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2 Big 2 Fail
By Mark Hurwitt

Political Cartoon: 2 Big 2 Fail 2 Big 2 Fail By Mark Hurwitt

The Employee Free Choice Act: Correcting the Balance Between Corporate Bosses and Workers - African American Leadership By Dr. Ron Walters, PhD Editorial Board

African Americans & the Economic Crisis: Bold Action a Must - Left Margin By Carl Bloice, Editorial Board

President Obama’s Magic Show: "Soft-Shoe" Diplomacy? - Represent Our Resistance - By Dr. Lenore J. Daniels, PhD - Editorial Board

Our House Is On Fire, Part 6: Who Stopped the Presses? - The Color of Law By David A. Love, JD, Editorial Board

There Are No Short Cuts to Bring About Systemic Change - Keeping it Real By Larry Pinkney, Editorial Board

Political Cartoon
Piracy of Africa
By Emad Hajjaj, Jordan

Political Cartoon: Piracy of Africa By Emad Hajjaj, Jordan

Albany’s Newspaper Does What Most Corporations Would Like to do: Cancel Their Workers’ Contract - Solidarity America - By John Funiciello - Columnist

Resurrection Now, Crucifixion Later - The Substance of Truth - By Tolu Olorunda - Columnist

A Tribute to My Friend Spurag - Worrill’s World - By Dr. Conrad W. Worrill, PhD - Columnist

We May Not Be Able to Stop Them From Moving In, But Together We Can Stop Our Businesses From Moving Out - Unapologetically Young, Black and Female - By Jasmyne A. Cannick - Columnist

Stimulus "Mania": Is It The 21st Century Soup Line? - Between The Lines By Dr. Anthony Asadullah Samad, PhD, Guest Commentator

Political Cartoon
Castro's Wilted Flower
By Cam Cardow, The Ottawa Citizen

Political Cartoon: Castro's Wilted Flower By Cam Cardow, The Ottawa Citizen

Anti-Immigrant to Blacks: Go back to Africa By Eric Ward, Guest Commentator

The Free Mumia Five Point Plan - If Not Now, When? By U-Savior, Guest Commentator

Final Rites Of Passage: A Salute To Brother Eugene Godfried - In Struggle Spotlight By Tony Menelik Van Der Meer, Guest Commentator

Trouble in High Water - By The Reverend D. D. Prather - Guest Commentator

Quote to Ponder: "I shall feel myself discharging the duty of a true patriot; for he is a lover of his country who rebukes and does not excuse its sins." - Frederick Douglass

African Drummers
By London Ladd

Art: African Drummers By London Ladd

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