Opinion

Secret Service and the Trumps — Hypocrisy and hubris

By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist The “budget lite” that our 45th President submitted is described as a “budget blueprint to make America Great Again.” Submitted

Continue Reading »

More Opinion

Trump should form bipartisan coalition to get true reforms

By Jesse Jackson TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist The decision of House Republicans to torpedo the American Health Care Act, their own leadership’s plan to repeal and replace

Continue Reading »

Opinion Archives

CBC opposes nomination of Judge Gorsuch
By U.S. Congressman Cedric Richmond Chairman, Congressional Black Caucus On January 31, President Trump nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch for Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. If confirmed, Gorsuch’s lifelong appointment to ...
Mr. President, what if it was your Mama?
By Austin R. Cooper NNPA Newswire Columnist During the summer before the election, then-presidential nominee Donald Trump, added this message to his speeches: “You’re living in poverty; your schools are no ...
‘Skinny Budget’: Federal budget proposal abandons American citizens
By Marc H. Morial President/CEO, National Urban League Some people look at a budget proposal and see numbers. At the National Urban League, we look at a budget proposal ...
Dreaming and organizing
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor Tuesday, April 4, marks the 49th anniversary of the assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis, Tenn. King and other leaders of the ...
A ‘culture of violence’
By Edmund W. Lewis Editor After a series of multiple murders in the 7th Ward and eastern New Orleans, a visibly frustrated NOPD Supt. Michael Harrison attributed the city’s scourge of deadly ...
Democracy at a crossroads
Last Monday FBI Director James Comey told the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence that his agency was “investigating the nature of any links between individuals associated with the Trump ...
Supreme Court nominee has not met the Civil Rights standard to earn our support
By Marc H. Morial President/CEO, National Urban League The importance of a Supreme Court Justice’s commitment to protecting civil rights cannot be overstated. Much of the progress this nation ...
From the Cold War to the Culture War
By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III TriceEdneyWire.com Columnist Recently I had a conversation with the brilliant, insightful, activist and human rights soldier Ms. Ruby Sales during which she said, “My son, ...

« Previous PageNext Page »