations Mourns Former Secretary-General Kofi Annan

The United Nations is mourning the death of former Secretary-General Kofi Annan, who passed away…

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CHILD WATCH® COLUMN: Saluting the Children on the Frontlines of the Civil Rights Movement
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CHILD WATCH® COLUMN: Saluting the Children on the Frontlines of the Civil Rights Movement

Marian Wright Edelman says that we owe all of the children who have fought for…

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PRESS ROOM: Toyota Establishes the John W. Mack Scholarship Fund Through the National Urban League
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PRESS ROOM: Toyota Establishes the John W. Mack Scholarship Fund Through the National Urban League

National Urban League President and CEO Marc Morial and Toyota’s Group Vice President and Chief…

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Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin Dies at 76
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Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin Dies at 76

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin died on August 16, 2018. The Grammy Award-winning artist was…

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“Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin Dies at 76
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“Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin Dies at 76

Aretha Franklin, an 18-time Grammy Award Winner, died on August 16, 2018 following a battle…

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PRESS ROOM: New Study Provides Critical Insights On Unique Health Needs Of African Americans
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PRESS ROOM: New Study Provides Critical Insights On Unique Health Needs Of African Americans

According to the African American Health Engagement Study (AAHES), a collaboration of Pfizer, the National…

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OP-ED: Why Is the Black Vote Still Being Treated Like a Political Piñata?
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OP-ED: Why Is the Black Vote Still Being Treated Like a Political Piñata?

Jeffrey Boney says that, on the surface, African Americans are marketed to as if their…

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Charlottesville Struggles with Race, History and Survival
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Charlottesville Struggles with Race, History and Survival

One year after Heather Heyer, a 32 year-old White woman was killed by a Neo-Nazi…

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OP-ED: Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson and Oprah Winfrey Ignored Trump’s “Racism” for Decades. What Really Changed?
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OP-ED: Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson and Oprah Winfrey Ignored Trump’s “Racism” for Decades. What Really Changed?

Raynard Jackson says that Black folks like Rev. Jesse Jackson, Al Sharpton, and Oprah Winfrey,…

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OP-ED: Wesley Bell’s Victory in St. Louis County Is a Huge Win for Criminal Justice Reform
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OP-ED: Wesley Bell’s Victory in St. Louis County Is a Huge Win for Criminal Justice Reform

Julianne Malveaux says that electing progressive prosecutors, like Wesley Bell from Ferguson, Mo., is a…

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