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  • emStealth Reconstructionem
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    Stealth Reconstruction

    Glen Browder, former U.S. congressman from Alabama, argues that the civil rights movement in the South was not exclusively marked by struggles between blacks and white. Instead, he presents…

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  • Congressional Black Caucus Awards Dinner
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    Congressional Black Caucus Awards Dinner

    Following the presentation of the millennium award to Nelson Mandela, Vice President Gore and President Clinton spoke to the Congressional Black Caucus about ways to empower minorities.…

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  • Federal Judicial Appointments
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    Federal Judicial Appointments

    Black caucus members encouraged Congress to confirm President Clinton’s selections to the federal judiciary. They blamed Jesse Helms for preventing the desegregation of the courts in North…

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  • Alternate Fiscal Year 2001 Budget
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    Alternate Fiscal Year 2001 Budget

    Rep. Clyburn, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, and Caucus members, talked with reporters about their legislative and spending priorities for this session of Congress. Others mentioned…

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  • State of Black America
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    State of Black America

    Caucus leaders outlined their agenda for a weekend meeting. Among the issues they would discuss were the 2000 census, education, Social Security, health issues, drug policy, and serving the…

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  • Agriculture Department Loan Discrimination
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    Agriculture Department Loan Discrimination

    The Congressional Black Caucus held a forum in which they heard black farmers tell of Agriculture Department foreclosures, loan rejections and discrimination against black employees of the…

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  • Impact of 1996 Election
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    Impact of 1996 Election

    Participants discussed various campaign issues, including education, affirmative action, and redistricting. They focused particularly on how these issues would affect the African-American…

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  • Minority Health Care Issues
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    Minority Health Care Issues

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  • Environmental Racism
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    Environmental Racism

    Participants discussed environmental problems in minority regions throughout the country. This “environmental racism” promotes health problems within minority communities because of the…

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