[AFRICAN CONNECTION] South Africa Post-Mandela

[AFRICAN CONNECTION] South Africa Post-Mandela

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For the fourth time in three years, 94-year-old former South African president Nelson Mandela is in the hospital, battling recurring… Read More

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JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Zimmerman Trial, Day 7

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As day 7 of the Zimmerman trial came to a close, attorneys have now identified 40 potential jurors that will move on to the second… Read More

POTUS to Arm Syrian Rebels

POTUS to Arm Syrian Rebels

by France François

Two months after videos and reports surfaced accusing… Read More

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Week 2 of the George Zimmerman trial kicked off yesterday. After a full day of jury selection, attorneys heard testimony about the… Read More

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JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
Attorney Daryl Parks Speaks

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Urban Prep's Tim King Talks Success

[ENOUGH]
Urban Prep's Tim King Talks Success

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This month, for the fourth year in a row, all 167 seniors at the all-Black, all-male Chicago charter school, Urban Prep graduated… Read More

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'I Want to Do Something About It'

[ENOUGH]
'I Want to Do Something About It'

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I look upon my people today with a great sense of concern and fear. The violence has taken a toll on my Black and Brown people in… Read More

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Lack of South Side Trauma Center May Cost Chicagoans’Lives

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Lack of South Side Trauma Center May Cost Chicagoans’Lives

by Rod McCullom

Finally, some good news on homicides in Chicago. After a bloody 2012 that drew international attention for soaring gun rates and… Read More

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Another look at the political week that was... ●      Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s… Read More

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Zimmerman Trial, Day 4

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