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The Assassination Of The Black Male Image
Few African-Americans can be happy
with the negative portrayal of Black males in American society. Now there's
a book that tells why. "The Assassination of the Black Male Image" by Dr.
Earl Ofari Hutchinson is shocking in its honesty. It is real in its
interpretation of history, of slavery, of the brutal reality facing many
Black people in a white world. ...
Biological weapons warning; Genetic spin-off
may create arms for `ethnic cleansing'
Rapid advances in genetics could make terrifying "ethnic cleansing" weapons
a reality within ten years, doctors have warned. Genetic biological weapons
would be able to target particular ethnic groups by homing in on the
molecular differences between, for example, blacks and whites or Arabs and
Jews. The death-dealing viral or bacterial agent would be activated only in
the presence of a specific set of genetic "markers". ...
Fells 'White Tree,' but Tension Runs Deep Black Teens' Case Intensifies
JENA, La. -- Here in the woodsy heart of Louisiana, town leaders were
looking for a fresh start, a way to erase the recent memory of Jim Crow-like
hangman's nooses dangling from a shade tree at the local high school. So
they cut the tree down. ...