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In 1994, President Bill Clinton signed into law the Violent Crime… Read More

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Holder Launches New Initiative to Build Trust Between Law Enforcement and Communities

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Ferguson, Missouri has been in the national spotlight since the August 9th killing of unarmed Black teen, Michael Brown, Jr. The… Read More

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When Texas State senator and gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis made the choice to Read More

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In 2004, P. Diddy jumped into politics with his loud,over-the-top “Vote or Die” youth voting campaign. Citizen Change… Read More

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President Barack Obama can’t wave a magic wand and cure AIDS, end racism or stop violence against women. Due to Congressional… Read More

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Welfare is one of those issues that can provoke rage even in the most seemingly liberal person. The notion that one person’s… Read More

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by Julia A. Wilson

Last week, Washington, D.C. was a buzz with African dignitaries attending high-level meetings and receptions with President… Read More

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A collective of nearly 30 Black women civic and religious leaders have joined forces to stand in support of President Obama's… Read More

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John Boehner has a lot on his plate these days. He is recovering from losing his Read More

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