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Linda Brown, Former Schoolgirl at Center of Brown vs. Board of Education, Passes

By Briona Singleton – Linda Brown, the third-grade schoolgirl who was at the center of Brown vs. Board of Education, the Supreme...

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Fifty Years Later, Fair Housing Act Has Failed to Deliver Full Justice

By Charlene Crowell – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Although golden anniversaries are often considered milestone moments accompanied...

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Sacramento Police Shoot Unarmed Black Man in Family’s Back Yard

By Briona Singleton – An unarmed black man, identified as 22-year-old Stephon Clark, was shot and killed by Sacramento, CA police on...

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NAACP Urging Caution as Serial Bomber Appears to Target Blacks in Austin, Texas

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – The NAACP is issuing a call for “vigilance, diligence and caution” to its members and communities in...

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Major Changes Coming to This Year’s Taste of Syracuse

The 2018 Taste of Syracuse menu has been announced and it looks like it will feature plenty of creative and delicious new treats. On...

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Gun Control Historically Has Meant Prohibiting Blacks from Owning One

By Frederick H. Lowe – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Since the massacre of students at a Parkland, Florida, high school, the airways...

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Ben Carson Proposes Removing Anti-Discrimination Language from HUD’s Mission Statement

By Staff – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is backpedaling after facing backlash for his...

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Man Cleared of Murder After 16 Years Behind Bars

  (TriceEdneyWire.com) – A Connecticut judge has dismissed a 1991 murder indictment against Alfred Swinton who spent 16 years in...

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Students Across Nation March for Gun Control

By Amiyah King – (Trice Edney News Wire/Howard University News Service) – Tens of thousands of high school students across...

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Longtime Evangelist Billy Graham Passes at 99

By Staff – Longtime evangelist Billy Graham, the controversial American preacher who converted millions to Christianity, passed away...