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Jacob Blames White House for Backslide in Black Socio-economic Condition; Cites Justice Dept., CRC.
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Blacks (Economic conditions)
Rights Panel to Probe Bias Against White Men
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United States Commission on Civil Rights, Discrimination in employment
Polish Nobel Prize Peace Winner Follows Jackson to Win Reagan's Favor
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Lech Wal esa (Polish president.); 1943-, Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Sanctions (International law), United States (Commerce, Poland), Poland (Commerce, United States)
Kelly Alexander Elected New Chairman of NAACP.
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Kelly Miller Alexander, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
New Delta Director Named; Group Launches Program to Aid Nation's Unwed Moms
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Mary B. Hendrick, College sororities
Wilberforce Prexy Leaving to Join Staff of SOHIO; Provost to Fill Position
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Yvonne Walker-Taylor, Charles E. Taylor, Wilberforce University
Jackson Gaining in N.H., Rainbow Taking Shape
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Presidential primaries (1984, New Hampshire)
Diana Ross Comes Up with $250,000 Gift for NYC Playground
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Diana Ross (American singer and actress.), Central Park (New York, N.Y.)
Constance Hilliard Heads African Development Fund
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Constance Hilliard, African Development Foundation
Tons of Food on Way to Seven African Countries
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United States Agency for International Development, Food relief (Africa)

Miss America Helps Fete George Burns on Birthday
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George Burns (American comedian.); 1896-1996, Vanessa Williams (American singer and actress.)
Blacks Await Federal Probe Findings in Hanging Death of Accused Killer Perry
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Osborne family, Calvin D. Perry, Hanging, Murder, Fort Wayne (Ind.) (Crime)
Coors Company Names Black Agency to Boost Its Market
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Adolph Coors Co, Shaw Group, Inc
Father George Clements in Chicago Adopts Second Son
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George Clements (American priest and child benefactor.); 1932-, Catholic Church (Black clergy), Adoption and adopted children
Pastor Vows to Rebuild Church in Harlem After Fire Destroys Landmark
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Churches (Buildings) (Fires and fire prevention), New York (N.Y.) (Churches (Buildings)), Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Allen Shares Super Win, But Keeps MVP Award
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Marcus Allen (American football player.); 1960-, Super Bowl (Football)
Black Colleges Suffer Drought in USFL Draft as Rozier Cashes Heisman
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Mike Rozier, United States Football League, Football, Professional (Draft)
Obituary
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Jackie Wilson (American rhythm and blues singer.)
Actress Dorothy Dandridge Honored Posthumously in Hollywood Walk of Fame
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Dorothy Dandridge
Michael Jackson, Emmanuel Lewis: Singer Shares His Success with Those who Inspire Him
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Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009

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