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Protesters burn an effigy of Donald Trump in Lee Circle before a march through New Orleans, La, November 9, 2016.

Anti-Trump demonstrations held in N.O. and across the U.S.

A day after GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump shocked the nation and the world by defeating Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to capture the White

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Last ex-cop in Danziger Bridge case pleads guilty to lesser charge

Gerard Dugue, a former New Orleans Police Department sergeant convicted in 2011 in the high-profile, post-Katrina Danziger Bridge shooting case, appeared in federal court Friday,

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Voting is your right
Conventional wisdom suggests that things rarely stay the same — they either get better or they get worse. While there are many facts that will determine whether conditions will improve ...
White terror group arrested on eve of attack on U.S.-Somalis
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Results announced last week from the New Orleans Crime Coalition’s regular survey show that public satisfaction with the NOPD has increased to a historic 64 percent, the highest such mark ...
18 examples of racism in Criminal Legal System
By Bill Quigley Contributing Writer Racism may well be the biggest crime in the criminal legal system. If present trends continue, one of every four African-American males born this decade can expect ...
Pres. Obama dedicates new Black History Museum on the National Mall
By D. Kevin McNeir Contributing Writer (Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from The Washington Informer) — The idea of erecting a museum that would highlight the contributions of African Americans ...
Report says African Americans have been ‘locked out’ of home ownership
By Della Hasselle Contributing Writer The homeownership rate for African Americans is now lower than the national homeownership rate was during the 1930s, as the United States was in the throes of ...
Once again, the Black vote could determine presidency
By James Wright Contributing Writer (Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Afro American Newspaper) — According to John Bullock and David Bositis, two leading Black political scientists in ...
African American homeowners struggle to rebuild after flood
By Susan Buchanan Contributing Writer Many rural and urban African American homeowners who were flooded in south-central Louisiana last month face a host of worries, especially if they’re low-income or seniors.

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