African-American – News August 3, 2011
The Effects Of Tobacco Use Among Rural African American Young Adult Males (MediLexicon)
Main Category: Smoking / Quit Smoking Also Included In: Men’s health Article Date: 02 Aug 2011 Tobacco related disease is a primary source of mortality for African American men.
New Insights into Asthma (WIAT-TV Birmingham)
A team of researchers discovered a novel gene associated with asthma in African-Americans, according to this study.
Doug Lamborn’s Barack Obama-tar baby remark: Intentionally racist or harmless? (Denver Westword)
As we reported yesterday, Doug Lamborn said that being associated with Barack Obama was like touching a tar baby during a Friday radio appearance — a gaffe for which he’s now apologized .
Principal fired over racist writings (New York Daily News)
Frank Borzellieri was named principal at a mostly black and Latino school two years ago and had pushed in the past to ban a biography of martyred civil rights leader Dr.
Black caucus hires Freddrenna Lyle in ward fight (Chicago Sun-Times)
Members of the City Council’s Black Caucus have agreed to hire former South Side Ald.
Group marks 100 years of brotherhood (Journal Gazette)
Group marks 100 years of brotherhood