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A confusing political attack
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A confusing political attack
Kamala Harris criticized Joe Biden for his past opposition to busing although his position on the issue differs little from hers.
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They upheld the standards
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They upheld the standards
The deaths of three prominent Boston-area blacks underscores the importance of the contributions past generations have made to the advancement of the community.
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Harvard tramples on constitutional rights
It is unjust and unseemly for Harvard to deny anyone accused of a crime his constitutional right to a lawyer of his choice.
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The power of the black vote
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The power of the black vote
The black resolve to replace Donald Trump, the racist-in-chief, will undoubtedly motivate people of color to become involved in the 2020 campaign.
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Gaming the college system
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Gaming the college system
Students from impoverished families are encouraged to study hard to gain admission to an elite college in order to climb to the top of the post graduate employment ladder. However, they discover that competition for acceptance by the prime colleges is so keen that some wealthy applicants scheme and connive in order to get that acceptance letter in the mail.
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America’s elusive standard
For many blacks, being patriotic and fighting for equity in America go hand-in-hand.
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Acknowledging Roxbury history
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Acknowledging Roxbury history
The Roxbury Homecoming — Juneteenth Festival in Franklin Park was extremely well attended last Saturday.
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Impeachment: The constitutionally-approved procedure
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Impeachment: The constitutionally-approved procedure
While informed Americans should want to vote against a candidate for president who is disloyal to the country, Congress has a duty beyond political opposition to remove an offending president by the impeachment process.
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Patriotism on the wane
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Patriotism on the wane
A decidedly unpatriotic president and a series of questionable wars have challenged Americans’ notions of love for country.
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An opportunity for leadership
The governor has more than enough political capital to consider an effort to set a high standard for the Massachusetts State Police as well as encourage police departments in major cities to reform practices that violate the national commitment to democracy.
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Another source of business
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Another source of business
When one considers that about half of Boston’s residents are people of color, 1 percent is an extremely low number.
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Another act of disrespect
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Another act of disrespect
Surprisingly, the ADL did not find it offensive or inappropriate for David Jacobs to assume the right to use the title “The Boston Guardian” for his local newspaper.
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