By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist While some members of Congress are foregoing pay as long as other government workers are shut out of their offices,
By Tonyaa Weathersbee Guest Columnist Don’t think for one minute that they don’t know this. In fact, chances are they know this all too well.
By William Spriggs TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist In all the coverage of the shutdown of the federal government forced by House Speaker John Boehner, little has been shared on how things got to ... The Un-United States of America
By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon III TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Shortly after the Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776 the Second Continental Congress struggled to develop a document that would provide ... The truth about ‘Obamacare’
By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist Major provisions of the Affordable Care Act went into effect on October 1 and, like all new programs, there was a certain amount of uncertainty ... The art of the hookup
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor Apparently, membership in or affiliation with the ruling class has its privileges. An article on Tulane University’s scholarship program underscores that sobering reality. Must-read books for potential Black leaders
By A. Peter Bailey TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist As students move into the 2013 Fall semester in colleges and universities throughout the country, it’s a good time to alert those who strive to ... Government shutdown harder on Black workers
By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) — Although the shutdown of the federal government that began Tuesday is affecting all Americans, a disproportionate portion of the 800,000 furloughed federal ... Affordable health care arrives
By Marc H. Morial CEO/President, National Urban League We fought and won a battle three years ago to improve access to affordable health care for every American and finally it’s here. On ... U.S. doesn’t care about poor people
By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist When the poverty data was released on September 17, comparing the poverty situation in 2011 to that in 2012, many hoped that poverty levels would drop as ...
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