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Free speech hypocrisy

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist This winter the media’s been ablaze with stories about racist, homophobic and sexist slurs being hurled this way and

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If Ferguson stays Ferguson, Blacks can blame themselves

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson New America Media Columnist Ferguson will hold municipal elections April 7. The mayor and five of the six city councilpersons are

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Out of the mouth of a hypocrite — domestic terrorism
By Dr. E. Faye Williams TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Any reasonable person plugged into a viable news source on 9/11/2001, understands the purpose and objective of terrorism. For those too young ...
The retreat from equal justice
By Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist We celebrate our history as a march towards justice. The limited franchise of the early Republic was slowly extended to all white men, ...
Young, gifted and abused
By Walter L Fields NNPA Columnist In the course of one week we witnessed the burden of being young, gifted and Black. First, the Little League baseball Phenom Mo’ne Davis was insulted by ...
March Madness: Race, sports and money
By Everett L. Glenn Guest Columnist The NCAA men’s basketball tournament, better known as “March Madness” is back. A total of 68 teams compete in a single-elimination game format highlighted by the ...
Criminal justice system needs reform
By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist I know from firsthand experience that the “criminal justice system” today in the United States is in serious and urgent need of reform, repair and ...
Looking beyond Ferguson
By Claud Anderson NNPA Guest Columnist The lack of respect for a Black man’s life, rights and contributions became infused into the nation’s national spirit and codified in the legal and ...
Low-Income children to get shafted by Congress
By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist Congress is about to strike a deal that takes care of seniors and doctors but leaves low-income and “at-risk” children short. Congress’ annual struggle to avoid ...
The war on us
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor Wendell Allen, 20, is killed by a trigger-happy cop with a single bullet to his chest for getting out of bed shirtless to see what the racket ...

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