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2014/10/20 16:59
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To the editor: Finally, Marshall Adame, candidate for representative from Congressional District 3, is gaining the recognition he very much deserves. He has served our country for 40 years — all of...
2014/10/20 16:59
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2014/10/20 14:58
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... your ground" statutes benefit whites more than blacks, are unnecessary and cause minority men to live in fear, several experts said Friday to the U.S. Civil Rights Commission as it evaluates...
2014/10/18 21:05
2014/10/18 21:05
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The ABC family sitcom “Black-ish” is America’s new No. 1 TV comedy, and it has sparked conversations on African-American racial identity. Debuting 30 years after “The Cosby Show” the Johnsons are...
2014/10/17 19:15
2014/10/17 19:15
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WASHINGTON — Maurice Barboza’s idea to build a memorial to black Revolutionary War soldiers on the Mall was sparked by the end of another struggle: the campaign by Barboza’s aunt to be the second...
2014/10/17 15:11
2014/10/17 15:11
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KS Attorney General Appeals 2 Death Penalty Decisions TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has formally appealed a decision to vacate death sentences of three men convicted in...
2014/10/16 22:33
2014/10/16 22:33
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The fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford ignited a nationwide debate on gun rights, profiling and Florida's controversial self-defense laws. That debate continues Friday, when a...
2014/10/16 21:49
2014/10/16 21:49
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A key arts panel has approved a revised design for a memorial to honor President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington, which could clear the way for groundbreaking. The U.S....
2014/10/09 21:28
2014/10/09 21:28
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Rights group asks for probe into shooting range that refuses to cater to Muslims Jan Morgan (JanMorganMedia.com) A Muslim civil rights group is asking the Department of Justice to investigate an...
2014/10/07 09:28
2014/10/07 09:28
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Rand Paul is pitching libertarian ideas to social conservatives. And they're listening. Common ground between warring cousins. In this Nov. 6, 2013 file photo, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. speaks on...
2014/10/05 07:58
2014/10/05 07:58
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The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights issued a little-noticed report last week that, based on the history of such tomes, won’t be long-remembered. That’s too bad. It details a story that needs to be...
2014/10/04 14:41
2014/10/04 14:41
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Eisenhower Memorial Moves Forward After 15 Years of Planning By Lorain Watters - The Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial won design approval Thursday, but the battle to build the controversial monument...
2014/09/29 15:59
2014/09/29 15:59
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Eleven members of the U.S. Congress have urged President Barack Obama to inject a discussion about religious tolerance and the protection of minorities into his bilateral summit with visiting Indian...
2014/09/27 13:27
2014/09/27 13:27
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Prospect of tighter White House security touches nerve in Washington WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The prospect of more of the U.S. capital being closed off after an intruder got into the White House has...
2014/09/26 20:44
2014/09/26 20:44
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FILE - In this May 15, 2012, file photo, retired California Supreme Court Justice Cruz Reynoso, speaks at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. The Obama administration is aggressively pursuing lawsuits...
2014/09/25 16:36
2014/09/25 16:36
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The forthcoming Bible museum from Hobby Lobby president Steve Green will begin to rise on a trapezoidal lot two blocks south of the Mall next month. But according to lead architect David Greenbaum of...
2014/09/25 10:16
2014/09/25 10:16
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Over the past four decades, U.S. courts have ruled that plaintiffs making discrimination claims under the Fair Housing Act don’t have to prove intentional bias. Civil rights advocates simply have to...
2014/09/25 00:36
2014/09/25 00:36
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Last November, the District of Columbia came as close as it has in a century to gaining a degree of control over its skyline. Marcel Acosta, executive director of the National Capital Planning...
2014/09/19 16:41
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... – The Association for the Study of African American Life and History, better known as the founders of Black History Month, will host the nation's 99th annual black history convention in...
2014/09/19 06:02
2014/09/19 06:02
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Lakeside gardens, model boats and fine dining overlooking the nation’s monuments could one day redefine a site on the National Mall that has languished for years with fetid water,...
2014/09/19 01:20
2014/09/19 01:20
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The United States is not doing enough to promote and protect international religious freedom, a panel of advocates warned Congress on Thursday. Strengthening its religious freedom policies and taking...
2014/10/20 16:59
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