Monday, October 1, 2012

Madeleine Albright, the first female U.S. Secretary of State who set the standard for women in politics, visits Cleveland for the Obama for America Campaign for round table discussion with women

Madeleine Albright

By Kathy Wray Coleman, Executive Publisher, Editor, Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com ( and (

CLEVELAND, Ohio- Madeleine Albright, the first female U.S. secretary of state who served under the Bill Clinton administration, will meet today, Oct 1., in Cleveland with a group of women for a round table discussion on behalf of the Obama for America Campaign.

"She's a great woman and one who set the standard for women in politics," said Dr. James M. Coleman,  a retired Cleveland schools assistant superintendent recruited for his expertise on intra-group relations during the desegregation era as a member of the schools  desegregation team in 1980. (Editor's Note: Dr. Coleman is the father of Cleveland Urban News.Com Publisher and Editor-n-Chief Kathy Wray Coleman, who has been invited to event along with Cleveland Urban News.Com Reporter Johnette Jernigan).  

Dr. Albright, 75, once a college professor, will meet with area women at The Stone Mad Pub on the west side of Cleveland, Oh, the Obama for America Campaign said in a press release.

Cleveland Urban News.Com, Ohio's most read online Black and urban newspaper, will bring the news back from the event, with a comprehensive story on the round table discussion with Albright and on the women that have served as U.S. Secretary of State .

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