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The struggle continues

By Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist The messages of Gandhi, King and others, whose lives have modeled the benefits of thinking on a

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On courtesy: Race, gender and the 45 defensive

By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Courtesy flew out of the window in Washington parlance a long time ago. The minute a deranged Congressman stood up

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The negative side of Brown v Board
By A. Peter Bailey TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist May 17, 2017 was the 63rd anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Brown v. Board of Education decision declaring that legally-sanctioned and enforced school segregation a ...
JFK’s New Frontier vs. Trump’s America the usual
By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon III TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist On May 29, we commemorated the 100th birthday of one of the most popular presidents ever, the late President John F. Kennedy. As America ...
Law, order and justice
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor Long before she could speak, my niece Macy had been terrified of the police. It’s not like she had witnessed a brutal act committed by the ...
Life without music
By Edmund W. Lewis The Louisiana Weekly Editor It’s Black Music Month, y’all, and I couldn’t be happier. It’s like Christmas without the shameless materialism, ...
Prohibitions and bans: Serious, unintended consequences
By Reverend Al Sharpton and Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr. Rapidly shifting U.S. demographics are fueling the urgency of civil rights leaders, social scientists, policy makers, and public health professionals to ...
Black man’s burden
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor NBA great LeBron James got a reminder last week about what some members of the larger society think about him. The Cleveland Cavaliers standout’s pricey home in ...
Leadership silence on domestic terrorism
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Twenty-two people died and more than 50 were injured when a terrorist jihadist released a bomb at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England on May ...
President Trump’s cruel war on children
By Marian Wright Edelman President, Children’s Defense Fund Our nation’s budget should reflect our nation’s professed values, but President Trump’s 2018 Federal Budget, “A New Foundation for America’s Greatness,” radically does ...

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