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
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 TBE#36 - Project Ready: A Pipeline to Post-Secondary Success
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 TBE#35 - A Back-to-school message for parents
Thursday, September 3, 2015 TBE#34 - The Value of Labor
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 TBE#33 - Hurricane Katrina: A Decade of Recovery and Rebuilding
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 TBE#32 - Remembering a Giant Among Giants
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 TBE#31 - #AllVotesMatter: Restoring the Voting Rights Act of 1965
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 TBE#30 - Sandra Bland’s Life Mattered: Transforming our Criminal Justice System Now
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 TBE#29 - Save our Cities: The 2015 National Urban League Conference
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 TBE#28 - Ferguson Rebirth: Breaking New Ground on Once Scorched Land
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 TBE#27 - Off To The Races: How Will 2016’s Presidential Candidates Save Our Cities?
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 TBE#26 - The Amazing Grace of Clementa Pinckney and the Mother Emanuel Nine
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 TBE#25 - One Nation, One Flag
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 TBE#24 - Making Certain Every Child Achieves
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 TBE#23 - Summer Jobs Pay Future Dividends to Our Nation
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 TBE#22 - Nebraska Executes its Death Penalty
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 TBE#21 - Education Reform: The Equity and Excellence Project
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 TBE#20 - B.B. King: Why I Sing the Blues
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 TBE#19 - To the Class of 2015
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 TBE#18 - Baltimore Rising: Women Leading at the Frontline of the Fight for Justice
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 TBE#17 - Police Reform Now: The State of Emergency in our Precincts