Wednesday 20 September 2017
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Category: Featured News, State/National News

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Waters, Morial, Sanders Push “Black Wealth 2020″ as ‘Urgent’ Movement Spreads

By Hazel Trice Edney –     ( – Black Wealth 2020, a new movement aiming to change the course of...

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Thousands of Celebrities, Luminaries and Ordinary People Bid Dick Gregory Farewell

By Barrington Salmon –   ( – Several thousand mourners packed into a Landover, Md. church listened as...


Bias Against Hiring African-Americans Hasn’t Budged

( – Rates of discrimination against African Americans in field experiments of hiring did not decline from 1990 to...

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Former St. Louis Police Officer Acquitted in Fatal Shooting of Black Man

By Staff –   A former St. Louis police officer was cleared of first-degree murder charges in the shooting death of a black man...


New York State AG Issues Consumer Alert After Equifax Breach

By Staff –   New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has issued a consumer alert following the report that Equifax...


U.S. Department of Justice Won’t Charge Officers in Freddie Gray Case

By Staff –   The U.S. Department of Justice will not bring charges against six Baltimore, Maryland officers who were involved...


State, Local Officials Commemorate 16th Anniversary of Sept. 11

By Staff –   Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivered remarks to commemorate the sixteenth anniversary of Sept. 11 on Monday, honoring the...


Police Arrest Black NFL Player Because He Was “Acting Suspicious”

By Frederick H. Lowe –   ( – A Las Vegas police officer pointed a gun at Seattle Seahawks defensive end...

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Black Immigrant Organization Angry about Trump Rescinding DACA

By Frederick Lowe –   ( -The Black Alliance for Just Immigration, the nation’s largest black-led...

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Africa’s Floods Largely Unnoticed Despite High Death Toll

( – “Floods in Africa in August killed 25 times more people than Hurricane Harvey did.” That was the headline...