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President Obama in 2009 signed a proclamation establishing the Ronald Reagan Centennial Commission. The commission was supposed to organize activities to mark the 100th anniversary, in 2011, of President Reagan’s birth. What about we people who are darker than blue? If a Ronald Reagan Centennial Commission is in order, what about a Black Music Month Commission?

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The assassination of community activists fighting against mining interests in rural communities is becoming an extremely worrying trend in South Africa.

PTN

The latest phase in the war of containment, domination and control of the resource-rich Horn of Africa state is approaching ten years since Washington attempted its renewed efforts to impose a political dispensation on the country beginning in 2006.

TG

The US-NATO intervention was allegedly undertaken on humanitarian grounds, after reports of mass atrocities. But Hilary’s emails reveal that the chief concern was not about the security of the people. It was about the security of global banking, money and oil.

CNJ

Claudia Jones' Pan-Africanism led to her advocacy for freedom of Caribbean and African peoples from colonialism. She used the organizational space of the Communist Party to advance the cause of anti-racism, world peace, decolonization and the class struggle.

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