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2014/09/02 20:15
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Stephen D. Isaacs, who became The Washington Post’s city editor at 26, experimented with long-form journalism in a bid to save the old Minneapolis Star as its top editor, and was a demanding...
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2014/08/31 11:02
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The incidents are more than 46 years apart, but they began in similar fashion. On Aug. 9, 2014, a young man — Michael Brown, 18 — was killed by a police officer on a city street in Ferguson, a St....
2014/08/30 13:57
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... Hollywood. In the 1980s and ’90s,the area represented the worst of New York – drug trafficking, prostitution and crime. “You could see all Ten Commandments broken in 10 minutes,” Jeff...
2014/08/29 22:21
2014/08/29 22:21
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By Devin Leith-Yessian Having traveled the world in search of his roots and to connect with his heritage, Abiodun Oyewole knows a thing or two about poetry. Oyewole calls the medium, “the biggest...
2014/08/28 05:48
2014/08/28 05:48
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... news magazine developed by National Educational Television that premiered two months after the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The show was a mix of spot news, investigative...
2014/08/27 07:48
2014/08/27 07:48
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Among them: Never underestimate the power of police brutality to enflame black communities. To be sure, I am not saying that all police misconduct claims are legitimate. But all should be treated...
2014/08/27 00:22
2014/08/27 00:22
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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - In the wake of the rioting in Ferguson, Missouri new research from the Pew Center suggests that America’s racial divide remains wide. In a recent poll, blacks were nearly twice...
2014/08/26 15:22
2014/08/26 15:22
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The Harvard Law professor who mentored President Obama and the first lady during their time in Cambridge has compared the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown to the 1968 assassination of Martin Luther...
2014/08/25 21:27
2014/08/25 21:27
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... take me back almost 50 years, when cities across the country were inflamed following the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As a seven-year-old living in the D.C. suburbs, I was...
2014/08/24 20:38
2014/08/24 20:38
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... rocks and bottles at police, who made dozens of arrests. KERNER COMMISSION AND MLK ASSASSINATION Riots broke out in several U.S. cities in the summer of 1967. The deadliest of them...
2014/08/24 04:06
2014/08/24 04:06
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Some authors offer images so vivid, readers feel as if they’re tumbled through a wormhole into another universe. Consider this passage in which a woman who slaved and strategized out of poverty...
2014/08/23 16:48
2014/08/23 16:48
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... white man. So either the vision of healing and reconciliation conjured up so eloquently by Martin Luther King, Jr. more than 50 years ago has now been fulfilled (and black people need to stop...
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2014/08/22 05:24
2014/08/22 05:24
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... who refuses treatment for religious reasons. “Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year” by Tavis Smiley (Little, Brown, $27). Broadcaster presents a...
2014/08/21 14:27
2014/08/21 14:27
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... that same time period. President Lyndon Johnson took over after President’s Kennedy’s assassination less than a year earlier. Just two weeks before the Beltway witnessed its first...
2014/08/20 13:45
2014/08/20 13:45
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The fishnet stockings and low-cut swimsuit that became an iconic part of Cher's wardrobe also lent themselves to one of the many videos MTV relegated to the prime-time block. "If I Could Turn Back...
2014/08/19 19:19
2014/08/19 19:19
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Missouri Governor Jay Nixon announced early Monday that he was bringing in troops from the Missouri National Guard to help contain demonstrations that have at times turned violent in the Saint Louis...
2014/08/19 12:26
2014/08/19 12:26
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... a great nation needs leaders in ideas and action, genius and character. Some criticize the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial's design and execution, but it well captures his incomparable...
2014/08/19 02:10
2014/08/19 02:10
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The National Guard is a regular presence in responding to natural disasters, but it also has a long history in helping curb civil disturbances. On Monday, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon mobilized the Guard...
2014/08/19 01:00
2014/08/19 01:00
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... the civil rights movement set the tone in the city. The sanitation worker’s strike and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., changed Memphis forever. The past haunts Memphis in...
2014/08/18 22:26
2014/08/18 22:26
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Strange bedfellows behind the act: J.F.K., Martha Griffiths, Martin Luther King, Jr., Howard W. Smith, and (above) Alice Paul.Credit Clockwise from Top: Bettmann/Corbis; Thomas D. McAvoy/Time Life...
2014/09/02 20:15
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