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Press Release: IBW To Review President Trump’s First 100 Days Panel of Experts to Assess Impact on Black America

By Press Releases / Statements, SCPAC Posts

Press Release/Press Availability PDF available here The Institute of the Black World 21ST Century (IBW) will convene a National Town Hall Meeting to evaluate the impact on Black America of the Cabinet appointments, the Supreme Court appointment, Executive Orders and Legislative/Policy initiatives advanced by President Trump in the first 100 days of his administration.  The event is scheduled for Friday, April 28, 7:00 – 9:30 PM in the Frederick Douglass…

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IBW Black Paper

IBW Black Paper

By Docs, SCPAC Posts

The institute of the Black World 21st Century is delighted to finally release this Black Paper – which has been nearly three years in production. Originally targeted for release in August of 2013 to coincide with the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, the contributions to this volume expanded considerably beyond what was originally anticipated. Hence, additional time was required to edit and format it for release. A lot…

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IBW’s Report Card on the Obama Administration’s Drug Reform Policies & Practices

IBW’s Report Card on the Obama Administration’s Drug Reform Policies & Practices

By Black Family Summit (BFS) Posts, Docs, News & Current Affairs, SCPAC Posts

Executive Summary of the Report Card Perhaps no other US government program in recent decades has inflicted more social, psychological and economic damage on African-American communities than the ill-fated War on Drugs. With close to $3 trillion expended to date, millions of people arrested, killed and/or incarcerated, the War on Drugs has been a spectacular failure and an unmitigated disaster for black communities across the country. Over the past year,…

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SCPAC President Obama´s 2011 State of the Union Address

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The Shirley Chisholm Presidential Accountability Commission Assessment of President Barack Obama´s 2011 State of the Union Address Preface The principal mission of the Shirley Chisholm Presidential Accountability Commission is to continuously monitor and evaluate the policy priorities and legislative proposals of presidential administrations in relationship to the needs, issues, vital interests  and aspirations of people of African descent in the U.S. and globally.  Drawing from policy priorities of various constituencies,…

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Report Card on President Obama: Year Two – Policy and Legislative Impacts on the Black Community

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The Shirley Chisholm Presidential Accountability Commission The Institute of the Black World 21st Century SUMMARY: Report Card on President Obama: Year Two – Policy and Legislative Impacts on the Black Community Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference Saturday, September 19th 2010 BACKGROUND As the Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW) was mobilizing/organizing the State of the Black World Conference convened in…

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Launch of Chisholm Commission

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June 16, 2010 IBW Launches Shirley Chisholm Presidential Accountability Commission Congressional Black Caucus Members to Offer Tributes Symposium to Focus on Black Economic State of Emergency Press Release The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW) will launch the Shirley Chisholm Presidential Accountability Commission, named in honor of Shirley Chisholm (November 30, 1924 – January 1, 2005) the first African American woman to be elected to Congress and first…

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