Even with Affirmative Action Ban, African Americans Will Thrive

Even with Affirmative Action Ban, African Americans Will Thrive

  Survivors           African Americans have always been survivors.  From the Middle Passage to the election of President Barack Obama, no matter what obstacles have… Magazine Topics: Troy Davis Execution Should Lead us to Abolish the Death Penalty Politics Judicial Truth Behind Blacks and Abortion Keep Section

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State/Local Government

Magazine Topics: Politics Opinion Civic Leadership Voting When Politically Correct Becomes Incorrect Obama Still Catalyst for Change in African American Community? African Americans in Politics Endure Racial Insults from GOP Paris, Texas Residents Say Racial Equality Nonexistent Obama’s Presidency Not Given Same Respect as Predecessors Show the

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White Privilege Killed Jordan Davis

White Privilege Killed Jordan Davis

The Privileged vs. The Un-Privileged           As a child, my mother would always tell us to never walk on eggshells for anyone.  If someone was… Magazine Topics: Politics Judicial Truth Behind Blacks and Abortion Troy Davis Execution Should Lead us to Abolish the Death Penalty Keep Section

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Stop and Frisk Laws Should Have Never Started

Stop and Frisk Laws Should Have Never Started

Stop Frisking             Some supporters of the stop and frisk law equate it to the field of advertising.  If you know mostly older, upper-class White… Magazine Topics: Federal Tax Increase a Detriment to All, Especially the Poor Politics Legislative To Give Respect When it’s Due: Charles Rangel

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Ending Mandatory Minimum Sentences Could Save Future for Many

Ending Mandatory Minimum Sentences Could Save Future for Many

Leveling the Playing Field     Young…strike one; Black male…strike two; a criminal record…strike three.             For many Black males incarcerated for petty drug offenses, born down… Magazine Topics: Politics Legislative To Give Respect When it’s Due: Charles Rangel Congress Has Some Unfinished Business Politicians Should Not Solve BCS

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Amending California Three Strikes Law Right Move

Amending California Three Strikes Law Right Move

  Three Strikes Shouldn’t Necessarily Mean You’re Out             Aaron Collins, a 46-year-old African American male, thought he would have to spend the rest of… Magazine Topics: Politics Judicial Truth Behind Blacks and Abortion Troy Davis Execution Should Lead us to Abolish the Death Penalty Keep Section

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George W. Bush Presidential Library Makes One Understand Choices

George W. Bush Presidential Library Makes One Understand Choices

  Controversial Presidency             President George W. Bush entered the White House in a controversial manner and the controversy continued throughout his eight years in… Magazine Topics: Politics Executive Obama Represents All Americans Obama Weathering the Storm of the Presidency 2012 Republican Primary Shows GOP Not Concerned

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