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The real terrorists in the U.S.

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist I would wager that you have had this experience. It has happened to me on more than one occasion.

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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announces his resignation

Eric Holder, who served as the public face of the Obama administration’s legal fight against terrorism and pushed to make the criminal justice system more

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Wages up for Black men, down for Black women
By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The Black-white income gap narrowed in 2013 with Black men who worked full-time, year-round experiencing the greatest gain in earnings among all adult ...
Waiting at the polls: Long lines and the right to vote
By Chris Kromm Contributing Writer (Special from Facing South) – Every big election year, horror stories surface around the South and the rest of the country of voters having to wait for ...
Health woes to worsen due to climate change, study warns
Experts predict surge in breathing problems, infections and food shortages (Special from HealthDay News and NorthStar News & Analysis) — Coupled with worldwide marches demanding action on ...
Ferguson protestors: ‘We will get answers’
By Dr. J. A. Salaam Contributing Writer BERKLEY, Mo. (Special to the NNPA from The Final Call) – Two days after a very heated City Council meeting in nearby Ferguson, Mo., ...
Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy: Disaster inequality
By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Columnist WASHINGTON (NNPA) — Just before Labor Day 2005, the world was stunned as images of Gulf Coast citizens, trudged through chaos and stagnant floodwaters, strewn with the ...
Jindal’s raid on our trust funds
As the election for the next President approaches, I feel it is my responsibility as a former Louisiana State Senator to enlighten you about a possible future candidate. Louisiana Governor ...
Will Ferguson be a tipping point for national Black youth voter turnout?
By Khalil Abdullah Contributing Writer (Special from New America Media) — Civil rights leaders hope to increase African-American youth voter turnout by citing the police shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, ...
A 14-year-old Black teen shot, killed by Terrebonne Parish sheriff’s deputy
“The cops feel they have the right to just go in and shoot. What happened to protect and serve? He had it on his mind to kill.” – Comeako Tillman, Cameron ...

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