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Justice deferred

By Edmund W. Lewis Editor After being assured by local, state and federal elected officials and law enforcement agencies that the investigation into the officer-involved

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Knowledge trumps ignorance

By George E. Curry George Curry Media Columnist At the Democratic National Convention, Hillary Clinton and her supporters were too kind by simply saying: Love

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The tragedy of white supremacy
By Susan K. Smith George Curry Media Columnist One of the saddest realities about white supremacy is that it pulls people into working against their own interests. White supremacy is not a lover ...
A commitment to democracy
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist The North Carolina NAACP President, the Rev. William Barber, tore it up and then threw down in a powerful speech at the Democratic National Convention on July ...
Is there corporate leadership on racial justice?
By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist When North Carolina passed laws eliminating anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, along with passing its “bathroom bill,” mandating that transgender people ...
Our nation’s unfinished business
By Marian Wright Edelman George Curry Media Columnist [The summer] brought racial disorders to American cities, and with them shock, fear and bewilderment to the nation. The worst came during a two-week period ...
Skills needed to be a 21st-century leader
By James Ewers Jr. Guest Columnist It seems as though challenges, uncertainty, tragedies and economic downturns are taking hold of the world on a daily basis. The nightly news seems always ...
Trump is no stranger to law-and-order baiting
By Earl Ofari Hutchinson New American Media Columnist When GOP presidential contender Donald Trump shouts that he’s the “law-and-order candidate,” he is pilfering the line that George Wallace, Barry Goldwater, Richard Nixon, ...
Trump, the fear-mongering candidate
By Lee A. Daniels George Curry Media Columnist Are you cowering in your homes yet, clutching your framed copies of the Second Amendment, AR-15s and open-and/or-concealed-carry guns yet? If you watched Donald ...
After the horror, we must build one America
By Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. George Curry Media Columnist “It is more dangerous to be Black in America. You’re substantially more likely to be in a situation where police don’t respect ...

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