African-American - News June 14, 2011
Farrakhan press conf. On US-sponsored, NATO-led assault on Libya & its consequences, Weds., June 15 (know4life.blogspot)
Black heart patients less often go to top hospitals (WOZZ-FM Appleton)
Hispanic Population Jumps Ahead of African-American Causing Shift in Influence (Hispanically Speaking)
A U.S. Judge sharply questioned foes of gay marriage Monday in a hearing about whether a ruling by a homosexual judge in favor of same-sex marriage should be thrown out.
New York Times appoints African-American managing editor (The Voice)
African-American art exhibition at Spartanburg gallery to celebrate Juneteenth (Spartanburg Herald-Journal)
As America embarks on four years of Civil War commemorations, it revives an unsettling debate that lingers 150 years after the conflict: how to view the role of African Americans in the Confederacy.It arose last year when a Virginia textbook was yanked over protests that it inaccurately claimed thousands of blacks served as Confederate soldiers.
HOAX: McDonald's Official Statement Condemns Racist Sign [UPDATED] (Mashable)