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Is the room at the top of civil rights organizations reserved for men only?

Is the room at the top of civil rights organizations reserved for men only?

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson, Ph.D.

In a petition circulated online, change.org minced no words, "NAACP: Hire the First Woman President in the NAACP's 104 year History."

Seventy percent of the respondents agreed that it was time that the NAACP elected its first permanent woman president in its history to lead the organization. The petition, and the

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  • Written by Roz Edward, National Content Director
  • Category: RTM News Reel

Bill Clinton makes hilarious 'Dog' comment about Prez

Bill Clinton makes hilarious 'Dog' comment about Prez

During the 2012 campaign, former President Bill Clinton was amazed that President Barack Obama seemed to be catching break after break, while GOP nominee Mitt Romney seemed to stumble constantly.

"He's luckier than a dog with two dicks," Clinton would often tell his pals, according to the new book "Double Down" by journalists Mark Halperin and John

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  • Written by Roz Edward, National Content Director
  • Category: RTM News Reel

Transit Union: Put The Brakes On Ventra Rollout Until Glitches Get Sorted Out

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    The local transit union has called on the CTA to suspend Ventra's rollout.

    Just stop it.

    That's the gist of the message the local transit worker's union has for the Chicago Transit Authority regarding its rollout of the new Ventra payment service which has been marked by an array of glitches and customer complaints since it

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    • Written by The Chicago Defender
    • Category: Chicago