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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

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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

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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. ...
Does the pendulum of justice and fairness swing toward Black men?
By James B. Ewers Jr. Contributing Columnist Alton Sterling and Philando Castile did not deserve to die. The police shot them both at point-blank range. Sterling shot in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and ...
‘Most white people couldn’t survive as Black people’
By Susan K. Smith George Curry Media Columnist The takeover of the House floor led by civil rights icon John Lewis over the lack of House action on gun control was ...
Appreciating Congressman John Lewis
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist I have always had enormous admiration for Congressman John Lewis (D-GA), and that admiration increased exponentially when I watched him lead dozens of his Congressional colleagues to ...
Black, white and ‘grey’ matter
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor I couldn’t bring myself to look at the BET Awards on June 26, but was glad to hear about “Grey’s Anatomy” star Jesse Williams’ remarks about ...

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