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Wednesday, 14 August 2013 15:23

Back To School Drive

Back To School Drive


Community Empowerment Association and the Pittsburgh's NAACP is sponsoring a back to school supply drive. We are asking for your charitable donations for children who are at an economic disadvantage.

The most precious assets we have are our children; let's invest in them to insure in their social, educational and civic development.

Thank you - in...
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Friday, 02 August 2013 22:22

The Legacy of America's Promise!

The Legacy of America's Promise!
(15 MARCH 1965)
by Garth E. Pauley, associate professor at Calvin College



President Lyndon Johnson's voting rights speech of March 15, 1965, is considered a landmark of U.S. oratory. It is reprinted or excerpted in nearly every anthology that chronicles the "great moments" or "great issues" of American history. Leading scholars of American oratory have ranked Johnson's speech as one of the top ten American speeches of the twentieth century.[1] Even so, it is not unreasonable to ask,...
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Friday, 02 August 2013 21:23

A Community Appeal

A Community Appeal


Executive Summary

The Coalition on Urban Affairs is a collaborative effort of community residents and various organizations; whose goal is to create and advance an urban agenda which allows for the re-establishment of model neighborhoods through advocacy and political action. Thus the vision is to “facilitate the transformation of under-developed neighborhoods into models of success. “

The Black Neighborhoods of the City of Pittsburgh use to be thriving...
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