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Alfonso Davis shut out from Democratic primary in Syracuse mayoral race

By Satoshi Sugiyama –   The Onondaga County Board of Elections has disqualified Democrat Alfonso Davis from the Syracuse...

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Justice Department’s Assault on Affirmative Action Signals Aggressive Roll Back on Civil Rights

News Analysis By Brenda Shum –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Justice Department’s recent decision to assemble a team of...

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Election Races to Watch: Kenya, Rwanda, Angola

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) – Major elections are taking place in three African nations this month: in oil giant Angola, East African...

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Raymond Blackwell Removed from Ballot in Syracuse’s Mayoral Race

By Staff –   Two Democratic candidates for mayor, Joe Nicoletti and Juanita Perez, have challenged three other...

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Black Police Executives Reject Trump Encouragement to Rough Up Suspects

By Hazel Trice Edney –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Nation’s premier association of Black police executives –...

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NAACP Applauds Failure of ‘Obamacare’ Repeal, Urges Health Care Protection ‘By Any Means Necessary’

By Hazel Trice Edney –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Just out of its 108th annual convention in Baltimore, the NAACP hailed what it...

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Is New French Leader Racist? His Comment on Large African Families Called ‘Problematic’

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) – French President Emmanuel Macron had been winning over liberals in Europe and the U.S. when he caught his...

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Trump to Ban Transgender Individuals from Serving in U.S. Military

By Staff –   President Donald Trump has announced he will ban transgender individuals from serving in the U.S. military, in a...

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Medicaid Provides Health Coverage for 28 Percent of Black Adults and 57 Percent of Black Children

By Dawn Godbolt, Ph.D. –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Medicaid plays a significant role in providing health care to...

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Gov. Cuomo Orders State Review Of Voting System Cybersecurity

For obvious reasons, Governor Andrew Cuomo has called for a total review of New York State’s electronic voting security. According to...