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CD 5 race: Weinberg slams Garrett's residency rumpus with Cho

ROCHELLE PARK – Following questions raised by incumbent Republican Congressman Scott Garrett about the residency and voting record of Democratic opponent Roy Cho in the… 238 more words

Big Dreams and Facing Social Injustice

For me one of the biggest dreamers, greatest men, and wisest thinkers of the 20th century was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  He gave all of us a great moral center, and we can still go back to his words to guide us, for he lived and died his word.   337 more words

Abrams: What We Seek Is Transparency From The Secretary Of State

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced last week that thousands of missing voter registration applications had been accounted for. He was quoted as saying that some 40,000 would-be voters were active and on the rolls. 255 more words


NC Campaign Flier Has Background Lynching Photo

Disgusting: Pro Kay Hagan group putting flyers on cars that imply if Hagan loses Republicans will lynch Obama! #ncsen pic.twitter.com/TeylnqVnif

— Markeece Young (@YoungBLKRepub) October 20, 2014…

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NAACP To Discuss NC's Lack Of Medicaid Expansion

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The state NAACP is holding a funeral procession to represent people that it says have suffered because of North Carolina’s refusal to expand Medicaid. 179 more words


NAACP hosts basketball tournament to raise voter's registration awareness

Aaron JohnsonSports Editor 

Music blasting, basketballs bouncing, and laughing from the stands all came from inside of the Pelz Gymnasium on the campus of Southern Connecticut State University during the first NAACP 5 on 5 Basketball Tournament for Voter’s Registration Awareness. 579 more words


Black History Month special: W. E. B." Du Bois (February 23, 1868 – August 27, 1963)

He graduated from Harvard where he was the first African American to earn a doctorate.

He was the leader of the Niagara Movement, which he co-founded in 1905, and in 1909 Du Bois inter alios founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). 91 more words

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