Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies at 104
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Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies at 104

PHILLIP LUCAS, Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Amelia Boynton Robinson, a civil rights activist…

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Black Lives Matter Isn’t Stopping
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Black Lives Matter Isn’t Stopping

VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. (Politico) – Memo to 2016 candidates from Black Lives Matter: We will…

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Clinton to Black Activists: Look Beyond ‘Changing Hearts’
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Clinton to Black Activists: Look Beyond ‘Changing Hearts’

KATHLEEN RONAYNE, Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton told…

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Firm Mulls Suit Over Allegations Blacks Excluded from Juries
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Firm Mulls Suit Over Allegations Blacks Excluded from Juries

  NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A civil rights law firm has put a Louisiana District…

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Julian Bond Praised for Unselfish Devotion to Human Rights
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Julian Bond Praised for Unselfish Devotion to Human Rights

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Julian Bond, a founding member…

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Bernie Sanders, Black Lives Matter, and the Political Wisdom of Holding Allies Accountable
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Bernie Sanders, Black Lives Matter, and the Political Wisdom of Holding Allies Accountable

(Brookings Institution) – Last Saturday, Bernie Sanders, the Vermont senator running to the left of…

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Black Lives Matter: How a Death in Ferguson Sparked a Movement in America
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Black Lives Matter: How a Death in Ferguson Sparked a Movement in America

(CBS News) – One year ago, the nation watched as the city of Ferguson, Mo.,…

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How a Young Joe Biden Turned Liberals Against Integration
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How a Young Joe Biden Turned Liberals Against Integration

(Politico) – Forty years ago, a contentious battle over racial justice gripped Capitol Hill, pitting…

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Black Baltimore Residents Aren’t ‘Animals’. We Punish People for Killing Animals
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Black Baltimore Residents Aren’t ‘Animals’. We Punish People for Killing Animals

(The Guardian) – After massive protests in the streets of Baltimore to raise awareness about…

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Loretta Lynch to NAACP: ‘Our Work is Not Finished’
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Loretta Lynch to NAACP: ‘Our Work is Not Finished’

By Samaria Bailey Special to the NNPA from the Philadelphia Tribune PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Attorney General…

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