Amelia Boynton Remembered as the ‘Rosa Parks’ of Selma Movement
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Amelia Boynton Remembered as the ‘Rosa Parks’ of Selma Movement

  By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Amelia Boynton Robinson, who died…

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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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Allies of US Civil Rights Victim Reflect 50 Years Later
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Allies of US Civil Rights Victim Reflect 50 Years Later

RIK STEVENS, Associated Press KEENE, New Hampshire (AP) — Fifty years after Jonathan Daniels was…

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9 HBCU Students Just Made the Voter-ID War Hot Again
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9 HBCU Students Just Made the Voter-ID War Hot Again

Black Youth Leading the Way in This Modern Day Movement
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Black Youth Leading the Way in This Modern Day Movement

by Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times Imagine being…

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LBJ Doesn’t Deserve Credit for Selma
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LBJ Doesn’t Deserve Credit for Selma

By Diane Nash NNPA Guest Columnist   Joseph Califano’s statement that Selma was Lyndon B.…

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When Cops Hide Behind Badge to Kill Blacks
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When Cops Hide Behind Badge to Kill Blacks

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In 1965, Tuskegee Institute in Alabama…

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The Supreme Court’s Voting Rights Decision ‘Made Me Want to Cry’
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The Supreme Court’s Voting Rights Decision ‘Made Me Want to Cry’

By Rep. John Lewis NNPA Guest Columnist [Rep. John Lewis’ testimony July 17, 2013 before…

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Political Prisoners: America’s Most Wanted
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Political Prisoners: America’s Most Wanted

by Eric Ture Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final Call Targeting Assata Shakur,…

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