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  • Sylvia Woods
  • Stop and frisk
  • Sally Ride
  • William Raspberry
  • real estate
  • James Holmes
  • NAACP, HIV/AIDS
  • Barack Obama, Aurora, Colorado
  • George Zimmerman, Trayvon Martin

William Raspberry Dies at 76

William Raspberry, a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The Washington Post, died last Tuesday of prostate cancer. He was 76. He was known as one of the first Black columnists to gain a national following and wrote on a range of social issues over his 40-year career.

(Photo: AP Photo/The Washington Post, Julia Ewan)