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A Matter of Trust, and the Florida CRC Certainly Did Not Earn Our Trust

“…we the voters are now faced with a collection of suspiciously bundled, intentionally confusing and misleading amendments. The CRC conducted its business in a thoroughly irresponsible manner, under the heavy influence of special interest groups…”

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CRL Calls for Firing of CFPB Fair Lending Official Who Used N-Word

Racially derogatory and offensive comments reflects poorly on CFPB management and your commitment to fulfilling the mandate of the agency to ensure that discriminatory and predatory lending practices are stopped.

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COMMENTARY: Time stopped for me on September 27th

“…the continuous suggestion that there must have been something wrong with Dr. Ford and others who have brought forward allegations against Judge Kavanaugh because they failed to raise their concerns earlier is specious.

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Apple’s $40 Million HBCU Scholarship Program Includes a 12-Week Summer Internship

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) in partnership with Apple is proud to present the Apple HBCU Scholars Program. Applications are open to outstanding students attending HBCUs with a minimum 3.0 GPA

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COMMENTARY: Kavanaugh Scraped from Bottom of Barrel

Despite a checkered record in public service, Judge Kavanaugh was sailing toward likely confirmation when Dr. Christine Blasey Ford charged that Kavanaugh had attempted to rape her 36 years ago

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Helped Shape the Modern Era of Women’s Rights

In the century before Ginsburg won the Reed case, the Supreme Court never met a gender classification that it didn’t like. Since then, sex-based policies usually have been struck down.

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How Should We Judge People for Their Past Moral Failings?

If this is right, then figuring out whether a person deserves blame for a past action is more complex than simply determining if that individual did, in fact, commit the past action.

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Black Software Developer Launches Two New Apps Focused on Black History

Black History Express features stories about historic African Americans within 26 chapters and featuring several hundred people. Both apps were made for the Android platform…

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Rep. Frederica S. Wilson’s Statement on Calls for an Investigation of Allegations Against Judge Brett Kavanaugh

“Dr. Ford delivered a compelling and credible account of her horrific encounter with Brett Kavanaugh and I believe her. He, on the other hand, was frequently dismissive, rude and utterly unconvincing…”

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COMMENTARY: Know Your Worth, Right Now

It wasn’t until I made a conscience decision to love my body and myself no matter what. I was tired of being unhappy. I found that confidence by helping others. In turn, I found my self-worth.

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President Laughingstock While the Supreme Court Deliberates

As he ran for President, 45 constantly scolded that our country was the “laughingstock” of the world. Then he stood in front of other world leaders and proved them correct.

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I was excited about the prospect of seeing Boots Riley’s Sorry to Bother Youfrom the moment that I saw the advertisements. Yet I was not prepared for the totality of the film…

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The significance of “Sorry to Bother You”

I was excited about the prospect of seeing Boots Riley’s Sorry to Bother Youfrom the moment that I saw the advertisements. Yet I was not prepared for the totality of the film…

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