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Clarence Thomas Rises from Poverty to Supreme Court Nominee
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Clarence Thomas (American Supreme Court justice.), United States Supreme Court (Nominees)
Civil Rights Museum Opens in Memphis
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National Civil Rights Museum (Memphis, Tenn.)
Peoria, Ill., Church Split Into Two Warring Groups
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Cleveland Thomas, Baptists (United States), Peoria (Ill.) (Religion)
HHS Sec. Urges Doctors to Cut Medical Costs, Make Healthcare More Available
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Louis W. Sullivan; 1933-., American Medical Association, Meharry Medical College, Medical care (Costs)
HHS Phases Out Marijuana Program for Seriously Ill
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United States Dept. of Health and Human Services, Marijuana (Therapeutic use)
Tyson Pounds Ruddock, Wins Rematch Decision
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Mike Tyson; 1966-., Razor Ruddock, Boxing
Lewis-Johnson Match a Dud as Johnson Fades
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Carl Lewis (American sprinter and long jumper.); 1961-, Ben Johnson (Canadian runner.), Track and field athletics
Black Athletes Lag in Graduation Rate According to NCAA.
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National Collegiate Athletic Association, Black athletes (Education), College athletics (Ethical aspects)
Obituary
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Smallwood E. Williams; 1907-1991
Commission on Children Poses $50 Billion Plan to Aid Kids, Families
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National Commission on Children (U.S.)

New School Texts Give Blacks Credit for Art, Science, Mathematics
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Textbooks, Afrocentrism, Blacks in literature
First Black Federal Judge in Deep South Convicted of Taking a Bribe
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Robert F. Collins, Judicial ethics, Courts (Louisiana), Trials (Bribery)
New ANC Prexy Mandela Takes Hard-line Approach to South African Reform
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Nelson Mandela (South African president.), African National Congress, Apartheid
Fear of Blacks OKs White Woman for Workers' Comp
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Ruth Jandrucko, Discrimination in employment, Insurance, Workers' compensation, Florida (Race relations)

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