Opinion

It’s the police against the Black community; it always has been

By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III Guest Columnist/TriceEdneyWire.com On the evening of July 5, 2016 Alton Sterling was fatally shot during an altercation initiated by

Continue Reading »

More Opinion

The false dichotomy in supporting police or legitimate protest

By George E. Curry George Curry Media Columnist If Micah Xavier Johnson’s goal was to support people in Dallas who were protesting the fatal police

Continue Reading »

Opinion Archives

Requiem for Black people
By James Clingman TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Lorenzo Collins, Michael Carpenter, Roger Owensby Jr., Timothy Thomas, Amadou Diallo, Patrick Dorismond, Kenneth Walker, Sean Bell, Timothy Russell, Kimani Gray, Ezzell Ford, John ...
Hate, hypocrisy and hubris
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Just a day after millions of Americans celebrated the “Fourth of You Lie,” our nation got more evidence of the lie we live when we “celebrate” ...
Enemies of the people
By Lee A. Daniels George Curry Media Columnist In the hours before the 25-year-old Army veteran Micah Johnson launched his, in the words of President Obama, “vicious, calculated and despicable” attack on ...
Freedom is coming tomorrow
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor There’s an unmistakable tidal wave of excitement and electricity in the air as people all over the nation take to the streets to demonstrate their disgust and ...
Too late to ask?
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist The day after 52 percent of the people who voted that Britain should leave the European Union, Google was deluged with questions. The most ...
One shining Jesse Williams moment
By James Clingman TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist More than a couple of million folks have responded to the words spoken by Jesse Williams, which points out the fact that many Black people are mesmerized ...
The high cost of being poor and female
By Susan K. Smith George Curry Media Columnist One of the most profound statements I ever heard from one of my church members years ago was, “Rev, there’s a lot ...
NYT Black Press story not fit to print
By George E. Curry George Curry Media Columnist Since 1897, The New York Times has boasted that it publishes “All the News That’s Fit to Print.” That slogan, created by Adolph S. ...

Next Page »