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Underdeveloped ‘sh*tholes’

By Edmund W. Lewis Editor When President Donald Trump decided to use the word “sh*thole” to describe El Salvador, Haiti and African nations, he knew

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Living and breathing King

By Edmund W. Lewis Editor This Monday, January 15, 2018, would have been the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 89th birthday. Nearly 50 years

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Black women need real change, not just thanks
By La’Tasha D. Mayes NNPA Guest Columnist After Roy Moore’s defeat at the hands of Alabama voters—driven by Black voter turnout, especially the votes of Black women—we saw the celebration, credit-taking, ...
Fifty years ago
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., born on January 15, 1929, turned 39 years old 50 years ago. Assassinated on April 4, 1968, he didn’t make it ...
Too much at stake to allow the 2016 Federal elections to stand
By Jerroll M. Sanders TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist We now know beyond all doubt that Russia meddled in the 2016 U.S. elections to help Donald J. Trump and certain Republican congressional candidates win. Although almost ...
A must read
By Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq. TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Each year, most of us make a list of things we plan to do in the coming year. Most of us really ...
Get powered up
By Edmund W. Lewis The Louisiana Weekly Editor Where do you find the “soul food” and inspiration to fuel your energy, lively up yourself and get things in gear for the never-ending ...
Many white Democrats would rather lose elections than share power with Blacks
By Oscar H. Blayton Guest Columnist The path to victories for white Democrats is clear – share power with the people that can put them in office. This holds true for ...
Relocating U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem is a bad move
By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Newswire Columnist I wasn’t really surprised by Trump’s willingness to threaten the world for daring to stand up to his aggressive move of the United States ...
The infrastructure hoax
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Our nation’s infrastructure is crumbling. Nearly ten percent of our bridges are deficient or decrepit, a quarter of our schools are in fair or poor ...

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