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  • War on Drugs and the AfricanAmerican Community
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    War on Drugs and the African-American Community

    The Institute of the Black World 21st Century held a forum on the impact of the policies of the “War on Drugs” on the African-American community. Speakers included Jesse Jackson and Representative John…

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  • The Black Agenda and the 2008 Election
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    The Black Agenda and the 2008 Election

    Bev Smith and Charles Ogletree moderated a panel of African American leaders and academics who spoke about the 2008 presidential election, the significance of President-Elect Obama’s victory, and the potential…

    447 views
  • Hurricane Katrina News Coverage
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    Hurricane Katrina News Coverage

    Participants, including activists, representatives of independent media, recording artists, and social critics, talked about race relations, depictions of minorities in the media, diversity…

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  • Future of Haiti
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    Future of Haiti

    Marking the bicentennial of Haiti’s independence the speakers talked about the economic and political future of that country. The Haiti Support Project promotes solidarity between Haitian…

    121 views
  • ML King Remembrance and Honors Ceremony
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    M.L. King Remembrance and Honors Ceremony

    Through a variety of presentations and performances, participants honored the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr and talked about the state of civil rights and race relations.

    294 views
  • September 11 Attacks and Civil Liberties
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    September 11 Attacks and Civil Liberties

    A panel of civil rights, political science and legal experts talked about how the September 11 terrorist attacks have impacted civil liberties and other areas.

    126 views
  • Prison and Sentencing Reform
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    Prison and Sentencing Reform

    Participants talked about the CBC Foundation’s report, “Justice on Trial.”

    144 views
  • Issues Facing the AfricanAmerican Community
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    Issues Facing the African-American Community

    Panelists discussed various issues of concern to the black community such as racial profiling, the impact of the 2000 elections, the outcome of the Million Family March, policy toward…

    294 views
  • Town Hall Meeting on Race Relations
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    Town Hall Meeting on Race Relations

    Participants talked about the state of race relations, particularly in regards to relations with law enforcement officials. Among the topics they addressed were police brutality, racial…

    179 views