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
Friday, December 5, 2014 TBE#47 - Mel Watt Lowers Mortgage Down Payment Requirement
Friday, November 21, 2014 TBE#46 - Gun Safety and Minimum Wage Big Winners in Midterm Elections
Thursday, November 13, 2014 TBE#45 - President Obama Nominates Loretta Lynch for Attorney General – and We Applaud
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 TBE#44 - National Urban League Survey Finds African American Parents Overwhelmingly Support Equitable Implementation of Common Core State Standards
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 TBE#43 - November 4th – Vote with a Vengeance!
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 TBE#42 - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen Talks about Income Inequality
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 TBE#41 - Voter ID Laws Tumble in Texas and Wisconsin – and Then Rise Again in Texas
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 TBE#40 - National Urban League and One Solution Team Up to Urge the Nation to "Put Our Children 1st"
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 TBE#39 - A Champion for Equal Justice for All – Attorney General Eric Holder Bids Farewell
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