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  • Chessie M. Brailey, civil rights activist

    Chessie M. Brailey, civil rights activist
    Chessie M. Brailey, a civil rights activist who had been married to former state legislator F. Troy Brailey, died Dec.16 from complications of dementia at her daughter's Harbor Court condominium.
  • Blacks should stand with gays on marriage equality

    The 400-year advancement of African-Americans from chattel, to sharecroppers, to second-class citizens under Jim Crow, to our current status as emancipated citizens in today's democracy is one of the most powerful and transformative — although...

    Why Calif. students should know that Harvey Milk was gay [Blowback]

     
    The historical contributions of LGBT people should not be excluded from classrooms, and those lessons belong in history books, not in high school sex education classes.

    Preseason accolades for area football players

     
    Central Catholic’s Brendan Nosovitch is on this list, but he’s going to be on every list this season. Nosovitch is joined by several other Lehigh Valley football players on the EasternPAFootball.com preseason Big School (Classes 4A and 3A) and...

    Dorothy Height dies at 98; civil rights leader fought for women's, children's issues

    Dorothy Height dies at 98; civil rights leader fought for women's, children's issues
    Dorothy Height, who was called the queen mother of the civil rights movement through seven decades of advocacy for racial equality — including 41 years as president of the National Council of Negro Women — has died. She was 98. Height, who...