Julianne Malveaux

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MALVEAUX: Shame on McCain, Trump for Blaming Obama for Orlando Massacre

If you look into a dictionary under "sore loser" you will find a photograph of Arizona Sen. John McCain.

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MALVEAUX: Dear White People — Muhammad Ali Did Not Transcend Race

Muhammad Ali was unapologetically Black. Why, in death, are White folks claiming that he "transcended" race?

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MALVEAUX: We Need Literacy Warriors In the Black Community

We need literacy warriors. These should not only be teachers in classrooms and parents at home, but preachers, politicians and all others concerned with the achievement gap.

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MALVEAUX: Killing Dylann Roof Won't Kill White Supremacy

The death penalty is the kindest thing that could happen to Dylann Roof, and he does not deserve our kindness.

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MALVEAUX: Bernie and the Donald — Angry White Men

For all their dueling ideologies, Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are two sides of the same coin.

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MALVEAUX: Obama's Howard Speech Redeems Morehouse Misstep

I was apprehensive when I learned that President Barack Obama would give the commencement speech at Howard University this year. I desperately wanted Obama to knock his speech out of the park. Guess what? He did.

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MALVEAUX: In McKesson's Bid, Inspiration for a Movement Shines

Social change happens from both inside and outside.

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MALVEAUX: Harriet Tubman, Economic Freedom Fighter

It is especially fitting that Harriet Tubman graces the $20 bill, since she was an economic freedom fighter.

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MALVEAUX: Black Women Won’t Celebrate Equal Pay Until Aug. 1

Aug. 1 is Equal Pay Day for African-American women. We work harder, longer, and for less remuneration than other women do. What are we going to do about it?

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MALVEAUX: Republicans Ignore Black People

Republicans keep saying they want to reach out to people of color, but ignoring Black people suggests that they are thinking about us as much as George Bush did in 2005.

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