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Time to Wake America Up from its Student Debt Nightmare

  By: Charlene Crowell (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Higher education has always offered opportunities to learn and earn a better quality...

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Equal Pay, Equal Pay, Equal Pay’

By Jesse Jackson  (TriceEdneyWire.com) – As the exhausted and thrilled U.S. women’s soccer team celebrated its victory in the...

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Bring Troops Home and Send More Kids to College

By: Jesse Jackson   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Nuts. There may be fancier words to describe President Donald Trump’s latest lunacy...

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$200M in Restitution and Forgiveness Delivers Financial Justice

By Charlene Crowell  (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The struggle to eliminate high-cost predatory debt is a daunting one – particularly...

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The Word ‘Boy,’ Race Politics, and Democratic Wrangling Raise the Interest of Black Voters

 By: Hamil R. Harris – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Iowa Caucus isn’t until Feb. 20. But, the First Democratic Presidential...

The Innocence Project got Gregory Counts released from prison in 2018.

Innocence Project: 2018 Was Record Year for Exonerations

 By: Frederick H. Lowe – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Innocence Project reported in the most recent issue of its magazine that a...

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Gout, Summer and Cookouts

  By: Glenn Ellis – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Summer is filled with fun outdoor activities, increased exercise, cookouts, and...

In 1852, Frederick Douglass asked abolitionists what the Fourth of July meant to African Americans. File photo

Red, White and Blue and Black: Website Gives African American Perspective on Fourth of July

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net On July 5, 1852, Frederick Douglass asked a group of white abolitionists in Rochester,...

Westchester County to Provide New Paid Time Off Under Safe Leave Law

Many people get time off of work for vacations, being sick, or even if they’re injured. In fact, about 74% of states require...

Paw Laws: The Issue Of Pet Ownership In Divorce Cases

Divorce is extraordinarily common in the United States; around 50% of all U.S. marriages will end in divorce. While the processes involved...