6 Imaginative New Ways America Has Found to Punish its Poor
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6 Imaginative New Ways America Has Found to Punish its Poor

(Salon) – In the 1960s, the Lyndon Johnson administration launched an official War on Poverty.…

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NNPA President’s Statement on the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act
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NNPA President’s Statement on the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act

National Newspaper Publishers Association @NNPABlackPress #NNPA #BPUSA #VoiceofBlackAmerica For Immediate Release: Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis,…

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5 Things to Know About the 1964 Civil Rights Act
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5 Things to Know About the 1964 Civil Rights Act

  JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — On July 2, 1964, President Lyndon…

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Reflecting on Progress, Obama Honors Civil Rights
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Reflecting on Progress, Obama Honors Civil Rights

JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Barack Obama was 2 years old when…

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Pope Wants End to Economic Inequality
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Pope Wants End to Economic Inequality

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   “Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity,…

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