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Rep. Paul Ryan angered many inner-city residents with his dog whistle interview with Bill Bennett on Bennett's "Morning in America" radio show on Wednesday.
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Robert Shaw, a former Chicago alderman and Cook County tax review commissioner, has announced that he will challenge Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to become the mayor in the 2015 mayoral election, according to a Chicago Tribune report on Thursday.
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Mayor Vincent Gray delivers his 2014 State Of The District Speech at Kelly Miller Middle School on March 11, 2014.
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P. They want to inform and educate the local AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITy on the impacts of HIV.
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African-American community leaders insist they did not mean to drive Trader Joe's away from Northeast Portland by protesting a proposed urban renewal project at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Alberta Street.
ASD consists of a group of developmental disabilities that cause behavioral, communication and social challenges.
Two civil rights groups that challenged an Arizona law banning abortions based on the race or sex of the child are appealing a judge's dismissal of the suit.
Gambia will drop English as an official language soon because it is a colonial relic, President Yahya Jammeh has said, without indicating which language the tiny West African country would use in its place.
The White House Council of Economic Advisers marked the fifth anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act earlier this week with its release of the 2014 Annual Economic Report of the President .
Last week, the city of Jackson, Miss., paid its last respects to Chokwe Lumumba.
Frequent experiences of racism are associated with a higher risk of obesity among African American women, a new study claims.
With another Martin Luther King Day passed, it is probably little known what the great freedom fighter had to say about the horrific mistreatment of Native Americans by the U.S. In his 1964 book "Why We Can't Wait," writing about the origins of racism in this country, he strongly condemned the hideous, historic injustices inflicted on Native people ... (more)
What you think you understand about African Americans and mental health may be dead wrong.
Successful producer, and ex-wife of singer Babyface, Tracey Edmonds says that while she likes ABC's "Scandal," one diverse show on a major network isn't sufficient black programming in and of itself.
It's not unusual for the banking industry to challenge a new government rule. Ever since Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act in 2010, the banks have sent forth their army of lobbyists any time federal regulators try to enforce a new restriction, often resorting to the courts if they don't get their way.
James Gallman, national board of directors member for the NAACP, and Dot Scott, president of the NAACP's Charleston branch, talk about Lt.
The fire company charged with responding to emergencies at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport is facing accusations of unfair employment practices after the department's first black chief was fired.