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Water, water everywhere

By Edmund W. Lewis Editor Eleven years ago, the Crescent City was hit with the greatest man-made disaster in U.S. history. More than 80 percent

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We need leaders, not pleaders

By James Clingman George Curry Media Columnist Yet another “shocking” report, “The Ever Growing Gap,” came out last week. It was featured in mainstream newspapers,

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Why Black lives matter
By Susan K. Smith George Curry Media Columnist A friend of mine was conducting a diversity class for a group of police officers, mostly white, in a northern Ohio city. All was ...
Doing unto others
Famed Actor Wendell Pierce lost his family’s home in Hurricane Katrina, yet tragedy spurred him to social action. He dedicated much of the next decade to not only reconstructing ...
A tale of two selfies
By Lee A. Daniels George Curry Media Columnist Donald Trump and his mob of supporters continue to show they’re happiest when wallowing in the cesspool of human behavior. Who would have thought ...
Less than a century
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist With a woman heading the ticket of the Democratic Party, it may be challenging for us to remember - that women have had the right to vote ...
You know things are bad for Trump when…
By Lee A. Daniels George Curry Media Columnist Since Donald Trump effectively won the Republican Party nomination by winning the New York primary in May, keeping up with every outrageous statement and ...
Changing our racial narrative
By Marian Wright Edelman George Curry Media Columnist Bryan Stevenson, the brilliant founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative, believes it’s possible to change our nation and world despite the ...
A reality check on Bernie Sanders
By A. Peter Bailey TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist It is time for a reality check on Bernie Sanders, the Brooklyn-born, Vermont senator and registered Independent who campaigned for the Democratic nomination to run ...
Continuing the fight for the right to vote
By Jesse Jackson TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Last week, a panel of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously rebuked the North Carolina legislature for acting with “discriminatory intent” in passing restrictions on the ...

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