Hampton University and Wall Street Journal Articles

Hampton University and Wall Street Journal

With only 13% of African Americans in higher education, these colleges [HBCUs] awarded nearly 30%

of all undergraduate degrees earned by African American students in the science, technology,

engineering, and math (STEM) disciplines; 50% of all bachelor’s degrees in teacher education received

by African American students; and 85% of Doctor of Medicine degrees acquired by African Americans

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Liberation Memories Reviews Articles

Liberation Memories Reviews

   

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No serious history of the development of the African American novel

from the 1950s onward can be written without reference to John

Oliver Killens. A two-time nominee for the Pulitzer Prize and

founding chairman of the legendary Harlem Writers Guild

 

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Liberia Beauty Pageant Africa

Liberia Beauty Pageant

   

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Happy 160th Birthday

Showcasing Liberia’s Resources Through Fashion

 

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Happy 160th Birthday

Showcasing Liberia’s Resources Through Fashion

 

August 2007 Washington, D.C.

On July 26th at the Liberian embassy’s annual Independence Day reception for the Diplomatic Corps, Mokoli Productions, Inc. staged Happy 160th Birthday: Showcasing Liberia’s Resources through Fashion. The … Read the rest

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Liberia The Willis Knuckles Saga Africa

Liberia The Willis Knuckles Saga

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border=”0″ />   Liberia is teaching us with the Knuckles affair that the conscience

of its people has not been seared by a terrible war

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Liberia: The Willis Knuckles Saga

Nude Threesome Photo Causes Minister to Stand Down from Post

By Ugochukwu Ejinkeonye

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Liberty and Empire Articles

Liberty and Empire

   

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Even [Ron] Paul, should he be elected and effect the gold standard, wouldn’t change

much.  Chomsky would be happy with his mid-east policy, and Vick would benefit

financially from the deflation.   I think, I could adjust, as well, but I am afraid most

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Liberals Hate the Military Articles

Liberals Hate the Military

   

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 Once the world envied when it came to primary and secondary

education, America no longer ranks amongst the world’s top 20, having

made a Faustian compromise that has placed us at the top in military expenditure

 

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“Liberals” Hate the Military?

Everybody Hates Social Welfare

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Liberated Territory Articles

Liberated Territory

   

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By focusing on the diversity of local histories beyond Oakland and Los Angeles,

the contributors to this volume reconstruct a more complex and illuminating portrait

of the Black Panther Party.  The mission of the historian also can become more difficult

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Letters of H L Mencken Articles

Letters of H L Mencken

   

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Your prophecies of serious race conflicts begin to come true.

I hope you let me see what you write about the Washington affair

    Mencken                                                                                                                                                                        Schuyler

 

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Letters on Africa from Ben Schwartz Africa

Letters on Africa from Ben Schwartz

   

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 The only black woman I had ever touched was my mammy, Maud. 

And she was seventy years old and smoked a corncob pipe and used s

nuff. And now I was being asked to double-date with two young

 maids whose skin was the color of ripe black olives

 

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Letters and Papers from Prison by Dietrich Bonhoeffer Articles

Letters and Papers from Prison by Dietrich Bonhoeffer

   

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“A spiritual heritage reaching back for centuries is a wonderful

support and comfort in face of all temporary stresses and strains.

I believe that the man who is aware of such reserves of power

need not be ashamed of the tender feelings evoked by the

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