Tag: politics

Big voting changes coming to the South in 2014

Big voting changes coming to the South in 2014

| January 23, 2014

Voting rights cases will reportedly be one of the top legal stories of 2014. Here is a round-up of southern states where voters face major shakeups…

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We need more authentic black leaders

We need more authentic black leaders

| January 23, 2014

By James Clingman—”…something I continue to lament about black people: Our failure to learn and follow through on the economic lessons of the past, especially those left by our elders.”

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The fall continues: Jesse Jackson Jr., wife enter guilty plea

The fall continues: Jesse Jackson Jr., wife enter guilty plea

| March 3, 2013

WASHINGTON—The swift political and personal descent of former Congressman Jesse L. Jackson Jr. has accelerated with criminal information documents being filed accusing him of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, and making false statements in connection with allegations that he diverted approximately $750,000 in campaign funds for personal use.

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