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Voices from abroad

By E. Faye Williams TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist In 2008, when President Obama launched his first campaign for the Presidency, we heard a multitude of voices expressing

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Democrats did not invest wisely in Black candidates

By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Columnist A total of $172 million. That was the record amount the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) raised in 2013

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The question Black conservatives always avoid
By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist Like everyone else, I am processing the November election results. I will write more about that later, but there was a radio exchange that ...
When we were kings
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor Almost every day we read or hear about something that attests to the historical greatness and significance of Africa. And almost every other day, someone comes along ...
A vaccine shot in time saves nine
By Fr. Jerome LeDoux Contributing Columnist Although I had heard of the terrible itching and oft extreme pain associated with shingles, it has been less than a year since I saw photos ...
Democratic leaders can’t blame us
By Dr. E. Faye Williams TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist When all of the analyses of the 2014 midterm elections are completed and blame for this political disaster is laid at the feet ...
Blacks need to hold Obama accountable
By Cleo Manago NNPA Guest Columnist To explain the very low turn-out of Black (and Brown) people or Democrats during recent elections, President Barack Obama said,”..[Black people, etc.] have this congenital ...
A city of resiliency
Recently I had the great pleasure of visiting New Orleans to promote breast-cancer research, and the new book Just Peachey: Bearing Fruit. Of all the things I’ve heard about the ...
The former Confederate states regain positioning
By A. Peter Bailey TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist My reaction to the election of Republicans’ Mia Love of Utah as the first female Black Republican ever elected to the House of ...
Violence against women
Just before I participated in a panel discussion on how to end sexual assault on Louisiana’s campuses yesterday, the New Orleans Inspector General released a report on the NOPD’s mishandling ...

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