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Because he was an Eagle Scout, media loves a white man who gunned down two Black men in Louisiana

We’ve seen this story before: a Black person is murdered by a police officer and the media becomes obsessed with finding out everything and anything

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Americans’ rights to stand up against Big Banks

In Proverbs 31:9, the Bible encourages leaders to “speak up and judge fairly” and “defend the rights of the poor and needy.” And now, our

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What happens to a dream deferred?
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Our 45th President swept into office with a foundation of racist claims. First, the very basis of his political participation was his false assertion (for ...
Rebuilding the Gulf Coast
By Bill Fletcher NNPA Columnist It has been nothing short of horrifying to watch the pictures of Hurricane Harvey’s impact on Texas and Louisiana. We can only imagine what it has been ...
We must have a new Poor People’s Campaign and moral revival
By Bishop William J. Barber, II Guest Columnist Channeling the incisive analysis of our best historians, TaNehisi Coates cut through the talking points of political pundits last week to name Donald ...
Education has always been the key
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor As the new school year kicks into high gear, the entire community needs to take time to reflect on the importance of education to the future of ...
Too much at stake
By Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Like most persons of good conscience, my heart, condolences and prayers reach out to all affected by Hurricane Harvey. This storm, of ...
Trump, Republicans ignore lessons of Noah
By Jesse Jackson TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist It is too soon to know the extent of the damage done by Hurricane Harvey. Estimates are that over a million people have been displaced. As I ...
Trump is infected with racism, and testimonials won’t excuse it
By Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith Guest Columnist It is confusing to listen to people who engage in racist behavior insist that they are not racist. There are several definitions of racism that ...
Public policy after Hurricane Harvey
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Hurricane Harvey did everything people said it would do, and more. It either drowned or swallowed everything it touched in Corpus Christi, Houston, Beaumont, the ...

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