Peacemakers Weigh in On Obama's Chance at Achieving an Israeli-Palestinian Peace Plan

Peacemakers Weigh in On Obama's Chance at Achieving an Israeli-Palestinian Peace Plan

by France François

Ever-elusive peace between Israel and Palestinine has defined and confounded U.S. presidencies for… Read More

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Sequester Strips Federal Public Defenders

by France François

Ebise Bayisa, an assistant federal public defender in… Read More

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by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

Yesterday President Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, as well as Department of Labor Secretary (and former Department of Justice… Read More

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Obama’s Race Talk Brings Hope for More

by Miles Marshall Lewis

President Obama could not have been me 35 years ago, not really. In 1978 I was tagging along with an uncle in the South Bronx to… Read More

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by Toya Menzie

Since #BlackTwitter is taken as a monolith, perhaps we can call this "#WhiteTwitter's" response to President Obama's… Read More

Obama Tackles Trayvon, Racial Profiling<br />
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The reason I actually wanted to come out today is not to take questions, but to speak to an issue that obviously has gotten a lot… Read More

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by Dr. Khalilah L. Brown-Dean

On June 12, 1963, civil rights activist Medgar Evers was gunned in the driveway of his Mississippi home. Evers fought to secure Blacks’… Read More

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by Angela Bronner Helm

Over the years, we've all received those cryptic messages that the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most important pieces… Read More

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