Child Support Articles

Child Support

   

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God the father is the Child Support Enforcement system.

This God . . . tends to have the face and character of a woman.

 

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Post-Modern Fugitive Slaves Or Playing the Father Role

A Review of Child Support by Ralph E. Johnson

By Rudolph Lewis

 

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Child Rearing Articles

Child Rearing

   

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Diary Notes from 

The Marcus Bruce Christian Archives

University of New Orleans

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Books by Marcus Bruce Christian

Song of the Black Valiants: Marching Tempo / High Ground: A Collection of Poems  / Negro soldiers in the Battle of New Orleans

I am New Orleans: A Poem / Negro Read the rest

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A Bone to Pick: saving baltimore’s Kids Articles

A Bone to Pick: saving baltimore’s Kids

   

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 The all-pervasive drug trade is nothing new to the black and poor communities of this city. The acceptance

of drug dealing and the admiration of drug thugs is a new convention that threatens to undermine every sector

of city life. Such a convention was never allowed to thrive in … Read the rest

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Libya Geopolitics Africa

Libya Geopolitics

  “Socialism” did not “fail” in the Soviet Union because socialism never existed there.

 Rather state-capitalist commodity production by wage-labor continued,

 indeed expanded, operating in the context of world-market competition

Libya’s Geopolitics 

World-Economy and Gaddafi’s Capitulation

By Lil Joe

It is not okay to lie to the people: I must admit that I was initially taken by surprise by Gaddafi’s capitulation … Read the rest

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Emancipation Proclamation Articles

Emancipation Proclamation

And by virtue of the power and for the purpose aforesaid, I do order and declare that all persons

held as slaves within said designated States and parts of States are, and henceforward shall be,

free; and that the Executive Government of the United States, including the military

and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of said … Read the rest

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Libya and the Brutality of Nations Africa

Libya and the Brutality of Nations

To control the revolution, they armed the opposition. They scrambled a coalition to dislodge

Gadhafi. They brought out the dossier of dirt they had on him all along, thereby creating

a narrative that demonized Gadhafi so much so as to bag him a hanging in the courts

of public opinion. But this guy has been their partner in crime all … Read the rest

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There is No Tradition of same gender marriage in Igboland Africa

There is No Tradition of same gender marriage in Igboland

In an article “Tradition of same gender marriage in Igboland,” published in the Nigerian Tribune, Lagos: Friday, June 19, 2009, Leo Igwe wrote: “One of the contentious issues in the debate over homosexuality and same sex marriage is whether a marriage between persons of the same gender is totally alien to African culture and tradition. Those opposing same sex Read the rest

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