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The fight to protect Voting Rights continues #staywoke

By Derrick Johnson Guest Columnist We all know the power of the vote. One person, one vote serves as the basic ethos and measurement of

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We must face our addiction to guns

By Jesse Jackson TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Fifty-eight dead and counting; 500 sent to hospitals. The deadliest mass shooting in modern American history took place Sunday in

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This flag is drenched in blood
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist I am not sure why the “National Anthem” and the so-called American flag are part of our nation’s sports pageantry. Before 2009, while the National ...
Lift every voice and vote
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor Saturday, October 14, is Election Day in New Orleans, an opportunity support local elected officials who have demonstrated their commitment to making life better for everyone who ...
The defiant ones
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor I have to be honest: I never ever thought I would live long enough to see the day when such a large number of $60 ...
College affordability is a family affair
By Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. Guest Columnist Do you have $100,000 saved for your child to earn a four-year public college degree or as much as $200,000 for that same student ...
When will this end?
By Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist My best friend left us and moved to his heavenly home a few weeks ago. For those who knew Dick Gregory, it’s ...
The collegial Saints protest
Knee jerk political reactions rarely end well, but State Rep. Kenney Havard’s recent brainstorm to defund the Saints not only endangers the NFL team remaining in New Orleans; his reasoning ...
Black women and the Democrats – the thrill is gone!
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist The Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Forum is always an exciting combination of a policy wonky reunion, a series of issues forums, and the ever-present parties, ...
Blind!
By Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Throughout the history of humankind, there have been incorrect explanations and theories for the cause of natural events. Ancient Greeks and Romans ...

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