PROJECT 21 ARCHIVE – 2020

To Beat the Coronavirus, Don’t Overwhelm the System

To Beat the Coronavirus, Don’t Overwhelm the System

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As of April 9, there were just under 15,000 reported deaths in the United States attributed to coronavirus. A much deadlier statistic was the number of reported deaths attributed to the annual flu season: an estimated 24,000 and 63,000 Americans died from the flu between October 1, 2019 and March ...
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Sunset Coronavirus Policies to Stop Liberals from Exploiting the Crisis

Sunset Coronavirus Policies to Stop Liberals from Exploiting the Crisis

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In discussing how the government can best mitigate the economic effects of the current coronavirus shutdown, Project 21 Co-Chairman Horace Cooper warned that the increased influence of government cannot be open-ended without an expectation that it will lead to more problems over time. In an interview with former Trump Administration ...
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Black Activists Cheer Trump Administration for Easing Fuel Efficiency Mandate

Black Activists Cheer Trump Administration for Easing Fuel Efficiency Mandate

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“Realistic CAFE Goals… Don’t Force American Families to Choose Between Putting Food on the Table and Having a Modern Vehicle” Washington, D.C. – A recalibrated fuel efficiency standard for American cars and light trucks is being praised by black activists for its potential to improve safety and reduce regulatory burden ...
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Coronavirus Reveals the Recklessness of Drug Pricing Reform, by Stacy Washington

Coronavirus Reveals the Recklessness of Drug Pricing Reform, by Stacy Washington

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A Seattle patient just became the first American to receive a potential breakthrough vaccine for COVID-19. That vaccine -- developed by Moderna, a Massachusetts biotech start-up -- is one of several experimental coronavirus vaccines and treatments that pharmaceutical firms are developing around the country. The industry's lightning-fast reaction is a ...
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Netflix and Learn: Honoring Black Entrepreneurship

Netflix and Learn: Honoring Black Entrepreneurship

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Coronavirus binge-watching doesn’t need to be exclusively “The Mandalorian,” “Game of Thrones” or “Tiger King.” I was excited to watch “Self Made,” a four-part miniseries on Netflix about the real-life rise of Sarah Breedlove from dirt-poor washerwoman to America’s first self-made female millionaire. Adopting the name Madam C.J. Walker, Breedlove ...
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Supreme Court Demands Proof of Clear Racial Discrimination

Supreme Court Demands Proof of Clear Racial Discrimination

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Black Conservatives Praise Justices for Rejecting “Race Card” Allegations to Root Out Real Bias Washington, D.C. - Allegations of racial discrimination in contracting must prove that bias is the sole reason for a minority company losing a deal, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Monday. This decision frees up plaintiffs ...
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Trump Administration’s Reaction to Coronavirus Has Been Good for America, by Stacy Washington

Trump Administration’s Reaction to Coronavirus Has Been Good for America, by Stacy Washington

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Last fall as Americans joyously celebrated the new retail hybrid holiday of Halloween and Thanksgiving, the very first cases of novel coronavirus appeared in China’s Hubei province. If the Chinese were aware, or were willing to share information on the new illness, the situations in South Korea, Italy and Iran ...
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Saving Black Jobs From Coronavirus Chaos

Saving Black Jobs From Coronavirus Chaos

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The outbreak of the coronavirus has thrown the economy into turmoil. It is also making unprecedented demands on the nation’s infrastructure. This crisis is of particular importance and peril to black Americans, who have recently benefited from new job prospects and increased opportunities for wealth-creation and social mobility. These gains ...
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Props for the President on COVID-19 Response

Props for the President on COVID-19 Response

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In this time of worldwide crisis, what’s the best thing President Donald Trump can do to help find a cure to the coronavirus, heal the sick, rebuild the economy and reassure a nervous nation? How about “resign immediately”? That’s the silly suggestion of Robert Weissman, the president of the left-wing ...
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Regulatory Reform Benefits Black America, by Council Nedd II

Regulatory Reform Benefits Black America, by Council Nedd II

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In his State of the Union address, President Donald Trump heralded a “blue-collar boom” he called “relentlessly pro-worker” and “pro-growth.” Crediting this to sensible regulation, he proclaimed America to be a “place where the action is,” adding that “our nation’s manufacturing might” is yielding historic low unemployment for chronically disadvantaged groups including ...
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Biblical Wisdom for Coping With COVID-19

Biblical Wisdom for Coping With COVID-19

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Project 21 Co-Chairman Council Nedd II was booked on Pastor Greg Young’s syndicated “Chosen Generation” radio show to discuss the black leadership network’s public comments supporting reform of the National Environmental Policy Act. But the conversation could not avoid discussion about the effects of the coronavirus. During the discussion, Council ...
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“America’s Constable” Elected Law Enforcement Leader

“America’s Constable” Elected Law Enforcement Leader

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At the National Center, Council Nedd II – one of the co-chairmen of the Project 21 black leadership network – is referred to as “America’s Constable.” He’s a busy guy. In addition to his work helping lead Project 21, Council is also an Anglican bishop, the rector of St. Alban’s ...
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Abortion Reform Helps Black Communities

Abortion Reform Helps Black Communities

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A generation ago, the liberal mantra about abortion was that it should be “safe, legal and rare.” These days, safe and rare have largely been cast aside. Women are now encouraged to ”shout your abortion.”  Additionally, there is pushback against state laws requiring abortionists to have admitting privileges at nearby ...
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Coronavirus Cheerleaders Should “Check Their Hearts”

Coronavirus Cheerleaders Should “Check Their Hearts”

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Noting that the media is suddenly obsessing about the health of President Donald Trump – suggesting he should curtail political events such as rallies in an abundance of caution – Fox News Channel host Laura Ingraham asked: “Why not the same focus” for liberal politicos and their own outreach efforts? ...
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MSNBC Guest Doubles Down on Race Criticism After Project 21 Call-Out

MSNBC Guest Doubles Down on Race Criticism After Project 21 Call-Out

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Roland Martin once defended blacks who refused to toe the liberal line, saying that they should not be called “Uncle Toms.” It seems that he no longer feels so strongly about such criticism. After all, he’s upping the ante when it comes to his own racial antagonism. The ascot-loving Martin, ...
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NEPA Reform Can Create Equality and Opportunity for Black America, Say Black Leaders

NEPA Reform Can Create Equality and Opportunity for Black America, Say Black Leaders

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Washington, D.C. - Calling it “regulatory reform that enhances black empowerment,” the co-chairmen of the Project 21 black leadership network submitted public comments supporting the Trump Administration’s proposed rule to reform the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). In their comment, the Project 21 co-chairmen – Horace Cooper, Council Nedd II ...
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President Shouldn’t Ignore Base on Immigration Reform

President Shouldn’t Ignore Base on Immigration Reform

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Grading President Donald Trump’s performance so far on immigration, Project 21 member Stone Washington writes that he “deserves immense credit for helping secure the border.” That being said, Stone adds that the president “has fallen short on some his most important promises.” In a Washington Times commentary, Stone notes that ...
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Abortion: Bad for Business and Bad for Black America

Abortion: Bad for Business and Bad for Black America

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Abortion is bad for business and black America. Justin Danhof, Esq., the National Center’s general counsel, made this point in an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network that discussed two of the organization’s programs that are addressing the protection of human life. Initially, he spoke about the legal brief that ...
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De Blasio’s Dig at Blacks Unites Conservative and Liberal

De Blasio’s Dig at Blacks Unites Conservative and Liberal

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Producers at the Fox News Channel may have thought they were scheduling a debate, but the liberal panelist pitted against Project 21 Co-Chairman Horace Cooper on “The Ingraham Angle” actually ended up agreeing with him when it came to opinions about the intelligence of the black American voter. Contrast that ...
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Protect Women Instead of Abortionists, Say Black Activists

Protect Women Instead of Abortionists, Say Black Activists

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Project 21 Backs Louisiana Law Under Supreme Court Scrutiny Washington, D.C. - The Project 21 black leadership network is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a Louisiana law requiring abortionists to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital, noting that black women are at risk of unnecessary and disproportionate ...
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