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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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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

   

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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

as evidenced by problems with the location and reliability … Read the rest

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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Books by John Oliver Killens

 

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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

A Letter to the Red States

   

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Since our aggregate divorce rate is 22 percent lower than the Christian Coalition’s,

we get most of the happy families; you get a bunch of single moms.

You get The Alamo; we get Yosemite.

 

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 Letter to the Red States

Our Split Will Be Beneficial to the Nation

 

 

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ADDENDUM AN APOLOGIA

   

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But here in this brutal attack on Ms. Rice, he comes off as a henchman in defense of

American racism and imperialism. His primary tactic is to redirect criticisms of

America’s shortcomings elsewhere. From Crouch’s perspective, we are too indulgent

in “romantic blubberings about Africa,” a continent, for him, … Read the rest