Blackonomics: The Main Thing We Must Do
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Blackonomics: The Main Thing We Must Do

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist   What do you consider to be the most important…

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Why Black and Hispanic Citizens are Being Left out of Voter Registration Drives
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Why Black and Hispanic Citizens are Being Left out of Voter Registration Drives

Kira Lerner, THINK PROGRESS   (ThinkProgress.com) — The number of Americans excluded from the political…

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How the Prison-Industrial Complex is Corrupting American Elections
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How the Prison-Industrial Complex is Corrupting American Elections

  (Salon) – Voting matters. Though many Americans believe that voting is either useless or…

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Record Number of Americans Can Register Online, Vote Early
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Record Number of Americans Can Register Online, Vote Early

Anne Flaherty, ASSOCIATED PRESS   WASHINGTON (AP) — Oh, how times have changed since the…

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As States Warm to Online Voting, Experts Warn of Trouble Ahead
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As States Warm to Online Voting, Experts Warn of Trouble Ahead

  WASHINGTON (McClatchy) — A Pentagon official sat before a committee of the Washington State Legislature…

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The Mystery of Lower Voter Registration for Older Black Voters
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The Mystery of Lower Voter Registration for Older Black Voters

Nate Cohn, THE NEW YORK TIMES (The New York Times)—Last month, I wrote an article…

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Blackonomics: A Million Reasons to Change
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Blackonomics: A Million Reasons to Change

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist   Exactly what is there in 1 million Black folks…

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Take a Page from Gay Rights Activists
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Take a Page from Gay Rights Activists

By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Columnist   When it comes to the issue of gay…

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Namibia to Vote on Tuesday
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Namibia to Vote on Tuesday

Noel Sichalwe, ASSOCIATED PRESS   LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — Zambia will hold a presidential election…

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‘The “Racial Gap” Gets Wider Every Time We Ask’
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‘The “Racial Gap” Gets Wider Every Time We Ask’

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist A recent poll showing that White, Black and Hispanic…

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