African-American - News June 16, 2011
"I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States, and parts of states, are, and henceforward shall be free" Celebrations began almost as soon as word got out on New Year's Day in 1863 that President Abraham Lincoln had signed the Emancipation Proclamation, which contained those words.
Farrakhan defends Libya, lambasts UN, US, NATO (KTHV-TV)
Cosatu: Youth live in bad conditions (Daily News)
Re-airing Farrakhan's press conf. On US/NATO war on Libya and its dire consequences (know4life.info)
NAACP comes together to celebrate heritage (Southern Maryland Newspapers Online)
McDonald's racist Twitter message was hoax (CBS News)
Despite anger of black parents, NAACP is right (The Daily Times)