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Robin Caldwell

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Five Years After Katrina: Leaders Turn Personal Loss into Passionate Missions

There were many people, public and private citizens, known and unknown, who contributed greatly to the efforts to rebuild the Gulf. Several people rose to the forefront of leadership with a passion and mission colored by their personal loss during that fateful time.

NAACP to Keep Headquarters in Baltimore

Baltimore City politicos should be delighted that the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will keep its headquarters in the city...

Portrait of First Lady in Smithsonian’s “Americans Now” Exhibit

The National Portrait Gallery of the Smithsonian opened a new exhibit, Americans Now, featuring the likenesses of   famous names from science, business, government...

Shirley Sherrod to Meet with Agriculture Chief on Tuesday

Shirley Sherrod told The Birmingham News on Saturday that she plans to meet with U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack Tuesday to discuss a...

Uncertainty Continues to Shroud Wyclef Jean’s Bid for President of Haiti

Haiti's election commission has yet to formally announce if it is tossing Wyclef Jean's hat out of the ring.  However, an electoral official told...

Pew Research Poll: 1 in 5 Americans Incorrectly Believe President is...

Once again the President's faith finds its way to focus of a growing political debate. Is he Muslim or Christian? According to the findings of...

Author Alice Walker Advocates on Behalf of Black Farmers [Video]

Pulitzer Prize winning author Alice Walker was in Birmingham this morning, lending support to an advocacy group for black farmers. Miss Walker is the...

White House, State Dept. Expected to “Ease” Travel Limits to Cuba

Speculation is increasing that the White House will be making an announcement of a plan to "ease" travel restrictions to Cuba. The emphasis is...

The First Family Head to Martha’s Vineyard

The Obamas are off on a 10-day vacation to Martha's Vineyard, which leaves President Obama with a break from a whirlwind schedule filled with...

White House Accepting Applications: Spring 2011 White House Internship Program

The White House Internship Program will be accepting applications for its Spring 2011 Class now until 11:59 PM EDT Sunday, October 3, 2010. The White House...