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Tuesday, June 4th, 2009

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The number of African Americans
in jail drops again…

“Of course no one wants to


read another global warming
article explaining the
dangers and what you can do
to prevent it. Those have
been around for years and
quite frankly, everyone
knows about it, what causes
it, how it can be prevented.
“Says Horace Palumbo from
Ever since Obama came into office early in 2009, the number of
Princeton University….
African Americans in jail have been steadily lowering. When
As President Obama nears Obama came into office, the number of Africans compared to Continues next page….
closer and closer to his 200th whites in jail were 13 blacks for every 9 whites in jail. Today, it’s 12
day, the reviews have been for every 9.
coming in to see how well “This is a giant leap forward to being even closer to racial equality”
our second African American Says Jamal Johnson, a teacher of a private school. “While not a big
president has done…… issue, the numbers keep becoming even closer and closer, from
incomes to Jail rates, we are really seeing progression as a nation”
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This is the lowest drop in these rates since the African American
Jesse Jackson was elected as president in 1988.

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY th
June 4
June 4th, 1986: Jessie Jackson implements his
single-payer universal health care plan for the US.

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June 4 , 1965: The critical Abraham Lincoln gives
his first public speech since the night he got shot,
announcing his plan to reconstruct the south in an
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industrialized matter, in June 4 , 1966 Abraham
Lincoln becomes the first president to announce a
resignation due to an unknown sickness and later
complications.

Too much CO2 for the south…


“Of course no one wants to read another global warming
article explaining the dangers and what you can do to prevent
it. Those have been around for years and quite frankly,
everyone knows about it, what causes it, how it can be
prevented. “Says Horace Palumbo from Princeton University
“But there is an ever rising idea of who we can ‘put the blame The number of African
on’ for causing these problems”
Americans in jail drops
Horace Palumbo is a 27 year old Princeton University student
studying climate change and economics. He is often praised
again…(continued)
for his data on CO2 emissions per capita per state. “There is an
The lowering of African American crime
interesting trend in production of greenhouse gasses in states
rates brings about a dramatic change in
of the south, particularly the former confederate flag states.”
crime rates nationwide as a whole. This
Any historian could find the obvious answer to this overlooked means less funding for police, which helps
issue, that Abraham Lincolns hard approach to reconstruction the economy. Many cities have become
for the south to become more industrialized lead to a heavily more safe, requiring less safety funds. This
cooperate and industry based state. As far as what should be graph shows the current crime eates,
done about it, Palumbo has yet to come up with a solution. showing a steady drop.
Newsletter Daily Crossword
G U N I V E R S A L
Hints: WT F B V Z A N S I
-Current President A J O H Y E N O MN
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-First Black President MO E U A S H K S O
-Global _______
I I E P R M I C R L
-_________ Health Care
N V Y WI E A A A N
-_____ Makes the world go
G A N J A R E J T Y
round

As President Obama nears closer and closer to his


200th day, the reviews have been coming in to see
how well our second African American president
has done. Good reviews included that he is doing
well for this kind of time. Some critics have gone as
far to say that Obama has become a very gullible
president, calling him an ideological extremist and
has been spending Americans tax-dollars on
“useless” programs, being compared to president
Jesse Jackson’s poor handling of the Gulf War.

“What our president lacks is experience in high


office, something Jesse Jackson was often criticized
for.”Said an anonymous poster on our online site.

Some users came to a conclusion that Obama has


just started, and that he is handling the Iriqi War
much better than did Jesse Jackson, the first black
president.

Do you need Money?

Do you believe that you aren’t getting paid


enough for your job? Recent research has shown there
are huge gaps in median incomes between Blacks,
Whites, and Asians, compared to Hispanics. According
to the US Census Bureau, 2006, Whites earned an
average $32, 919 annually, while Asians have $36,512,
Blacks having $31,110, all compared to Hispanics earning
only an average of $23,613. If you are making lower than Distributed by Philadelphia-Lincoln
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