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Return of an old, hateful tactic
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Return of an old, hateful tactic
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ ploy indicates a level of hostility that should concern Blacks who are responsible for the care and safety of the people.
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An indefensible judicial ruling
Judge Cannon, a Trump appointment to the court, has inappropriately permitted Trump to appoint a master to review the government’s right to review the government documents that Trump acknowledged he removed from Washington, to determine whether any of his personal property might be included.
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Voting is key to attaining  justice, equality
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Voting is key to attaining justice, equality
For Blacks, every election is important, regardless of the issues or the candidates. Every election is a test of the dynamic political response to any subject before them.
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End the delay to return stolen government documents
Americans expect the U.S. Justice Department to be politically unbiased. In the past, the DOJ has been especially sensitive on that issue before pending elections.
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Democrats should be certain to  support Biden’s student debt plan
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Democrats should be certain to support Biden’s student debt plan
During his campaign for president, Joe Biden promised to alleviate the enormous debt that so many Americans had assumed to finance their college educations. The debt had climbed to about $1.75 trillion, surpassing the nation’s credit card debt.
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When you take something that doesn’t belong to you, it’s theft
An assertion that many Americans seem to believe is that “No one is above the law.” However, the unequal application of the law against Blacks as compared with highly regarded whites indicates that the principle is a lie.
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The news media finally gives Biden his due
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The news media finally gives Biden his due
Perhaps now with the Inflation Reduction Act passed, voters will begin to recognize that Joe Biden has been an extraordinarily successful president.
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Reducing the high cost of being Black
Blacks often have difficulty benefitting from industrial plans to compensate them for workplace injuries.
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Trump’s disregard for American democracy
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Trump’s disregard for American democracy
One wonders what the reaction will be when Blacks realize from the primary election results that many whites no longer respect America as a democratic republic.
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Kevin Hayden for Suffolk County D.A.
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Kevin Hayden for Suffolk County D.A.
Kevin Hayden has always been regarded as a man of high principal and character. It is disheartening to see Black activists turn on a member of the community.
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President Biden’s sustained defense of America
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President Biden’s sustained defense of America
Americans often expect instant results from any undertaking by political leaders. Consequently, the recent drone strike that killed the leader of Al Qaeda demonstrates the result of a strategy that was 21 years in its execution. At times, voters were unreasonably critical of President Biden’s patient execution of the plan, but his strategy produced results.
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Alabama has mastered the complexities of constitutional corruption
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Alabama has mastered the complexities of constitutional corruption
Conservatives in Alabama have devised a new approach to preventing social change. Innovation usually requires new funding. If the only way to finance a new project is to defund an existing one, that minimizes the opportunity to generate public support for change.
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