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The weekly source of African American political and entertainment news.
  

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High Court Rules Against Redistricting in Georgia
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United States Supreme Court (Decisions), Black suffrage, Apportionment (Election law), Georgia (Politics and government)
Why We Don't Have More Black Male Teachers
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Black teachers (Employment)
Mike Tyson Says: 'I Am My Own Man and I Now Trust My Own Judgement'.
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Mike Tyson; 1966-.
California Honor Student Banned from Graduation Because of Haircut
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Ben Sharpe, Valedictorians, Church schools (Race relations), Sacramento (Calif.) (Education)
Library Pioneer Dr. E. J. Josey Saluted During American Library Assn. Annual Confab
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E. J. Josey (American librarian.); 1924-2009, Black Caucus of the American Library Association, American Library Association (Conferences)
Richmond, VA, Officials Battle Over Placement of Statue Honoring Native Son Arthur Ashe
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Arthur Ashe; 1943-1993 (Statues), Richmond (Va.) (Monuments, statues, etc, Race relations), Monument Avenue (Richmond, Va.)
Despite Makeshift Training Facilities, Chicago High School Track Team Wins State Championship
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Track and field athletics
Record Number of Underclassmen Taken in Recent NBA Draft in Toronto
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Basketball, Professional (Draft)
Jordan, Ewing Head Group of Seven Black Ball Players Suing NBA to Prevent Salary Cap, Lockout
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National Basketball Players Association, Basketball, Professional (Antitrust), Basketball players (Salaries), Lockouts (Basketball, Professional)
Jodeci Helps Spread Message of Safe Sex to Combat AIDS While on Tour Across U.S.
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Jodeci (Musical group), AIDS (Disease) education, Safe sex, AIDS (Disease) and musicians

South African Ambassador to U.S. Feted at Los Angeles Reception
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Franklin A. Sonn, South Africa (Diplomatic and consular service, United States)
High Court Upholds Random Drug Tests for Athletes
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United States Supreme Court (Decisions), Athletes (Drug use), Drug abuse (Testing), Youth (Drug use), Students (Civil rights)
Oscar Peterson Still Going Strong After Stroke, Wins Rave Reviews at N.Y. Show
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Oscar Peterson (Canadian pianist and composer.); 1925-2007
British Tabloid Offers Woman Arrested with Actor Hugh Grant $150,000 for Exclusive Story
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Divine Marie Brown, Hugh Grant; 1960-., Prostitution, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Moral conditions)

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