Saturday 16 February 2019
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Category: Hot News, Politics, State/National News, Top Stories

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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...


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

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


Former Mayor Miner May Run in September Primary Against Nixon and Cuomo

Stephanie Miner, former Syracuse mayor, might still throw her hat in the primary ring to become the next governor of New York. As of right...


Gun Control Historically Has Meant Prohibiting Blacks from Owning One

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


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...

Joanie Mahoney
Onondaga County Executive

Joanie Mahoney Discusses Lack Of Minority County Employees In State of the County Address

Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney used her platform giving the annual State of the County Address, not to discuss the past year, but...

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Democrats Lead Charge In I-81 Infrastructure With Difficult Path Forward

Sen. Charles Schumer indicates that the Democrat proposed $1 trillion infrastructure bill would help account for a large portion of the...

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Congo Sends Asylum Seekers Back to U.S., Calling Deportation ‘Inhumane’

( – Six Congolese nationals and two Zambian citizens were sent back to the U.S. after Congolese officials called...

Sandra Townes - U.S. District Court Judge for the Eastern District of New York.


First Black Female Eastern District Judge and Former Syracusan Sandra Townes Passes

By Staff –   Federal Judge Sandra Townes, a former Syracuse judge, and the first black female judge appointed to the bench of...

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Access to Safe, Decent and Affordable Housing Threatened Across the Nation

By Charlene Crowell – ( – In recent days, threats to the nation’s housing finance system have emerged. At...