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Robert F. Williams: Black Power Before the Black Power Movement

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Plano, Texas will elect first black mayor in city’s history Saturday

by TERESA WOODARD WFAA Posted on May 6, 2013 at 10:16 PM Updated today at 10:56 PM PLANO – Onlookers might call it historic, but the candidates really don’t. Plano will elect its first African-American mayor on Saturday; both candidates on the ballot are black. “From a historical standpoint, I see myself not so much as first, but as being next,” said Harry LaRosiliere, referring to a long line of mayors before him who successfully guided the city. His opponent, Fred Moses, said he sees it
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One Out of Every 25 Death Row Inmates Innocent

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What’s on Your Mind – Kaye Dee & Motor Mouth

BB King has died. He wasn’t my all-time favorite Bluesman, but he was an exquisite musician and he influencedeveryone.
The moment we heard that Riley B. King — known universally both as “BB” and as the King of the Blues — had breathed his last, we invited ourselves to a very private memorial service. Our own. The King is dead, long live the Blues he was so crucial to shaping over his veryRead more…

African American Mayors Conference of Black Mayors

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