National Headliners

August 2005
Jet;8/8/2005, Vol. 108 Issue 6, p14
Presents news briefs related to African Americans in U.S. politics as of August 8, 2005. Efforts of political activists to prevent the expiration of the Voting Rights Act in 2007; Work of activists Wade Henderson and Jesse L. Jackson to organize demonstrations of support for the Act; Plans for creating a memorial to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Washington, D.C. in 2006.


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