TITLE

African Americans' misguided priorities

AUTHOR(S)
Cungman, James
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Charlotte Post;10/18/2012, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p5A
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the need for the African American community to recognize their priorities with regard to U.S. politics and economy.
ACCESSION #
82825745

 

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