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The Florida Times-Union
Black History Month CalendarEvents in celebration of Black History Month during February: TUESDAY “42,” 6
Black History Month Calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 hours ago
Events in celebration of Black History Month during February: TUESDAY “42,” 6:30 p.m., Highlands Regional Library, 1826 Dunn Ave. The story of Jackie Robinson and his signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers to become the first African-American player to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the costAn elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watchi
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the cost
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
An elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watching her walls crack and open up before the building crashed into Lake Macquarie. If it had been a day earlier, there would have been 100 people there. An elderly woman was... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the costAn elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watchi
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the cost
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
An elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watching her walls crack and open up before the building crashed into Lake Macquarie. If it had been a day earlier, there would have been 100 people there. An elderly woman was... Read more
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The Young Witness
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the costAn elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watchi
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the cost
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
An elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watching her walls crack and open up before the building crashed into Lake Macquarie. If it had been a day earlier, there would have been 100 people there. An elderly woman was... Read more
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Western Advocate
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the costAn elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watchi
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the cost
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
An elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watching her walls crack and open up before the building crashed into Lake Macquarie. If it had been a day earlier, there would have been 100 people there. An elderly woman was... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the costAn elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watchi
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the cost
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
An elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watching her walls crack and open up before the building crashed into Lake Macquarie. If it had been a day earlier, there would have been 100 people there. An elderly woman was... Read more
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The Border Mail
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the costAn elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watchi
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the cost
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
An elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watching her walls crack and open up before the building crashed into Lake Macquarie. If it had been a day earlier, there would have been 100 people there. An elderly woman was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the costAn elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watchi
Lake Macquarie restaurant collapse: business owners count the cost
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
An elderly woman was able to clamber down a disappearing staircase after watching her walls crack and open up, while a man grabbed his dogs and got to safety before the Pelican Marina building crashed into Lake Macquarie. That was Monday morning –... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Q&A with author Karen BrananAuthor Karen Branan will be discussing her new book, “The Family Tree,” on Wedn
Q&A with author Karen Branan
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted yesterday
Author Karen Branan will be discussing her new book, “The Family Tree,” on Wednesday at Flyleaf Books. The book details her extensive research into a long-ignored lynching in Georgia — conducted by her own family. Staff writer Paige Connelly spoke to... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Formation: 15 Unique Ways To Celebrate Black History MonthBy Dara Takafari I keep trying and failing to get into the spirit of Black His
Formation: 15 Unique Ways To Celebrate Black History Month
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted yesterday
By Dara Takafari I keep trying and failing to get into the spirit of Black History Month, may Carter G. Woodson forgive me. We are eight days into Black History Month and I have not posted one Black fact or historic photo. I feel like a bum of an... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Black History Month: Luckett to speak about Margaret WalkerDr. Robert Luckett, director of the Margaret Walker Center for the Study of the
Black History Month: Luckett to speak about Margaret Walker
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Dr. Robert Luckett, director of the Margaret Walker Center for the Study of the African-American Experience at Jackson State University, will present "This Is My Century: Margaret Walker and the Black Arts Movement" at 7:30 p.m. Friday at The W's... Read more
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Adelaide Now
True stories: Adelaide Writers’ WeekRussian-American journalist Masha Gessen will discuss her book on the brothers
True stories: Adelaide Writers’ Week
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Russian-American journalist Masha Gessen will discuss her book on the brothers behind the Boston bombing at Writers’ Week in Adelaide. IIT was March, 1976, and Adelaide Writers’ Week was being held for the first time in the Pioneer Women’s Memorial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethnicity and Elections - Which Way for Kenya Ahead of 2017?It is the year 2016, in the run-up to the 2017 elections that will come a decad
Ethnicity and Elections - Which Way for Kenya Ahead of 2017?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
It is the year 2016, in the run-up to the 2017 elections that will come a decade after the ugly events of 2007 that drove Kenya to the very edge of hell. International intervention led to formation of the Grand Coalition government, where relations... Read more
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indieWIRE
White Female Gaze: How This Year's Sundance Confronted Racial Tensions in America (and Beyond) By Hunter Harris | IndiewireSat Feb 06 13:24:21 EST 2016 The story of race r
White Female Gaze: How This Year's Sundance Confronted Racial Tensions in America (and Beyond)
indieWIRE / Posted 2 days ago
By Hunter Harris | IndiewireSat Feb 06 13:24:21 EST 2016 The story of race relations at this year's Sundance Film Festival went far beyond the reception... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Chichester and Worthing court results - Chichester Observer with your email account {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddre
Chichester and Worthing court results
Chichester Observer / Posted 4 days ago
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Los Angeles Times
Black award shows are important, but 'we can't uncement the many years of theFollowing outrage over the mostly white list of Oscar nominees, black people fi
Black award shows are important, but 'we can't uncement the many years of the
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
Following outrage over the mostly white list of Oscar nominees, black people find themselves wrestling with a question posed by James Baldwin in his 1963 book “The Fire Next Time”: “Do I really want to be integrated into a burning house?” In this... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Kendrick Lamar Is Determined to Score Big at the Grammys: "I Want to Win Them All"Kendrick Lamar is wearing black sandals and white socks. It's not a look that y
Kendrick Lamar Is Determined to Score Big at the Grammys: "I Want to Win Them All"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
Kendrick Lamar is wearing black sandals and white socks. It's not a look that you associate with rappers — or with anyone, really, except possibly Alpine butterfly hunters. And yet here is Lamar, striding socks-and-sandals-first through a studio that... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Four arrested in connection to Bladen Co. murder indicted on additional chargesFour people arrested in connection to a murder near Dublin last year have been
Four arrested in connection to Bladen Co. murder indicted on additional charges
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Four people arrested in connection to a murder near Dublin last year have been indicted on additional charges. Montise Arman Mitchell, 24, Shanika Nicole Mitchell, 17, D’Nazya Sade Downing, 20, and Christopher James Baldwin, 25, were taken into... Read more
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The Spectator
Opinion 2015OpinionShifting activism, shifty alliesBy Terri Moise ’17 James Baldwin once s
Opinion 2015
The Spectator / Posted 5 days ago
OpinionShifting activism, shifty alliesBy Terri Moise ’17 James Baldwin once said, “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” In this day and age, many individuals have dedicated their time and lives... Read more
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Billboard
Kendrick Lamar Is Determined to Score Big at the Grammys: Billboard CoverKendrick Lamar is wearing black sandals and white socks. It’s not a look that y
Kendrick Lamar Is Determined to Score Big at the Grammys: Billboard Cover
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
Kendrick Lamar is wearing black sandals and white socks. It’s not a look that you associate with rappers -- or with anyone, really, except possibly Alpine butterfly hunters. And yet here is Lamar, striding socks-and-sandals-first through a studio... Read more
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Crosscut
Video: A conversation about race, inspired by danceSpectrum Dance Theater Credit: Aileen Imperial Choreographer Donald Byrd wants
Video: A conversation about race, inspired by dance
Crosscut / Posted 5 days ago
Spectrum Dance Theater Credit: Aileen Imperial Choreographer Donald Byrd wants to get Seattle talking about race. To do that, the longtime leader of Spectrum Dance Theater is dedicating its entire 2015-16 season to the topic of race relations and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How will we judge Obama?Who was Barack Obama, and how will he be remembered? Now that he’s on his way o
How will we judge Obama?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Who was Barack Obama, and how will he be remembered? Now that he’s on his way out — the Iowa caucuses being the official prelude to a new political era — the consensus that’s been building is that although Obama more than qualifies as successful, he... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Black History Month calendarPrograms in celebration of Black History Month during February: SATURDAY The
Black History Month calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
Programs in celebration of Black History Month during February: SATURDAY The Tuskegee Airmen documentary, 2 p.m., San Marco branch library, 1513 LaSalle St. Features George Crum’s invention of potato chips. (904) 858-2907 or... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
AL man arrested in Texas, charged with transporting 20 pounds of marijuanaRaymond Rodgers has been the high sheriff in Bullock County for 14 years. He th
AL man arrested in Texas, charged with transporting 20 pounds of marijuana
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
Raymond Rodgers has been the high sheriff in Bullock County for 14 years. He thought he'd seen it all, but admitted Tuesday that the latest development in Texas has shocked him. "I know the parents of these two young men, and they're good parents,"... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
OPD searching for counterfeit currency suspectsAL man arrested in Texas, charged with transporting 20 pounds of marijuanaAL ma
OPD searching for counterfeit currency suspects
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
AL man arrested in Texas, charged with transporting 20 pounds of marijuanaAL man arrested in Texas, charged with transporting 20 pounds of marijuana James Baldwin (Source: Potter County Sheriff's Office) Texas troopers pulled over 31-year old James... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Decision 2016Indicted house speaker asks for dismissal of ethics chargesIndicted house speak
Decision 2016
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
Indicted house speaker asks for dismissal of ethics chargesIndicted house speaker asks for dismissal of ethics charges Indicted House Speaker Mike Hubbard is asking a judge to dismiss ethics charges against him after a political consultant said he... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
AL men arrested in TX with 20 pounds of weedTwo Alabama men have been arrested in Amarillo, Texas after law enforcement fou
AL men arrested in TX with 20 pounds of weed
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
Two Alabama men have been arrested in Amarillo, Texas after law enforcement found more than 20 pounds of marijuana in the car they were driving. Theodis Baldwin, 26, of Union Springs, and James Baldwin Jr., 31, of Troy were sent to Potter County... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Black History calendarPrograms in celebration of Black History Month during February: WEDNESDAY Bla
Black History calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
Programs in celebration of Black History Month during February: WEDNESDAY Black History Trivia, 10 a.m., Moncrief Senior Center, 5713 Teeler Ave. (904) 764-0330. Brown Bag Lunch, noon, Amelia Island Museum of History, 233 S. Third St., Fernandina... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rajat Neogy's Dead, and So Is Intellectual DebateThis year is the 55th anniversary of Transition magazine. Transition was found
Rajat Neogy's Dead, and So Is Intellectual Debate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
This year is the 55th anniversary of Transition magazine. Transition was founded as a magazine of ideas and policy debate for East African intellectuals by Ugandan-Indian Rajat Neogy in 1961 in Kampala. It quickly became Africa's leading... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Medal of Art winner Chong's dance piece to premier at U of IURBANA, Ill. (AP) - A National Medal of Art winner's dance piece about violence
Medal of Art winner Chong's dance piece to premier at U of I
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 7 days ago
URBANA, Ill. (AP) - A National Medal of Art winner's dance piece about violence in America and police killings premiers this weekend at the University of Illinois. The (Champaign) News-Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/1KSBOVn ) that New York... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Medal of Art winner Chong's dance piece to premier at U of IURBANA, Ill. (AP) - A National Medal of Art winner's dance piece about violence
Medal of Art winner Chong's dance piece to premier at U of I
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
URBANA, Ill. (AP) - A National Medal of Art winner's dance piece about violence in America and police killings premiers this weekend at the University of Illinois. The (Champaign) News-Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/1KSBOVn ) that New York... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Troopers uncover marijuana in multiple weekend traffic stopsAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - In two separate traffic stops on Interstate 40 this past
Troopers uncover marijuana in multiple weekend traffic stops
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - In two separate traffic stops on Interstate 40 this past weekend, Texas state troopers say they uncovered nearly half-a-million dollars in marijuana. Just before 10:00 a.m. Saturday, troopers near Bushland report finding over... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
National Medal of Art recipient's dance show to debut at UI this weekendURBANA — Ping Chong could hardly believe it when he was named a recipient of a
National Medal of Art recipient's dance show to debut at UI this weekend
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
URBANA — Ping Chong could hardly believe it when he was named a recipient of a National Medal of Arts, the highest honor given artists in the United States. "It's lovely but unreal," he said recently in Urbana. "It's the kind of award they give to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the EditorEmbraces civic duty Editor: When I turn 18 this year, I intend to vote. I don’
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Embraces civic duty Editor: When I turn 18 this year, I intend to vote. I don’t know for whom I will vote, and I certainly don’t know much about politics as of now, but I will learn and I will vote. Why? Because I can. I will go to my local polling... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONEmbraces civic duty Editor: When I turn 18 this year, I intend to vote. I don’
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Embraces civic duty Editor: When I turn 18 this year, I intend to vote. I don’t know for whom I will vote, and I certainly don’t know much about politics as of now, but I will learn and I will vote. Why? Because I can. I will go to my local polling... Read more
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iol.co.za
In the market for big memoriesJohannesburg - The Market Theatre turns 40 this year and a treasure trove of pr
In the market for big memories
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Johannesburg - The Market Theatre turns 40 this year and a treasure trove of productions has been lined up to surprise and excite. There will be a link-up with Black History Month, questioning and celebrating the black experience, with play readings... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Insider Louisville: Slugger Museum, Ali Center offer $5 admission for Ky., Ind. residentsLet’s face it. February isn’t the greatest month. It’s cold, it’s dark and it h
Insider Louisville: Slugger Museum, Ali Center offer $5 admission for Ky., Ind. residents
WLKY Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
Let’s face it. February isn’t the greatest month. It’s cold, it’s dark and it has one of the worst holidays of the year. But, as we know, in order to get over it, you must go through it. So good news — like $5 admission into two museums all month... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom large"It's like the Def Oscar Jam!" Rock exclaimed. The story will be slightly diff
In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom large
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
"It's like the Def Oscar Jam!" Rock exclaimed. The story will be slightly different this time around. When Rock strides onto the Dolby Theatre stage on Feb. 28, he'll see no nominated African-American actors before him. He'll instead be greeted by... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Time to Rock 'n RollWHEN CHRIS ROCK first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black actors nominate
Time to Rock 'n Roll
Khaleej Times / Posted 11 days ago
WHEN CHRIS ROCK first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black actors nominated that year - Morgan Freeman, Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo and Jamie Foxx (twice!) - didn't escape his notice. "It's like the Def Oscar Jam!" Rock exclaimed. The story... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Black History Month calendarPrograms in celebration of Black History Month during February: Black History
Black History Month calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
Programs in celebration of Black History Month during February: Black History Moments, 11:45 a.m., Oceanway Senior Center, 12215 Sago Ave. (904) 696-4331. “42,” 6 p.m., Pablo Creek Regional Library, 13295 Beach Blvd. The story of Jackie Robinson... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock looms largeNEW YORK (AP) — When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black
In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock looms large
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black actors nominated that year — Morgan Freeman, Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo and Jamie Foxx (twice!) — didn’t escape his notice. “It’s like the Def Oscar Jam!” Rock... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom largeNEW YORK (AP) — When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black
In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom large
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 13 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black actors nominated that year — Morgan Freeman, Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo and Jamie Foxx (twice!) — didn't escape his notice. "It's like the Def Oscar Jam!" Rock... Read more
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Orange County Register
In Oscars diversity crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom largeNEW YORK — When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black acto
In Oscars diversity crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom large
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
NEW YORK — When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black actors nominated that year — Morgan Freeman, Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo and Jamie Foxx (twice!) — didn’t escape his notice. “It’s like the Def Oscar Jam!” Rock... Read more
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Denver Post
In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom largeNEW YORK (AP) — When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black
In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom large
Denver Post / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black actors nominated that year — Morgan Freeman, Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo and Jamie Foxx (twice!) — didn't escape his notice. "It's like the Def Oscar Jam!" Rock... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Suicide of the Liberal ChurchPaul Tillich wrote that all institutions, including the church, are inherently
The Suicide of the Liberal Church
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
Paul Tillich wrote that all institutions, including the church, are inherently demonic. Reinhold Niebuhr asserted that no institution could ever achieve the morality of the individual. Institutions, he warned, to extend their lives when confronted... Read more
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My EastText
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparationsBernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighti
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparations
My EastText / Posted 18 days ago
Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighting racism after being attacked by a prominent advocate of slavery reparations to African-Americans. "Senator Sanders is the most progressive member of the United States... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparationsBernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighti
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparations
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighting racism after being attacked by a prominent advocate of slavery reparations to African-Americans. "Senator Sanders is the most progressive member of the United States... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparationsBernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighti
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparations
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 18 days ago
Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighting racism after being attacked by a prominent advocate of slavery reparations to African-Americans. "Senator Sanders is the most progressive member of the United States... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparationsBernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighti
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparations
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 18 days ago
Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighting racism after being attacked by a prominent advocate of slavery reparations to African-Americans. "Senator Sanders is the most progressive member of the United States... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparationsBernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighti
Sanders campaign defends opposition to slavery reparations
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign on Thursday defended his record on fighting racism after being attacked by a prominent advocate of slavery reparations to African-Americans. "Senator Sanders is the most progressive member of the United States... Read more
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