*  Ricci v. DeStefano - Wikipedia
... but no African-Americans. The highest scoring African-American candidate ranked 15th. See id., at 218-219. These stark ... are nine percent African-American and nine percent Hispanic. Only one of the Department's 21 fire captains is African-American ... The highest scoring African-American candidate ranked 13th; the top Hispanic candidate was 26th. As for the seven then-vacant ... As of 2003, African-Americans and Hispanics constituted 30 percent and 16 percent of the City's firefighters, respectively. In ...
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*  Mary Deconge - Wikipedia
She was the 15th African-American woman to earn her Ph.D. in mathematics. DeConge-Watson was born in 1933 in Wickliff, ... Spangenburg, Ray; Moser, Kit (2003). African Americans in science, math, and invention. New York, NY: Facts on File. ISBN ... Mary Lovenia DeConge-Watson (born 1933) is an American mathematician and former nun in the Order of the Sisters of the Holy ... DeConge-Watson has had her work published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, The Notices of the American ...
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*  City Council passes new ward map, 41-8 - tribunedigital-chicagotribune
Toni Foulkes' 15th Ward, now predominantly African American, will have a Hispanic majority. She was not the only alderman not ... The compromise map has 17 wards with African American majorities, two fewer than currently, and 13 majority-Hispanic wards, an ... Both dismissed the notion that a wholesale shifting of the 2nd Ward, which was north of Lincoln Park in the plan presented to ... with some South Side wards having more than 4,000 fewer constituents than their North Side counterparts. Some aldermen said ...
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*  DCmud - The Urban Real Estate Digest of Washington DC: December 2009
for its museum of African American History at 15th and Constitution. The Institute also said its costs had nearly doubled, to $ ... The Whitelaw Hotel is a significant landmark described as a former "haven for African American entertainers, civil rights ... Florida Avenue Gets Jazzed (July 7) Banneker Ventures promised it was partnering with Bank of America to get going on the ... and has plans on the boards for the nearby 1812 North Moore Street project, a 35-story tower that vie for the title of the ...
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*  Army | Today in African American History - Part 14
October 15th in African American History - Ernest C. Withers. By Chimsima Zuhri on October 15, 2010 in African American History ... September 9th in African American History - Elvin Ray Jones. By Chimsima Zuhri on September 9, 2010 in African American History ... October 9th in African American History - Eugene Jacques Bullard. By Chimsima Zuhri on October 9, 2010 in African American ... October 5th in African American History - Oscar McKinley Charleston. By Chimsima Zuhri on October 5, 2010 in African American ...
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*  Pre Columbian American Indian Oceanic African Art - AbeBooks
African, Oceanic by Frederick J. Dockstader; Margaret Trowell; Ferdinand Anton; Hans Nevermann and a great selection of similar ... african, Oceanic, pre-Columbian and American Indian Art: October 14th and 15th, 1977 Parke-Bernet ... Pre Columbian American Indian Oceanic African Art. You Searched For: Title: pre columbian american indian oceanic african art ... Africa, South Pacific, Mesoamerica, North America, South America. Sotheby New York. 687 lots, good paper with prices realized, ...
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*  Steven S. Rogers - Faculty - Harvard Business School
In 2009, Ebony Magazine named him one of the top 150 influential people in America. In 2006, he was selected as one of the ... Mented co-founders became the 15th and 16th African-American women to raise over $1 million in startup funding. ... Johnson the first African American to make the Forbes 400 list of richest Americans. But the privately held company was now in ... "Eve Hall: The African American Investment Fund in Milwaukee." Harvard Business School Case 317-076, February 2017. View Details ...
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*  Ted Ellis (artist) - Wikipedia
In 2009, Houston Citizens Chamber of Commerce awarded Ted Ellis one of four 15th Annual African-American Business Achievement ... African American history and African American culture play central roles in Ellis' art, which regularly feature themes like ... Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit, Walt Disney Studios, the McKenna Museum of African American Art and the ... Ted Ellis (born 1963) is an American artist and former environmental chemist. Ellis is best known for his African-American ...
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*  Michigan's 13th congressional district - Wikipedia
African American in 2000, which was down from 69.9% African American in the old 15th district in 2000. The area of the 15th ... African-American in 1990. These figures are not 100% comparable since the 1990 census did not allow marking more than one race ... Thus the area north of the old district line east of Conant was all transferred from the 14th district to the 13th district. ... The portion of the district north of Tireman and west of Livernois has been moved to the 14th district. East of Livernois the ...
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*  Horace Greeley presidential campaign, 1872 - Wikipedia
Specifically, the 15th Amendment gave African-Americans the right to vote for the first time, while the government cracked down ...
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*  1870 - Wikipedia
February 3 - The 15th Amendment to the United States Constitution, guaranteeing African-Americans the right to vote, is passed ... March 31 - Thomas Mundy Peterson is the first African-American to vote in an election. April 27 - Antonio Guzmán Blanco begins ... becoming the first African American ever to sit in the U.S. Congress. February 26 - In New York City, the first pneumatic ... American actor (d. 1947) August 20 - Edward Stanley Kellogg, 16th Governor of American Samoa (d. 1948) August 22 - Bertram ...
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*  History of the Southern United States - Wikipedia
... citizenship to African Americans) and the 15th Amendment (which extended the right to vote to black males), African Americans ... African-American Civil Rights Movement (1954-68) in popular culture African-American culture African-American history American ... Reconstructing the American South after the Civil War (2005) Jim Downs, Sick from Freedom: African-American Illness and ... including the American Revolution, the American Civil War, the ending of slavery, and the American Civil Rights Movement. In ...
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*  Virginia Constitutional Convention of 1868 - Wikipedia
Both the 14th Amendment and the 15th Amendment enfranchising African Americans were ratified by the General Assembly, and on ... The Convention's 104 delegates included 68 Republicans, among whom were 24 African Americans, 21 Virginia-born whites and 23 ... ISBN 978-1-3714-6242-0. CS1 maint: ASIN uses ISBN (link) Wallenstein, Peter (2007). Cradle of America: a history of Virginia. ... "this State shall ever remain a member of the United States of America…and that all attempts from whatever source, or upon ...
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*  Southern United States - Wikipedia
... citizenship to African Americans) and the 15th amendment (which extended the right to vote to African American males), African ... Most African Americans, most Mexican Americans, and tens of thousands of poor whites were disfranchised, losing the vote for ... A second migration appears to be underway, with African Americans from the North moving to the South in record numbers. While ... The South witnessed two major events in the lives of 20th century African Americans: the Great Migration and the American Civil ...
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*  Elections in the Southern United States - Wikipedia
... citizenship to African Americans) and the 15th amendment (which extended the right to vote to black males), African Americans ... African Americans in the South have mostly voted with the Democratic Party in state and national elections since the civil ... In North Carolina's eleventh House district, Heath Shuler defeated incumbent Charles H. Taylor. While Republicans lost key ... Allen's poll numbers had plummeted after a video was released of Allen taunting an Indian-American student at a rally with what ...
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*  10 Insidious Villains Of American Political History - Listverse
American political history is remembered mostly for its heroes---George Washington, Thaddeus Stevens, the Roosevelts---but it ... Thus, he proposed the elimination of all public schools serving African Americans and the repeal of the 14th and 15th ... Vardaman did not believe that African Americans could ever become civilized. Instead, he believed that African Americans were ... He proposed incarcerating all Japanese Americans in camps and quietly threatened American Jews with an American holocaust, ...
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*  Myron Rolle - Wikipedia
"15th Watkins Award". National Alliance of African American Athletes web site. Retrieved September 19, 2011. "Archived copy" ( ... the premier African-American scholar/athlete award in America for high school males. He is an alumnus of the U.S. Army All- ... In 2008, he earned Associated Press 3rd team All-American honors as well as Football Writers Association America 2nd team All- ... He was an All-American and made 112 tackles including 14 for loss. ESPN's recruiting services ranked Rolle as the number one ...
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*  Jeanette J. Epps - Wikipedia
... becoming the first African American space station crew member and the 15th African American to fly in space, but on January 16 ... "NASA faces calls for reinstatement of first African American on International Space Station crew". Houston Chronicle. 22 ... African-American astronauts have visited the space station, but Epps would have been the first to live there. The reason for ... Jeanette Jo Epps (born November 3, 1970) is an American aerospace engineer and NASA astronaut. Jeanette Epps was born in ...
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*  African Americans - Wikipedia
The 14th Amendment (1868) gave African-Americans citizenship, and the 15th Amendment (1870) gave African-American males the ... African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or ... In 2010, 45% of African Americans owned their homes, compared to 67% of all Americans. The poverty rate among African Americans ... "African American" ethnic group category in 2010 for ethnic African Americans. Following lobbying led by the Arab American ...
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*  1870 in the United States - Wikipedia
February 3 - The 15th Amendment to the United States Constitution, guaranteeing African-American males the right to vote, is ... March 31 - Thomas Mundy Peterson is the first African-American to vote in an election. April - The Chicago Base Ball Club, ... becoming the first African American ever to sit in the U.S. Congress. February 26 - In New York City, the first pneumatic ... "15th Amendment to the Constitution: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)". ...
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*  African American Pundit: 2007-07-15
Innocence Project Marks 15th Year. Now in its 15th year, the nonprofit has freed more than 200 wrongly convicted people using ... About African American Pundit. African American Pundit (AAP) formerly African American Political Pundit, is a nationally ... Who Reads African American Pundit. African American Pundit blog is read by thousands of readers from all over the world. The ... African American Opinion - Social and Political Networking - Your new link to Black American Opinion, Social and Political ...
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*  At Work in the Lincoln White House - White House Historical Association
... were active in the city's most prestigious African-American church, 15th Street Presbyterian, as was Elizabeth Keckly. During ... Information about African Americans is particularly sparse, and no single source is more important than They Knew Lincoln, out ... African Americans Enter Abraham Lincoln's White House, 1863-1865 The New Years' Day reception became a White House tradition ... This was true of politicians and lobbyists, and it was also true of African Americans with connections to the city's white ...
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*  African American | Wexner Center for the Arts
African American is an extraordinary examination of tensions between black Americans and black students from Africa at Ohio's ... PARKING UPDATE: Construction at 15th and High. For more information click here. ... African American is an extraordinary examination of tensions between black Americans and black students from Africa at Ohio's ... Graduate Fellow, OSU Department of African-American and African Studies. support credits. Season support provided by the ...
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*  Perth Amboy, New Jersey - Wikipedia
Thomas Mundy Peterson (1824-1904), first African-American to vote under the provisions of the 15th Amendment to the U.S. ... African American, 0.70% Native American, 1.53% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, 35.59% from other races, and 5.61% from two or ... Black or African American, 1.10% (561) Native American, 1.69% (859) Asian, 0.05% (27) Pacific Islander, 30.77% (15,634) from ... Blenda Wilson (born 1941), university president and education executive who was the first African-American woman to lead a ...
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*  African Americans at Higher Risk for Stroke Than Whites - Minority Nurse
African Americans Missing Out on Stroke Treatment. African-American men and women, who are at a greater risk for strokes and ... African Americans at Higher Risk for Stroke Than Whites. by Minority Nurse Staff , Mar 30, 2013 , Magazine , ... African American patients exhibit higher COPD readmission rates. When patients leave a health care facility, everyone hopes it ... But for some African Americans with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), their return visits might necessitate a ...
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