Monday, July 13, 2020

Andrew Young’s daughter named Georgia ACLU director

ATLANTA – Civil rights activist and Georgia native Andrea Young is the new executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia, taking...

Where do we go from here?

“And so we still have a long, long way to go before we reach the promised land of freedom.’’ Editor’s note: The question Dr. Martin...

‘I Have A Dream’

“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed:  ‘We hold these...

‘Our God is Marching On’

Dr. Martin Luther King’s 1965 speech on voting rights resonates still Click for more...

Wanted: Data on people shot each year

Police, researchers say number needed to address gun  violence in US BY JUSTIN GEORGE BALTIMORE SUN/TNS BALTIMORE — Police chiefs, criminologists and federal officials are calling for...

Obama says he could have beaten Trump

BY TRACY WILKINSON TRIBUNE WASHINGTON BUREAU / TNS WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama says he could have defeated Donald Trump in last month’s election by recapturing...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Top 10 stories and Kwanzaa Nine years ago, the Florida Courier listed its Top 10 stories for the year and recognized Kwanzaa ceremonies happening around...

50 years of Kwanzaa

Celebrations promote pride, culture BALTIMORE – This time of year, 14-year-old Amir Ralph is all about Kwanzaa. He embraces the celebration of African culture, which is...

Undocumented immigrants face deportation for minor crimes

BY TERESA WILTZ STATELINE.ORG TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Last December, Mayra Machado was pulled over for a routine traffic stop in Arkansas. She had an unpaid ticket for...

Professor under fire for ‘White Genocide’ Twitter post

BY JONATHAN TANNENWALD PHILADELPHIA INQUIRE TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE PHILADELPHIA – Drexel University officials had a quiet holiday weekend loudly interrupted Sunday night, after a professor took to...