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 // 2:50 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 // 1:36 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 // 12:05 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 // 12:00 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

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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