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Law Groups Push for More Minority Clerks on the U.S. Supreme Court
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United States Supreme Court, Minority law clerks
National Conference of Black Mayors Holds 24th Annual Convention in New Orleans
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National Conference of Black Mayors
White House Apologizes to Black Woman Lawmaker Denied Admission to White House Ceremony
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Cynthia McKinney; 1955-., White House (Washington, D.C.) (Security measures), United States Secret Service, Black congresswomen
NAACP Leader Kweisi Mfume Says Merriam-Webster's Decision on Use of Racial Slurs is "unacceptable".
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Kweisi Mfume; 1948-., Merriam-Webster Inc, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, English language (Dictionaries), Nigger (Term)
Children Say Minorities are Shown More Negatively Than Whites on TV.
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Children (Attitudes), Minorities in television, Television and children
Victoria Rowell Holds Party in L.A. to Aid Children in Foster Care
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Victoria Rowell; 1960-., Rowell Foster Children's Positive Plan
Mr. T Battles Rare Form of Cancer
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Mr. T (American wrestler and actor.); 1952-, Lymphoma
Ex-basketball Star Gets Life Back on Track After Overcoming Sexual Compulsion
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Winston Bennett, Boston Celtics (Basketball team), Sexual addiction
Pioneering Actress Maidie Norman, who Shunned "old Slavery-time Talk" in Her Roles, Dies at 85
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Maidie Norman; 1913-1998
Black Dog
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Kevin Hooks (Reviews), Black dog (Motion picture) (Reviews)

Is it OK for Strong Men to Cry?
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Crying, Masculinity (Psychology)
Psychology Profession Fails to Meet Needs of Blacks Say Black Psychologists
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Black psychologists, Blacks (Psychiatric care)
Jada Pinkett Smith and Tommy Davidson Mix Spice and Sass in Sexy Comedy 'Woo'.
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Jada Pinkett-Smith (American actress.), Tommy Davidson (American comedian.), Daisy Von Scherler Mayer (Reviews), Woo (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Broadway Musicals 'Ragtime' and 'Lion King' Lead in Tony Nominations
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Tony Awards
Black Enterprise Magazine's Top Black Firms Earn $13.2 Billion
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Black business enterprises
Sean "Puffy" Combs, Mariah Carey Receive World Music Awards
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Mariah Carey (American singer.), Diddy (American rapper, record producer and actor.), World Music Awards

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