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  • Sister Souljah speaks at an event in New York in 1992, the year presidential candidate Bill Clinton blasted her comments after the Rodney King beating. (Associated Press)

    Where Are They Now?: Sister Souljah

    A Rutgers graduate and House legislative intern-turned-Afrocentric rapper and social activist, Sister Souljah courted controversy via sharp-tongued criticism of racism and the federal government.

  • Missed opportunities

    When the eight Democratic presidential candidates recently debated at Howard University, the opportunity presented itself on many occasions for the candidates discuss the social pathologies facing much of black America. In a debate that focused on poverty and education, two trends went completely unmentioned: (1) the nearly 70 percent of black children who are born out-of-wedlock; and (2) the taunting of black children who take their studies seriously.

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