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I called for black people to seek “audacious power.” Audacious power is the power that begins with the stand-up-and-be-counted racial pride in being black and thinking black.
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An East Harlem assemblyman is gearing up for a campaign to replace Congressman Charles Rangel, a source close to the state lawmaker said.
Assemblyman Robert Rodriguez, an East Harlem Democrat who also represents Randall’s Island, is considering opening an exploratory committee next month. 329 more words
Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream. To some extent, that has been realized. Marcus Garvey, Malcolm X and Adam Clayton Powell had a vision. Unfortunately, that vision still seems to be somewhere in the unrealized future. 1,748 more words
The Rev. Al Sharpton rejected on Sunday the idea that Rep. Charlie Rangel should be accorded one final term, as a graceful exit for the longtime congressman. 270 more words