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JENNINGS, MO - AUGUST 11: Cornell Williams Brooks, Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) speaks during a press conference regarding the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown at Jennings Mason Temple Church of God In Christ, on August 11, 2014 in Jennings, Missouri. The fatal shooting by police of the unarmed teen in Ferguson, Missouri has sparked outrage in the community and set off civil unrest including looting and vandalism. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

NAACP President Brooks Saddened But Not Bitter After Refusal to Renew His Contract

By Hazel Trice Edney –   ( – NAACP President Cornell William Brooks says he is saddened and disappointed by...

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Attn. Gen. Sessions Calls for Return to Mandatory Minimum Sentences Associated with Low-level Drug Crimes, Mass Incarceration

By Frederick H. Lowe –   In a May 10th memo to all 94 federal prosecutors, Jeff Sessions, the U.S. Attorney General, wrote that...


President Donald Trump: “The Disastrous Rise of Misplaced Power”

News Analysis by  by Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III –   ( – “…The history of the (President) of (The...

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Black Lives Matter Organizer to Run for Syracuse Common Council

By Staff –   Black Lives Matter organizer Serena Seals will run for Syracuse Common Council in November, according to an...

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Syracuse Mayoral Candidate Juanita Perez Williams Speaks of Close Ties with Gov. Cuomo

When Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner finishes her second term as the city’s first female mayor in 2018, Democratic mayoral candidate...

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Republicans Begin to Talk About Trump’s Possible Impeachment

By Staff –   Republicans are beginning to talk about the possibility of President Donald Trump’s impeachment, according to...


Badenov Meets Blabalot

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Mayor Miner Vetoes Common Council’s Amendments to City Budget

By Staff –   Mayor Stephanie Miner has vetoed Common Council’s amendments to her proposed city budget. The mayor promised...


Months After Meeting with HBCU Presidents, Trump Still Giving Mixed Messages on Black Colleges

By Jane Kennedy –   One sign of hope was an executive order that the president signed in February to move the White House...


President Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey, Republicans and Democrats Call for Special Investigation of Russia Collusion

By Frederick H. Lowe –   ( –  President Donald J. Trump on Tuesday fired FBI Director James Comey,...