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Leonard Pitts

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Pitts: Enlightenment on Confederate flag was long overdue

By Leonard Pitts June 29, 2015 6 a.m.

'You can always count on Americans to do the right thing — after they've tried everything else."

Pitts: On climate change, there should be nothing to debate

By Leonard Pitts June 22, 2015 6 a.m.

There is something I have never understood about the argument over global warming.

Pitts: Incident sparks talk on race

By Leonard Pitts June 21, 2015 6 a.m.

Of the 60 people who co-founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in 1909, only seven were, in fact, "colored."

Pitts: Can justice still justify his defense of death penalty?

By Leonard Pitts June 15, 2015 6 a.m.

To the Honorable Antonin G. Scalia, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States:

Pitts: Self-improvement by blacks no fix for police brutality

By Leonard Pitts May 25, 2015 6 a.m.

Maybe some people didn't understand the question.

Pitts: Tables can quickly turn on opponents of Obamacare

By Leonard Pitts May 18, 2015 6 a.m.

Luis Lang would like you to send him some money.

Pitts: Formula for change: Educate, advocate, participate

By Leonard Pitts May 11, 2015 6 a.m.

On the Thursday before Baltimore burned, Mr. Lee went to Washington.

Pitts: What can be done to halt police violence against black men?

By Leonard Pitts May 4, 2015 6 a.m.

"There comes a time when people get tired."

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