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Jackson Announces His Run for D.C. 'shadow Senator'.
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Washington (D.C.) (Politics and government)
S. African Cleric Resigns After Alleged Affair Bared
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Allan Aubrey Boesak (South African church official and human rights activist.); 1945-, Adultery (South Africa), Church and race relations (South Africa), Black clergy (Sexual behavior)
Mandela Visit Breathes New Life Into U.S. Rights Push
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Nelson Mandela (South African president) (Visit to the United States)
Black Wins Right to Wear Beard at Work; Ruling May Aid Men Across Md
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Razor bumps, Blacks (Employment), Beards
Obituary
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Mitch Snyder
Famed Black Radio Pioneer Jack 'The Rapper' Gibson Feted at Gala D.C. Tribute
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Jack Gibson; 1920-2000, Radio stations, Black
Milwaukee City Council Censures Alderman McGee
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Michael McGee, Black Panther Party, Milwaukee (Wis.) (Blacks)
Woman Awarded $3.75 Mil. in Diaper Detergent Suit
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Fawna Wright, Leukemia (Causes), Pentachlorophenol, Detergents (Contamination)
1st Black Chief Judge in Fla. Makes History, Foes
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Leander Shaw; 1930-., Courts (Florida)
Rae Dawn Chong and Hubby Separate After One Year
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Rae Dawn Chong, C. Thomas Howell

Mitch Snyder, Champion of Homeless in America, 46, Commits Suicide in
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Homeless, Suicide
Effi Barry Reveals: Mayor Wanted Her Skin Darkened to Protect His Image as a Black Man
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Marion Barry (American mayor.); 1936-, Effi Barry (wife of American mayor Marion Barry.), Blacks (Race identity), Politicians (Drug use), Washington (D.C.) (Politics and government)
Mandela's Tour Will Put $8 Million in War Against Apartheid
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Nelson Mandela (South African president) (Visit to the United States), African National Congress, Apartheid
2-foot Tall Victim of Bone Disease Beats Odds, Graduates from High School
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DeeDee Blocker, Osteogenesis imperfecta
Black VP at Cleveland State University Quits Over Pay
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Raymond A. Winbush, Cleveland State University
Ken Griffey Jr. Leads Black Baseball Stars
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Ken Griffey (Jr.), Baseball, Professional (All-star games)
Black Sues NBA, Kenner Over Player Action Dolls
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Ronald K. Bethea, Kenner Products Inc, National Basketball Association, Copyright (Dolls), Blacks in the toy and game industry, Starting Lineup action figures
Garrison Falls Short in Historic Wimbledon Quest
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Zina Garrison; 1963-., Wimbledon Championships (Tennis tournament) (Women)
Dionne Warwick's Dinner Funds AIDS Campaign
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Dionne Warwick, AIDS (Disease) (Fund raising)
200 Women File Suit Charging that Chuck Berry Filmed Them in Restroom
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Chuck Berry; 1926-., Pornography

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