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Have race relations improved under President Obama?

25 Aug

Have race relations improved under President Obama?

In 2011 we will see both MLK Memorial opening and a black man sitting in the White House. Do you feel that race relations in the United States are better now than they were in 2008 when Barack Obama was elected?

 Vote and give your opinions here: http://aareports.com/2011/08/have-race-relations-improved-under.html

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Black male unemployment rate at 17.5 %

20 Jun

Black male unemployment rate at 17.5 %.

Historically, the unemployment rate for African Americans has always been higher than the national average. However, now it’s at Depression-era levels. The most recent figures show the jobless rate for African American males at 17.5 percent.

Watch more on this story  : http://aareports.com/2011/06/african-american-male-unemployment-at.html

Nelson Mandela is not dead! Read the ANC statement.

22 Jan

It appears that last weekend some idiot took to twitter and spread the rumor that Nelson Mandela had died. You can imagine South Africa’s and Nelson Mandela’s surprise at hearing this. It is of course not true. Check out the ANC’s ( African National Congress ) statement here: http://aareports.com/2011/01/nelson-mandela-is-not-dead-read-anc.html

Rick Santorum plays the race card while criticizing Pres. Obama

21 Jan

While doing a televised interview Rick Santorum took President Obama to task for his views on abortion. That’s fair enough but then Mr. Santorum decided to bring race into the mix by saying, “…I find it almost remarkable for a black man to say ‘now we are going to decide who are people and who are not people”.Watch t…he video below: http://aareports.com/2011/01/rick-santorum-invokes-race-while.html

Black student’s hands duct taped together for not washing them?

16 Dec

Black student’s hands duct taped together for not washing them?

At a school in Chicago a four year old black child had his hands duct taped together because he refused to take a nap, and he didn’t want to wash his hands. The boy went to Piu-Tak Chinese Christian school which is run by the Chinese Christian Union Church and the parents of the child believe racism played a huge part in this.

 Read more:
http://aareports.com/2010/12/4-yr-olds-hands-duct-taped-together.html

NAACP on Bill O’Reilly show discussing Tea Party racism

10 Sep

Bill O’Reilly interviewed Hilary Shelton the President of the NAACP Washington Burea about the NAACPs fight against racism in the Tea Party. Watch as O’Reilly spins cpnspiracy theories and tries to put Shelton in the almost impossible spot of defending something inflammatory said by Jeremiah Wright instead of actually defending the Tea Party.

http://aareports.com/2010/09/naacp-on-bill-orielly-show-discussing.html

Shirley Sherrod declines to return to USDA job

25 Aug

Shirley Sherrod declines offer to return to USDA job

Shirley Sherrod has declined to return to her job at the USDA. Watch video of her explain why she declined and what she intends to do with her life now here:

http://aareports.com/2010/08/shirley-sherrod-declines-to-return-to.html