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    Ransom Notes: Black Press is Black history

    “We wish to plead our own cause. Too long have others spoken for us in things which concern us dearly.” When Samuel Cornish and John Russwurm wrote those words on the front page of their Freedom’s Journal newspaper 181 years ago, they were sta

    I understand Michelle Obama’s comment

    Michelle Obama has all of a sudden become the center of attention in the election because she is perceived by John McCain’s people to have made Barack Obama vulnerable to an attack on his loyalty to the country.

    What Obama’s historic victory means to Blacks

    Somebody pinch me. Did I hear correctly? Sen. Barack Obama is the Democratic nominee to run for president of the United States? Yes, even a week later, some of us%uFFFDmyself included%uFFFDare still in somewhat of a state of disbelief about the historic m