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Tim Scott wins South Carolina Congressional Primary runoff race.

23 Jun

Black republican Tim Scott wins South Carolina Congressional Primary runoff race.

In a further sign that either we are evolving as a people and picking candidates based on qualifications not color or that hell just froze over a black man, Tim Scott has won the republican primary in South Carolina’s US House District 1
 
Read more: http://aareports.com/2010/06/black-republican-wins-congressional.html

Kesha Rogers, black congressional candidate from Texas wants to impeach Obama

22 Jun

Black Congressional candidate Kesha Rogers from Texas wants to impeach Obama

In Texas, a surprise Democratic primary winner, congressional nominee Kesha Rogers, wants to impeach the President. Texas Democrats wasted little time in casting Rogers into exile and offering no support or recognition of her campaign to win what once was Republican Majority Leader Tom DeLay’s old seat.

Read more here: http://aareports.com/2010/06/black-us-senate-candidate-wants-to.html

Black leaders urge swift federal action on poverty

13 Jun

Black leaders urge swift federal action on poverty

Poverty-stricken minority neighborhoods across America are “zones of pain” in a “state of emergency” that deserve a swift federal response, a group of black leaders said during a discussion on economic recovery at the Rainbow/PUSH annual conference Saturday. Read more…

http://aareports.com/2010/06/black-leaders-urge-swift-federal-action.html

Black & Unwanted: Abortion vs adoption in the black community

2 Jun

Abortion is not a me issue. It’s not a you issue. It’s not a personal issue, nor is it just a woman’s issue. It is a human issue. And today, with over 40% of all black pregnancies ending in induced abortion, it is a human crisis.1 The ‘Black & Unwanted’ campaign is about exposing lies, especially those which claim that no one wants these beautiful black children who are aborted (or those languishing in foster care )

Read more here: http://aareports.com/2010/06/black-unwanted-abortion-vs-adoption-of.html

Teacher has kids dress as KKK members for US History lesson

27 May

Teacher has kids dress as KKK members for US History lesson:

A North Georgia teacher Catherine Ariemma , is suspended after a class project where she had 4 students dress up in Ku Klux Klan outfits. Read more by using the link below:

http://aareports.com/2010/05/teacher-has-kids-dress-up-as-kkk.html

Video: President Obama commencement speech at Hampton University

11 May

Video: President Obama commencement address at Hampton University:
http://aareports.com/2010/05/president-obama-commencement-speech-at.html

Black teens more optimistic about the future because of Pres. Obama

1 May

Black teens more optimistic than their peers. A poll released Thursday by Hamilton College in Clinton, N.Y., found that 70 % of black teen students thought their standard of living would be better than their parents and they believe so beacuse of the election of Barack Obama. Read the entire article here: http://talkhonestly.blogspot.com/