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America's Anti-apartheid Movement Rejoices Upon Release of Nelson Mandela
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Nelson Mandela (South African president.), Apartheid, Political prisoners (South Africa)
Harvard Law Review Gets First Black President
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Barack Obama (American president.); 1961-, Harvard law review
CBS Suspends Andy Rooney for Alleged Racial Slurs
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Andrew A. Rooney (American journalist and humorist.), CBS Inc, Racial slurs, Journalistic ethics, Television programs (Newsmagazines)
Atlanta Firefighters Wage Battle to Keep Beards
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Beards, Black firefighters, Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices), Atlanta (Ga.) (Firefighters)
Maria and Natalie Cole Keep Alive the Legacy of Nat King Cole
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Nat King Cole; 1919?-1965, Maria Cole, Natalie Cole
Prep Cager Hits 101 Pts. Playing Only One Half
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Lisa Leslie (American basketball player.); 1972-, Basketball, High school (Women), Basketball records
Univ. of Ill. Dance Squad May be Banned to Curb Rapes
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Campus rape, Cheerleading
Ralph Abernathy Accused of Libel; Sued for $5 Million
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Ralph D. Abernathy (American clergyman and civil rights leader.); 1926-1990, Adjua Abi Naantaanbuu, Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, Libel and slander, Adultery
Red Sox Name Black Female as Assistant General Manager
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Elaine C. Weddington (American lawyer and baseball executive.), Black women in baseball management
Magic Finally Wins MVP at NBA All-star Game
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Earvin Johnson (American basketball player and coach.); 1959-, Basketball, Professional (All-star games)

McDonald's Opens in Moscow Near Statue of Pushkin, Black Father of Russian Literature
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Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin (Russian poet.); 1799-1837
Obituary
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Ewart Guinier; 1910-1990
Arguments Conclude in Atlanta Skin Bias Suit; Judge to Decide Case
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Tracy L. Morrow, United States Internal Revenue Service, Blacks (Race identity), Black women (Employment), Black government employees (Dismissal)
Black School Supt. in Selma is Reinstated After Public Uproar
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Norward Roussell, Black school superintendents and principals (Dismissal), Selma (Ala.) (Education, Race relations)
Douglas Busts Mike Tyson, Titles Still in Dispute
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Mike Tyson; 1966-., Buster Douglas, Boxing
Hollywood's Biggest Black Box-office Stars
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Blacks in motion pictures
Rap Queens 'Salt 'N Pepa' Will Continue Spicy Mix
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Salt-N-Pepa (Musical group)

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