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Churches, Conferences Observing S.C. Boycott

(NNPA) – Strike another victory for the NAACP’s economic boycott of South Carolina. Notice was recently

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The Invisible Cost of Incarceration

WASINGTON (NNPA) – In communities around the country, black people are missing. Neighborhoods languish. Dreams deferred

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Half Century Since March on Washington: Has Black Activism Weakened?

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – This week marks the 46th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs

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SPLC Report: Militias Returning in Fear of Black President

(NNPA) – Sparked by a combination of anger at the federal government and the deaths of political

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Weight Discrimination in the Workplace: An Emerging Threat

Discrimination in the workplace has been one of the leading employment issues a worker faces.Not only

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Berklee College of Music Students, Alumni from Latin America to Perform in Mexico City Concert/Talent Competition

Six rising Latin American artists who are students or alumni of Berklee College of Music will

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Domestic Violence Hiding in the Open, The Crime is Drastically Underreported Until It Reaches a Horrific End

PHILADELPHIA (NNPA) – No one knows how many women suffer abuse at the hands of their

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In New York: Staggering Number of Missing Blacks Fuel Speculation of ‘Human Traffickiing’

NEW YORK (NNPA) – One of the great undiscussed dilemmas plaguing this city is the number

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Insults, Rumors, Lies: Why is White Right Attacking First Black President?

(NNPA) – President Barack Obama recently met over beer with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and

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Study Finds HBCU Pours More Than $300 Million into New Orleans Economy

NEW ORLEANS (NNPA)- In the post-Hurricane Katrina economy of New Orleans, a 2008 economic impact study

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U. S. Commission on Civil Rights Must Be Replaced, Rights Leaders Say

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The 52-year-old U. S. Commission on Civil Rights, historically a leading force for

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Maltreated Young Adults Not Receiving Needed Mental Health Services

Mental health problems among young adults suspected of being maltreated as youths often go untreated as

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