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Editorial: Hoodies and hands up or hit them where it hurts

From there, we must begin to understand what it means to be a citizen of this country and the civic duty we’re to uphold. We have to start demanding that city safety departments sincerely and actively recruit and hire minority ...

Jesse Jackson Will expand Silicon Valley Initiative to other sectors

He continued, “We feel diminished by corporate power. If we could fight the government, surely we can fight a corporation. This is just the first step with Silicon Valley.

From Cleveland to Ferguson and back again

After the rioting and looting that took place that night, she felt like heading back to Ferguson to help clean up or to pitch in somehow.

Federal Bar Association Chapter to Honor Civil Rights leader with “Pillar of Justice” Award

He has worked with numerous community organizations, including serving on the Board of Trustees of the Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati, the Board of Directors of KnowledgeWorks Foundation, and the Advisory Board of the Urban Morgan Institute for Human ...

You can be fired for not being Black enough

When Brothers was fired, Collier got her job and Murray noted that the association supported Collier’s insubordination. Murray wrote that Collier still showed “a continuing, petty vindictiveness” toward Brothers that he said he found “appalling.”

Can Ferguson change the ritual of Black deaths

Those concerned that Brown's death might not be fairly investigated took note of the high-profile appearance of Eric Holder, America's first black attorney general, in Ferguson to meet with locals and discuss the federal probe he ordered.

Carl Matthews

Meet Carl who has been with the Call & Post since 1975

Back in the spotlight Sharpton seizes the moment

Sharpton has also benefited from changes in cable news, which now routinely fills airtime with commentators with clearly political agendas. He has his own show and is a frequent guest on others' on MSNBC.

Constance D. Harper

In 2010 she was named a National Honorary member of The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, a teacher’s sorority and in 2012 she was in the Women of Color Foundation's Inaugural Hall of Fame Induction class.

Talk & Taste to feature Cleveland's premier barbers

The next Talk & Taste will be held Monday, August 25th at Jezebel’s Bayou located at 12718 Larchmere Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44120.

Hit skip on Buckeye Road

The car jumped on the sidewalk and struck both.

Black arts institutions get piece of capital budget pie

And, like both Karamu House and The African American Museum, the receipt of these funds is a God send. “It’s critical to our future operations and our mission. We’ve changed our mission to focus on income and education because we ...

Editorial: ‘Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink’

The Call and Post recently met with a group of Black Council people who expressed their absolute astonishment at what was going on and the expectations that they would be foolish enough to accept these policies without questioning the relevancy ...

NAACP Leadership holds court watch training for Brelo case

The next pre-trial conference is scheduled for August 20, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. in the courtroom of Judge John P. O'Donnell. Judge O'Donnell's Courtroom is located on the 18th floor of the Justice Center Towers, 1200 Ontario, Cleveland, Ohio.