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Mayor Miner Delivers Speech Against Racism at Skiddy Park

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner delivered a sermon on poverty, racism, and justice, at Skiddy Park recently. Mayor Miner spoke during...

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Poll: Only 1% of Blacks Support Trump; Americans Split Overall

The latest poll results from Quinnipiac University reveal that, overall, public leanings towards presumptive presidential nominees Donald...

President Barack Obama delivers remarks at an event to highlight "My Brother's Keeper," an initiative to expand opportunity for young men and boys of color, in the East Room of the White House, Feb. 27, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

My Brother’s Keeper Looks to Live on After Obama

By James Wright   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – President Obama has seven months left in office. One of his key initiatives is hard at...

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U.S. Supreme Court Blocks Obama’s Immigration Policy

By Staff   In a tie vote, the U.S. Supreme Court has blocked President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration. The...

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House Dems Hold Sit-In and Protest Over Gun Control

By Staff   Democrats in the House of Representatives, including several members of the Congressional Black Caucus, staged a sit-in and...

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Keystone XL Bill Gets Quick Veto from President Obama

By Staff President Obama’s third veto in his six years in office came Tuesday when he quickly killed the Keystone XL pipeline legislation...

New Report Finds ‘Staggering Inequality’ of Incomes Once Decried by MLK

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Income inequality, one of the issues that so troubled the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., is again front and...

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Why Don’t We Have the Politics of the Possible Anymore?

Op/ed by By William E. Spriggs In 1954, when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Brown v. Board of Education, the Gross Domestic Product...

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Obama says Economic Crisis is over in 2015 State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union address Wednesday, in a speech before Congress, stating there has been an end...

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Straight No Chaser: Marion Barry will be Mayor for Life

Editorial by Gloria Winston Al-Sarag Some columns have been harder to write than others. I have literally sat down more than once to write...