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Leonard Pitts

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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."

Pitts: Why is the Republican Party down on fact-checkers?

By Leonard Pitts April 27, 2015 6 a.m.

"Obama is a Muslim," it said. "That is a FACT."

Pitts: Can Americans see beyond demographic symbolism?

By Leonard Pitts April 20, 2015 6 a.m.

Maybe, conservatives are done with dog whistle politics.

Pitts: S. Carolina police shooting another 'isolated incident'?

By Leonard Pitts April 13, 2015 6 a.m.

"You foolish and senseless people, who have eyes, but do not see, who have ears, but do not hear."

Pitts: South still stands apart 150 years after Civil War

By Leonard Pitts April 6, 2015 6 a.m.

On the day after the surrender at Appomattox Courthouse, Abraham Lincoln appeared at a second-floor window of the White House.

Pitts: View Starbucks' race campaign as a cup half full

By Leonard Pitts March 30, 2015 6 a.m.

Am I the only person in America not making fun of Howard Schultz?

Pitts: Join Judd's stand against social media threats to women

By Leonard Pitts March 23, 2015 6 a.m.

Dear Ashley Judd: I guess this is a fan letter, though it is not written in praise of your work in movies like "Insurgent," "Divergent" or "Tooth Fairy."

Pitts: Disagreement no reason to disengage political foes

By Leonard Pitts March 16, 2015 6 a.m.

This is for Gigi, who can't figure out why I don't like Bill Maher.

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