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UNCF Honors Supporters, Salutes New Board Members at Annual Dinner in New York
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United Negro College Fund
Are Blacks More Or Less Shy Than Other Races?
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Shyness, Race differences, Blacks (Psychology)
Nelson and Winnie Mandela Divorce; Winnie Fails to Win $5 Million Settlement
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Nelson Mandela (South African president.), Winnie Mandela (South African political leader and wife of Nelson Mandela.), Divorce (South Africa)
Probe Reveals University of California Regents Pull Strings to Get Friends Admitted to UCLA.
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University of California (System) Board of Regents, University of California, Los Angeles, Affirmative action in education, Colleges and universities (Admission)
Queens College Plans to Make Louis Armstrong's House a Public Museum
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Louis Armstrong (American trumpet player.); 1900-1971, Louis Armstrong House and Archives (New York, N.Y.)
Baptist Conventions Support Plan to Finance New Homes for Blacks in Big Cities
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Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, Minority Enterprise Financial Acquisition Corporation, Blacks (Housing), National Baptist Convention of America, National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
U.N. and World Bank Enter Joint Agreement to Raise $25 Billion for Development in Africa
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United Nations (Africa), World Bank, Economic assistance (Africa)
Danny Davis Wins Democratic Primary for Illinois Seventh Congressional District Seat
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Danny K. Davis; 1941-., Chicago (Ill.) (Politics and government)
Ex-Los Angeles Dodgers Slugger Willie Davis Arrested After Reported Threats to Parents
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Willie Davis (American baseball player.); 1940-2010, Parent abuse, Gardena (Calif.) (Crime)
White South Carolina State Trooper Fired After His Video Camera Shows Him Abusing Black Woman
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Sandra Antor, W. H. Beckwith, Police brutality (Video recordings), Police racism, State police (South Carolina)

White Jury in Virginia Awards Black Ex-store Detective $1.05 Mil in False Arrest Suit
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Valerie L. Vaughan, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, Miscarriage of justice, Employee theft, Trials (Virginia), Police racism, Colonial Heights (Va.) (Police)
White Machinist Donated Kidney to Black Skycap He Met as They Fished Off Pier in California
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Rick Wilson, Frank Rembert, Donation of organs, tissues, etc, Kidneys (Transplantation)
Johnathan Rodgers, Former CBS Executive, Named President of Discovery Networks
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Johnathan Rodgers, Discovery Channel
Afrocentric Restaurant Flops After Blacks Discover Its Owners are White
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Afrocentrism, Philadelphia (Pa.) (Race relations, Restaurants)
Jesse Jackson Leads Protest of Academy Awards Ceremony
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Academy Awards, Blacks in the motion picture industry
Lela Rochon and Timothy Hutton
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Richard Loving, Mildred Jeter Loving, Lela Rochon, Timothy Hutton, Mr. and Mrs. Loving (Television program) (Reviews), Interracial marriage
Race the Sun
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Charles T. Kanganis (Reviews), Race the sun (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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