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Editor's Note: The below op/ed was originally published as a letter to the editor by The New York Times. The Times is committed to publishing a diversity of letters to the editor. The op/ed is reproduced here by request.December 18 — Today the House of Representatives will vote on whether to…

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Shortly after the House Judiciary Committee voted along party lines to impeach President Donald Trump on Friday, December 13, members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) held a conference call with publishers of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), the trade association …

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To say Cyntoia Brown’s life has been complicated is an understatement. Brown is a young, black woman sentenced as an adult to life in prison when as a teenager, she killed Johnny Mitchell Allen, a 43-year-old man, who had solicited her for sex. Brown maintained she killed Allen in self-defen…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) and Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, introduced the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, described as one of the most comprehensive marijuana reform bills ever introduced in Congress. 

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As a rising star in the public relations field, Alonda Thomas has always sought to inspire young, Black women who want to break into the industry. Earlier this year, Thomas was named the director of Public Relations in Howard University’s Office of Communications.

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WASHINGTON, D. C. – The NAACP announced the group has filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump, the U.S. Census Bureau and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, “to combat the imminent threat that the 2020 Census will substantially undercount African-Americans and other people of color in…