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DECLARING CLASS WON “THE LEAST OF THESE”, BY REV. JESSE JACKSON

It is a breathtakingly mean and callous proposal. The Republican budget would cut taxes on the wealthy, giving millionaires, the Citizen for Tax Justice estimates, a tax break of $200,000 per year. ...

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Criminal injustice system failed Trayvon

I must acknowledge that the state of Florida did a poor job prosecuting Zimmerman. ...

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Justice denied

The outrage over the killing of an unarmed Black teenager who was doing nothing wrong must continue until some semblance of justice is achieved. ...

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Blacks underrepresented in immigration debate

The challenge is that the bill disadvantages some immigrants, especially African and Caribbean immigrants, while helping others. ...

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Black unemployment has not improved

The racial disparities in unemployment rates are not new, but it is hypocritical to celebrate a drop in White unemployment rages, without noticing or mentioning the stagnation in Black unemployment rates. ...

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Onion’s apology is not accepted

Somehow, sorry doesn't make it right. ...

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It’s time for us to deliver for the Postal Service

Like virtually every other part of the legitimate role of government, the Postal Service is and has been under attack by conservatives. ...

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Whole Foods and whole fools

I am utterly appalled that Whole Foods CEO John Mackey described Obamacare as “fascism.” ...

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Reaffirmed…

My greatest wish is that these kinds of injustices continue to be exposed, so that what happened to the Wilmington Ten won't continue to destroy the hopeful dreams of young black folks, any folks for that matter. ...

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