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Americans often see Cuba upside down

By Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist President Obama’s historic trip to Havana, Cuba — the first American president to visit since Calvin Coolidge in

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I, Trumpenstein

By Edmund W. Lewis Editor Just when you think business tycoon and GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump can’t say or do anything else to embarrass

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‘Reverse Robin Hood’ pummels the poor
By George E. Curry George Curry Media Columnist While you were focusing on the antics of Donald Trump and young people “feeling the Bern,” Republicans at the state and federal level ...
Trump’s version of an African-American voter outreach campaign
By Earl Ofari Hutchinson New America Media Columnist It was one for the books. The sight of an African American viciously assaulting a Trump protester at his Tucson campaign rally. The sight ...
Black women in the Peace Movement
By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist Some words seem rarely mentioned in this highly toxic political season. We’ve heard about bombs and walls, but very little about peace. One is almost tempted, ...
Obama cares: Celebrating six years of the Affordable Care Act
By Marc H. Morial President/CEO, The National Urban League On March 23, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Health Care Act into law in the East Room of the White House. ...
Obama’s foreign policy has moved us toward reason
By Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist As Barack Obama’s presidency counts down its last months, amid the raucous babble of the Republican presidential debate, people are beginning to realize how much ...
It’s good to be the king
The mayor is at it again, y’all. And this time he’s not playing. Nola.com reported in a story dated March 23 that the emperor of this little plutocracy has convinced a ...
The second ‘Black’ Supreme Court Justice?
By A. Peter Bailey TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist When reading and hearing about the negative judicial decision and hostile attitudes toward our campaign for equal rights, equal justice and equal opportunity in this country ...
Condescending or clueless?
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Senator Bernie Sanders doesn’t get race! He gets economics, he gets Wall Street, he gets trade, and he gets distribution. He just doesn’t get race. ...

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