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  • Challenges Facing Black Women
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    Challenges Facing Black Women

    The National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) convened their First Annual 2008 National Black Women’s Town Hall Meeting at their headquarters. After opening remarks by Dorothy Height, the…

  • Womens Economic Priorities
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    Women's Economic Priorities

    The panelists talked about issues they would like to see addressed in the 108th Congress, including the economy, welfare, and child care. They also responded to questions from the audience.…

  • March on Washington Against Police Brutality
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    March on Washington Against Police Brutality

    The Redeem the Dream March on Washington Against Police Brutality was held on the anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington. Participants addressed a variety of topics including racial…

  • The Path to Leadership
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    The Path to Leadership

    Ms. Evans and Ms. Smith talked about their rise to leadership positions and about women’s leadership roles. After their comments they answered questions from the audience.

  • Future of Social Security
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    Future of Social Security

    The panelists discussed the importance of Social Security and their ideas on how to save it. The panelists agreed that Social Security is necessary to the elderly and disabled and that it…

  • Womens Issues and Clinton Investigation
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    Women's Issues and Clinton Investigation

    Feminist leaders spoke to the press about the potential impeachment of President Clinton. They strongly objected to impeachment proceedings and urged both women and men to actively oppose…

  • Million Youth Movement
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    Million Youth Movement

    African-American youth rallied together to listen to motivating speakers in Atlanta, Georgia. Many of the speakers connected the present hip-hop generation with the past philosophy of the…

  • Civil Rights Agenda
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    Civil Rights Agenda

    Civil rights leaders spoke on the future of civil rights and recommended ways to improve the social and economic conditions of minorities. Enforcement of civil rights and workers' rights were…

  • Second Annual SistertoSister FlyIn
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    Second Annual Sister-to-Sister Fly-In

    Ms. Smith and Ms. Height addressed the second annual Sister-to-Sister Fly-In. Rep. McKinney is hosting the two day event which focuses on various issues that effect minority women.