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Colin Powell had mixed legacy among some African Americans

DETROIT (AP) — As an American leader, Colin Powell’s credentials were impeccable: He was chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state. But his legacy as the first Black person in those roles is murkier, with some African Americans…
2 months ago|Detroit, United States

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OBITUARY-Colin Powell, U.S. military leader and first Black secretary of state, dies

Colin Powell became the first Black U.S. secretary of state and top military officer during decades as one of America's most prominent leaders, but his reputation was tainted in 2003 when he touted spurious intelligence at the United Nations to make the case for war with Iraq despite deep misgivings. Powell, who died on Monday https://www.reuters.com/world/us/ex-joint-chiefs-staff-powell-dies-covid-complications-facebook-post-2021-10-18 at age …

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Colin Powell’s mixed legacy in the Black community - National

Powell, who died Monday of COVID-19 complications, spent 35 years in the Army and rose to political prominence under Republican presidents

2 months ago|Toronto, Canada
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Michigan Leaders Speak On The Death Of Colin Powell

(CSB DETROIT) – Former Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs, General Colin Powell has died.The 84-year-old struggled with COVID-19, along with several other underlying conditions.His voice was one unifying both democrats and republicans among a polarized country.Gov. Whitmer expressed her sadness over Powell’s passing.“Colin Powell was a statesman who served his country in uniform and at the highest levels of government for decade…

2 months ago|United States
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VP Harris remembers Colin Powell, first Black secretary of state

Vice President Kamala Harris speaks about former Secretary of State Colin Powell after he passed away from COVID-19 complications.

2 months ago|United States
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Colin Powell had mixed legacy among some African Americans

Colin Powell was the first Black person to be chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
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Colin Powell had mixed legacy among some African Americans

DETROIT (AP) — As an American leader, Colin Powell’s credentials were impeccable: He was chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state. But his legacy as the first Black person in those roles is murkier, with some African Americans…

2 months ago|United States
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Colin Powell, first Black secretary of state, dies at 84 from COVID-19 amid cancer battle

Powell was fully vaccinated but had been treated for a type of blood cancer that can severely compromise the immune system.

2 months ago|New York, United States
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Colin Powell had mixed legacy among some African Americans

By COREY WILLIAMS and AARON MORRISON Associated PressDETROIT (AP) — Colin Powell was the first Black person to be chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state. But some African Americans say that his voice on their behalf could have been louder. Powell died Monday of COVID-19 complications. He spent 35 years in the Army and rose to political prominence under Republican presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush. Through it all, some obse…

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Colin Powell had mixed legacy among some African Americans

By COREY WILLIAMS and AARON MORRISON Associated PressDETROIT (AP) — Colin Powell was the first Black person to be chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state. But some African Americans say that his voice on their behalf could have been louder. Powell died Monday of COVID-19 complications. He spent 35 years in the Army and rose to political prominence under Republican presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush. Through it all, some obse…

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Colin Powell had mixed legacy among some African Americans

DETROIT (AP) — Colin Powell was the first Black person to be chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state. But some African Americans say that his voice on their behalf could have been louder. Powell died Monday of COVID-19 complications. He spent 35 years in the Army and rose to political prominence under Republican presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush. Through it all, some observers noted that Powell never seemed entirely comfort…

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10 of these news sources are bias rated
5 lean LEFT
L 50%
C 40%
 
Global News
CBS Local
USA Today
The Independent
CBS News
Associated Press News
WPLG
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KBMT
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