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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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Study: Police More Likely to Arrest Blacks and Hispanics During Traffic Stops

By Tom Abate –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Researchers analyzing data from millions of traffic stops in the United States...

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Honoring U. S. Greatness: Statue of Banking Pioneer Maggie L. Walker Unveiled in Richmond, Va.

By Saraya Wintersmith –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Richmond residents and officials rejoiced Saturday morning as the...

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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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Black Wealth 2020: New Economic Justice Movement Aims to ‘Turbo Charge’ Black Wealth in America

By Hazel Trice Edney –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – According to the following statistics, the economic condition of...

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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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NAACP Names Interim President and CEO

By Frederick H. Lowe –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The NAACP, the nation’s oldest civil rights organization, has named...

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Nevada Parole Board Votes Unanimously to Grant O.J. Simpson Early Release

By Staff –   A four-member parole board voted unanimously to grant O.J. Simpson early release from his 33-year prison sentence...

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Liberian Quiltmaker to Be Featured in BBC Documentary

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) – Two women whose widely divergent paths converged in Windsor Castle when a finely embroidered quilt passed from...