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Strip mines, pollution and de-foresting linked to Ebola’s deadly spread

(Special to the NNPA from the New York Amsterdam News) – Pits in the ground from mining, forests stripped of trees and water poisoned by

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Record number of Black nominees for state and federal offices in the mid-term elections

By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer (Special from The NorthStar News & Analysis) – A record number of African Americans are nominees for federal and

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Prophetic tweets predict crisis in protest movement
By Chris King Contributing Writer (Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American) – Saturday, September 27, was a chaotic day in the Ferguson protest movement, marked by internal conflict and ...
Holder resignation catches civil rights leaders off guard
By Hazel Trice-Edney Contributing Writer (TriceEdneyWire.com) – When the news broke that Attorney General Eric Holder had decided to resign from his seat after six years, civil rights leaders were in the ...
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First Black White House Secret Service agent believes Pres. Obama is in danger
By Burney Simpson Contributing Writer (Special from Blackmans-street.Today and The NorthStar News & Analysis) – The first black man assigned to the U.S. Secret Service White House detail is speaking out about ...
Fresh produce comes to the French Market
The French Market Corporation announced last week that patrons, residents and chefs of the French Quarter as well as those living in surrounding neighborhoods will soon have weekly access to ...
Black Agenda must be economics says billionaire Peebles
By Burney Simpson Contributing Writer (Special from The NorthStar News & Analysis) – America and African Americans would be better off focusing on economics and jobs rather than the killing ...
Anonymous NOPD survey reveals a department in turmoil
An anonymous survey that was recently taken by 450 members of the embattled New Orleans Police Department — nearly half of the undermanned department’s personnel — offers a rare glimpse ...
The onset of Fall has the music blowing in the wind…
By Geraldine Wyckoff Contributing Writer “You Can Get It if You Really Want” – The Legendary Jimmy Cliff Arrives at the House of Blues “When I get there, they will ...
S&WB projects could hasten bayou’s revival
By Susan Buchanan Contributing Writer Freshwater fish are jumping again in Bayou Bienvenue, the former cypress-tupelo swamp spanning the Lower Ninth Ward and St. Bernard Parish. Fresh water began replacing salt water ...

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