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2003 Stories by Thulani Davis

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  • A Seven-Year Ricochet

    published August 19, 2003

    While Vivian Rodriguez remains in stable condition at Bellevue Hospital with gunshot wounds she suffered on August 4 when the police raided a... More >>

  • Confederates in My Attic

    published July 15, 2003

    Some years ago, when my grandmother died at 94, she was writing a novel based on her life. She left only a few pages and an outline, but her life... More >>

  • Race Counts ... Just Don't Say How Much

    published June 24, 2003

    The Supreme Court's two split decisions Monday on the affirmative action programs at the University of Michigan's law school and in its... More >>

  • Monumental Errors

    published June 10, 2003

    It seems odd to say this is a perfect moment to ponder a group of empty structures set along the Potomac that house no humans or libraries and yet... More >>

  • Nina Simone, 1933-2003

    published April 29, 2003

    "She gave 'em hell till the end," said my friend Arnim last week when Nina Simone passed. The first time he saw her perform was in the late 1960s... More >>

  • Al vs. the Dems

    published February 25, 2003

    It was a sure sign that Reverend Al Sharpton's run for the presidency will bring out the worst in some folks when, last Thursday, Jay Leno,... More >>

  • NYC's Forsaken Future

    published February 18, 2003

    The headline on the Second Annual Report on the Status of Women of Color in New York City from NYU's Wagner Graduate School of Public Service... More >>

  • Excavating the Invisible

    published January 28, 2003

    One of the first and most lasting impressions of Stanley Nelson's documentaries is that the pageantry, faces, and forms in his stills, interviews,... More >>

  • Home to Harlem

    published January 14, 2003

    It was with a distinct air of celebration that the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and its director, Howard Dodson, formally... More >>

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