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The weekly source of African American political and entertainment news.
  

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The Nation Remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
6
Martin Luther King Day
Black History Month Focuses On The Historic Importance Of African-American Organizations
16
Black History Month, Blacks (Clubs and societies)
Jack Tanner, First Black Federal Judge In The Northwest, Succumbs At 86
17
Jack E. Tanner (American judge.)
Imprisoned Rapper Mystikal Gets One-Year Sentence For Tax Charges
22
Mystikal (American rapper) (Trials, litigation, etc), Tax evasion
Liberia And Africa's First Elected Female Head Of State Takes Oath Of Office
31
Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (Liberian president.), Elections (Liberia), Black women (Africa, Political activities)
This Week In Black History
38
Franklin A. Thomas (American lawyer and foundation official); 1934- (Selection and appointment), Clifton R. Wharton (American diplomat.); 1899-1990
Caring For Your Crowning Glory
48
Black hair care
Rev. Jesse Jackson Holds Ninth Annual Wall Street Project In New York City
52
Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, National Rainbow\PUSH Coalition
Martin Lawrence
56
Martin Lawrence (American comedian and actor.)
Soul Legend Wilson 'Wicked' Pickett Dies Of Heart Attack At 64
64
Wilson Pickett (American singer and songwriter.); 1941-2006

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