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Still Awaiting a Post-Racial America

Posted 07/8/2013

Until we, the people of this nation, unite as one and continue fighting for expanded equality for all of God’s children so that they may in fact be free from persecution, discrimination and the shackles of inequality, a post-racial America will only be a comfort on the lips of those seeking to advance themselves.

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Still Awaiting a Post-Racial America

Posted 07/8/2013

Until we, the people of this nation, unite as one and continue fighting for expanded equality for all of God’s children so that they may in fact be free from persecution, discrimination and the shackles of inequality, a post-racial America will only be a comfort on the lips of those seeking to advance themselves.

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Supreme Insult

Posted 06/25/2013

This outrageous ruling puts African Americans, other minorities, the poor and all oppressed groups now at the mercy of state governments, yet again. It’s as if we’re in pre-1965 America.

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Supreme Insult

Posted 06/25/2013

This outrageous ruling puts African Americans, other minorities, the poor and all oppressed groups now at the mercy of state governments, yet again. It’s as if we’re in pre-1965 America.

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Supreme Insult

Posted 06/25/2013

This outrageous ruling puts African Americans, other minorities, the poor and all oppressed groups now at the mercy of state governments, yet again. It’s as if we’re in pre-1965 America.

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Justice Has Prevailed

Posted 06/18/2013

Nobody should be denied the right to vote, or face additional hurdles because of a strategic method to disenfranchise them. Just as no one should be racially profiled, no one should be racially blocked from the voting booth.

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Justice Has Prevailed

Posted 06/18/2013

Nobody should be denied the right to vote, or face additional hurdles because of a strategic method to disenfranchise them. Just as no one should be racially profiled, no one should be racially blocked from the voting booth.

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George Zimmerman Trial: Advocacy and Action Brought Us Here

Posted 06/11/2013

We never rendered our own verdict; we instead urged authorities to follow proper protocol and have Zimmerman arrested, an investigation put into place and a court of law to decide. This week, nearly a year and a half since Trayvon’s death, that day has finally arrived.

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George Zimmerman Trial: Advocacy and Action Brought Us Here

Posted 06/11/2013

We never rendered our own verdict; we instead urged authorities to follow proper protocol and have Zimmerman arrested, an investigation put into place and a court of law to decide. This week, nearly a year and a half since Trayvon’s death, that day has finally arrived.

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Don’t Celebrate Just Yet…

Posted 05/28/2013

Some would like to believe that because we now have a black president, that we no longer have a need to push for civil rights or equality. Nothing could be further from the truth.

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