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Blacks Value Government More Than General Public Does, New Survey Reveals
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Blacks (Political activities)
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Nix Announces Retirement from Bench
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Robert N. C. Nix (Jr., American state supreme court justice.), Pennsylvania Supreme Court
Blacks' Criticism Nixes Name of 'slave Auction' Event at Texas Church
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John Hagee, Church and race relations, Racial slurs, Slave auctions, San Antonio (Tex.) (Race relations, Religion)
Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. Saluted for 35 Years of Leadership
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, National Rainbow Coalition
Maryland County NAACP Accuses Local Cops of Harassing Young Blacks
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Police racism, Black young men, Montgomery County (Md.) (Police)
Former Child Star Rodney Allen Rippy Now Behind the Cameras as Los Angeles TV News Producer
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Rodney Allen Rippy (American actor and film producer.), KABC (Television station: Los Angeles, Calif.), Television programs (Local news programs), Blacks in the television broadcasting industry
Maryland Legislator Wins Dem Primary; Faces White GOPer in Election to Replace Mfume in Congress
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Elijah E. Cummings; 1951-., Baltimore (Md.) (Politics and government)
Obituary
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Dorothy Maynor; 1910-1996
Debbie McCain is First Black Crowned Most Beautiful at Ole Miss
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Debbie McCain, University of Mississippi, Beauty contests
Dr. Walter E. Massey Inaugurated as Morehouse College's Ninth President; Late Jet Executive Editor Robert E. Johnson Among Alumni Honored
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Walter E. Massey, Robert E. Johnson, Morehouse College

Black Lifesaving Crew Honored by U.S. Coast Guard 100 Years Later
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United States Coast Guard (Blacks), United States Life-Saving Service, Sea rescues
Rhythm & Blues Foundation Salutes 13 with Pioneer Awards in Los Angeles
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R&B Foundation, Pioneer Awards
Teddy Pendergrass Stars in 'Your Arms Too Short to Box with God'.
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Teddy Pendergrass (American soul singer.), Alex Bradford; 1927?-1978 (Reviews)

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