Articles tagged naacp

Ethel Payne’s Abundance of Nerve

Pioneering journalist Ethel Payne witnessed – and made – history

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Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press

Ethel Payne's gripping accounts of black life in post-World War II America provided critical information that was largely missing from mainstream journalism.

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13 Jul 2007 // 3:50 AM

Obama: Nation should be more outraged about urban violence

DETROIT - Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., on Thursday decried the lack of outrage over gun violence in urban America and criticized President Bush’s decision

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12 Jul 2007 // 2:36 AM

DETROIT - For youngsters such as Jabree Campbell and Trenail Johnson, the state of young black America is paved with gold yet filled with land

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9 Jul 2007 // 1:05 AM

DETROIT—It was the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People that sent workers deep into the hostile South to ensure that African Americans

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9 Jul 2007 // 1:00 AM

DETROIT—Who speaks for black America today? Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X captured the hearts and minds of millions in the 1960s—

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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