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 24, 2014 TBE#38 - Violence Against Women and Children is Wrong – No Tolerance, No Excuses
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 TBE#37 - Silicon Valley Must Embrace Diversity
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 TBE#37 - Silicon Valley Must Embrace Diversity
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 TBE#36 - The Lessons of Ferguson, Part Three: The Power of the Vote Essential to Change
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 TBE#35 - Lessons of Ferguson, Part Two: Criminal Justice System on Trial in America
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 TBE#34 - The Lessons of Ferguson, Part One: Economic Inequality a Root Cause of Unrest
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 TBE#33 - Stop the War on Young Black Men in America
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 TBE#32 - African Leaders Summit: The Ties that Bind
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 TBE#31 - FCC Chair Wheeler and Commissioner Clyburn Make Critical Strides towards Wireless Inclusion
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 TBE#30 - National Urban League Annual Conference: “Bridges to Jobs and Justice” Brings Together More than 13,000 Attendees
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