Ray Baker

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The Morning After:The Midterms Are Done…What Comes Next?

The midterm elections came with few surprises but one thing is clear: the balance of…

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ELECTION 2014The 5 Most Critical Elections for African-Americans

Mid-term elections excite giddy cable news producers but don’t generate much interest among those who…

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Why Is Speaker Boehner Suing the President?

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

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Congressional Black Caucus Hosts ‘Returning Citizens’ Panel

The Congressional Caucus on Black Men and Boys recently held an event focused “returning citizens”:…

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How Dave Brat Beat Eric Cantor

“You come at the King… you best not miss”– Omar Little If Randolph Macon economics…

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Where Do Blacks Fit in the Immigration Debate?

Heading into campaign season during a midterm election year, nearly all is quiet on the…

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CBC Holds Hearing on Black Boys and Education

Congresswoman Frederica Wilson (D-FL) remembers the days of desegregated schools. She knows how separate was…

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American Federation of Teachers Commemorates Brown at 60

In a year when the nation has marked monumental landmarks of civil rights achievements of…

Cliven Bundy: The GOP’s Latest Race Problem

If the GOP wants to make friends with African Americans (particularly African-American voters) they sure…

Black Journalists, Respectability and Responsibility

A Washington, D.C. based news station recently ran a story about an awful home invasion…

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