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    Black pastors launch anti-Obama campaign to convince African Americans to withdraw support for the President

    September 20, 2012

    Charlotte, NC – African American pastors continue their march against President Barack Obama’s gay marriage endorsement. Since May, when the president first announced his change of heart (read about his history on flip-flipping on same-sex marriage here), a plethora black faith leaders have struggled to understand why Obama has taken what they see as an… [Read More]

    ‘March on Washington’ had focus, audacity

    September 20, 2012 by

    Every time I see a march or a rally, I think of the rally of all rallies – the 1963 March on Washington, which took place 49 years ago on August 25, 1963. And nearly 50 years later, there still is nothing that equals that march in results. These days, folks march to make a… [Read More]

    Documentary film “Dark Girls” will be focus of MCW medical education presentation

    September 20, 2012

    Film focuses on skin tone bias and public perceptions of beauty The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) Medical Humanities Program and the Ida M. Johnson Foundation will sponsor a special screening of the documentary film “Dark Girls,” as well as a panel discussion with the film’s director and producer, Sunday, September 30, at the Marcus… [Read More]