To Be Equal

To Be Equal is a syndicated weekly column by National Urban League President Marc H. Morial, which is distributed to more than 400 newspapers and websites nationwide. Each week's topic focuses on issues affecting both African American's and the nation as a whole. Started in 1963 by CEO Whitney M. Young, Jr., as "The Voice of Black America," the column was immediately picked up by major newspapers and radio stations across the country. Today, the To Be Equal column continues to present a unique insight on national and international issues.

Datesort ascending Column Title
Thursday, July 24, 2014 TBE#29 - National Urban League Conference to Feature Diverse Points of View
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 TBE#28 - Bipartisan Jobs Bill Tackles Urban and Youth Unemployment
Thursday, July 10, 2014 TBE#27 - National Urban League Annual Conference Comes to Cincinnati, July 23-26; Vice President Joe Biden to Deliver Plenary Address
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 TBE #26 - Progress and Unfinished Business: 50 Years After the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 TBE #25 - 20th Anniversary of the “Party with a Purpose”: Featuring the 2014 Essence Festival Career Connections Powered by the National Urban League
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 TBE#24 - Ruby Dee Exits the Stage but Remains in Our Hearts
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 TBE#23 - New York City: A Big Opportunity to Fix a Big Problem
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 TBE#22 - Dr. Maya Angelou: I Rise, We Rise, She Rises
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 TBE#21 - Mayor Baraka – A New Direction for Newark
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 TBE#20 - Don’t Mess with Magic: A Man Too Busy to Hate
Thursday, May 15, 2014 TBE#19 - #BringBackOurGirls: Why We Should Care
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 TBE#18 - NBA Commissioner Slam Dunks His First Crisis
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 TBE#17 - Sotomayor’s Supreme Dissent: A Voice of Reason among Reckless Rhetoric
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 TBE#16 - Johnson-Crapo Housing Reform Guided by Weapons of Mass Deception about Affordable Housing Goals
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 TBE#15 - Voting in November 2014 Midterm Elections More Important Than Ever
Thursday, April 10, 2014 TBE#14 - The Ryan Budget Is a Path to Economic Disaster
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 TBE#13 - 2014 State of Black America® Spotlights the Nation’s Great Divide – and Points to Even Greater Solutions
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 TBE#12 - National Urban League Endorses Common Core State Standards, Part 3: Study Reveals Overwhelming Confidence in CCSS
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 TBE#11 - Cesar Chavez Day Calls Us to Unite to End Poverty and Honor the Dignity of Work
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 TBE#10 - National Urban League Endorses Common Core State Standards – Part Two: Closing the Achievement Gap