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What must we do to help HBCUs?

By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Will another HBCU “bite the dust?” Truly, it depends on us. Pennsylvania’s Cheyney University, the oldest HBCU in the nation

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It’s time for Blacks to stand up and fight Trump

By Richard Gordon Hatcher Guest Columnist Donald Trump once famously asked the African American community: “What do you have to lose?” We now have the

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James Alex Fields Jr. should be charged with 1st degree murder
By Earl Ofari Hutchinson New America Media Columnist Virginia Commonwealth law is clear on what constitutes first-degree murder. ”It is first degree murder to kill another by poison, lying in wait, imprisonment, ...
Trump has his sights on Affirmative Action
By Jesse Jackson TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Campaigning for the presidency, Donald Trump argued that Blacks and other people of color should vote for him. Given their current conditions, he argued, “What the ...
A solemn anniversary
By Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist On Sunday, August 6, our nation celebrated an auspicious anniversary. Unfortunately, it was an anniversary that was largely overlooked and undervalued. One ...
The right side of Charlottesville
By Marc H. Morial President/CEO, The National Urban League President Donald Trump usually is quick to share his immediate response to any event – usually on his preferred platform, Twitter. And ...
The water next time
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor New Orleans just can’t catch a break. Damaged turbines, flooding in the French Quarter, the spillage of diesel fuel, a fire at the Sewerage & Water Board ...
Policy aims to make America white again
By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon III TriceEdneyWire.com Analysis The Trump administration has expressed its support for a much harder line on legal immigration into America. These changes are reflected in the ...
Featuring the Trump-pets
By James Clingman TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist The latest political circus is indeed the “Greatest Show on Earth.” Come one, come all! See the trained elephants, dancing, marching in perfect order, and ...
Affirmative Action: Dissecting rhetoric from reality
By Marc H. Morial President/CEO, The National Urban League In a perfect America founded and operating on colorblind meritocracy, admission to selective institutions of higher learning, boardrooms of Fortune 500 companies and ...

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