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Flint’s man-made tragedy

By Lee A. Daniels George Curry Media Columnist “It’s all just poison now,” Annette Williams, a grandmother of three in Flint, Mich., told a reporter

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Flint’s water crisis and the GOP’s class war

By Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. NNPA Columnist Why did Flint suffer a water catastrophe that now requires that children be treated as if they had

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Hungry children in Rich America
By Marian Wright Edelman George Curry Media Columnist Sarah is three years old. She and her six-year-old brother, Bryce, are inseparable except when it’s time for him to visit the summer ...
Celebrating Black History Month and drawing strength from diversity
AT&T has maintained a commitment to advancing education, connecting and strengthening our communities and improving the lives of our customers and employees across Louisiana for nearly 140 years. An important ...
Standing on sacred ground
By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist Three unarmed Black men encountered a group of white men walking down a dirt road in Slocum, Texas on July 29, 1910. Without warning, and ...
Unlike Farrakhan, Trump can get away with murder
By Rev. Susan K. Smith George Curry Media Columnist A friend of mine said something to me last week that has kept me thinking: “Why do you think the media ...
Transcending Blackness
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor It’s mind-boggling to me that here we are nearly two-decades deep into the 21st century and more than 150 years removed from the signing of the Emancipation ...
The Palins: ‘Personal responsibility’ hypocrites
By George E. Curry George Curry Media Columnist Since former half-term Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin erupted on the national scene by telling everyone she could see Russia from her perch in ...
Trump, Cruz, Rubio: Russian roulette
By Wilmer J. Leon, III, Ph.D. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist “We will carpet bomb [ISIS] into oblivion. I don’t know if sand can glow in the dark, but we’re going to find out…” Senator ...
Obama took ‘smarter’ approach
By Lee A. Daniels George Curry Media Columnist With first light on January 16 came the stunning news: “Iran released Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian and three other detained Iranian Americans ...

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