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Senate Committee Hearing Testimony on Plight of Black Men Gets Eye-opening Lecture
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Clifford Alexander; 1933-., Blacks (Social conditions), United States (Race relations)
Federal Agencies Have Worst Record on Hiring Blacks and Women in High-paying Posts
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Government employees, Blacks (Employment), Women (Employment)
Powell Wins Second Term as Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
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Colin L. Powell; 1937-., United States Joint Chiefs of Staff
House Leaders Oppose Busing in of Whites for Rep. Ford Trial
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Harold Ford; 1945-., Political corruption (Tennessee), Trials (Tennessee), Jury selection
Rodney King Files Rights Lawsuit Against L.A. Police
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Rodney King (American construction worker and victim of police brutality.), Police brutality, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Police)
Gertrude Brown, Mother-in-law of Jesse Jackson, Earns Master's from Norfolk State
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Gertrude Brown, Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Norfolk State University
White Medical Group Says Racism Harms Health Care System
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George D. Lundberg, American Medical Association, Blacks (Medical care)
Compton Not Surprised by Chicago Study Showing Race Important Factor in Hiring
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James Compton, Blacks (Employment), Chicago (Ill.) (Labor, Race relations)
M.C. Hammer's Family Makes Own Record in Thoroughbred Racing
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Lewis Burrell, Hammer (Musician), Horse racing (Economic aspects)
Jackson State Gridder's Shooting Adds to Tragedy
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Robert Turner, Murder, Port Gibson (Miss.) (Crime)

Obituary
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William Ashby; 1889-1991
Obituary
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Thomas F. Mason
Obituary
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Elmo R. Willard
AIDS Victim on Mission to 'take All the Women . . . He Can' Before Dying
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William Lucas Barker, AIDS (Disease) (Causes), AIDS (Disease) and women, Oakland (Calif.) (Crime)
Willie Mays Tells Grads 'you Did the Right Thing'.
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Willie Mays; 1931-., Bowling Green State University
Straight Out of Brooklyn
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Matty Rich (Reviews), Straight out of Brooklyn (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Former Employe of Hammer Names Him in Rape Suit; He Files Suit Against Her
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Christina Holmes, Hammer (Musician), Rape
Black/white Love Affair Sparks 'Jungle Fever'.
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Interracial dating in motion pictures
Jungle Fever
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Spike Lee (Reviews), Jungle fever (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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