Justice

Tuesday, Senator Marco Rubio blocked the appointment of Judge William L. Thomas, the first African-American openly gay judge to the federal bench.  The decision comes a year after Senator Rubio’s...

The Texas explosion: who determines what's "newsworthy"?

[Commentary]

How many people even remember the explosion in Texas?

On April...

Marian Wright Edelman

[The Children's Corner]

After treating gunshot victims of the Navy Yard massacre Dr. Janis Orlowski, MedStar Hospital...

Rangel: Purple Heart and Bronze Star for bravery at Battle of Kunu-Ri in Korea

[Commentary]

On August 28 the 50th Anniversary of the...

[To Be Equal]

Perhaps one of the most important lessons for Hollywood, as the film’s North American total hit $100 million this weekend with support from a multicultural...

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) is saddened by the news of yet another mass shooting in our country, this time in our nation's Capital.

Thirteen people lost their lives yesterday,...

Bledsoe

[Justice]

The Texas State Conference of the NAACP and the Mexican American Legislative Caucus of the Texas House of Representatives...

Trayvon's killer, Zimmerman, recently reportedly threatened wife with gun. A police chief believes he's another Sandy Hook waiting to erupt

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Mr. Cee

[Commentary]

By now you may have heard about the recent scandal surrounding Mister Cee, a well-known hip-hop DJ at HOT97, WQHT 97.1FM in New...

Marian Wright Edelman-- lifelong champion of children's rights

[The Children's Corner]

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo

[9/11 Commemoration]

It’s hard to imagine that it’s been 12 years. In some ways so much has changed and in...

Zimmerman:Columnist says  he was beneficiary of pre-trial questionable policing

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Part Two of a Series...

The ultimate victim of demonization -- yet so many still don't get it

[Commentary: Black Youth]

One hundred years from now what will...

Dr. King; nation has betrayed his dream of economic equity

[50 Years After The Dream]

In the 50 years since the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King...

[Law Of The Land]

Dr. King must be wondering: Where's the plan?

 

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