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Trump Rescinds Obama’s Protections for Transgender Students

By Staff   President Donald Trump’s administration has rescinded protections put in place by the Obama administration,...

Former BPD Officer Cariol Horne is arrested during a protest following the police-involved death of 20-year-old Wardel Davis.

Former Buffalo Police Officer that Stopped Suspect from Being Choked Arrested During Rally

By Chris Stevenson   Blacks in Buffalo, N.Y. have been grappling with two concurrent issues over the past couple of weeks, or so....

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NAACP Elects Leon W. Russell as New Chairman of the Board of Directors

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – The NAACP board of directors has elected Leon W. Russell as the Chairman Board of Directors at its annual...

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Trump Fails to Push for Racial Unity He Promised in Inaugural Address

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – In his inaugural address on January 20, President Donald J. Trump quoted the...

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Scholarship Fund Grants Empty Promises To Young Black Men

By Chris Bennett   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Nine months ago, 18-year-old Jason Smith was on top of the world. He had graduated...

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South Carolina Man Arrested for Planning Attack “In The Spirit of Dylann Roof”

By Staff   Benjamin Thomas Samuel McDowell, of Conway, South Carolina, was arrested Feb. 16 for attempting to commit a shooting...

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Patriots Team Members to Sit Out of White House Visit, Citing Racism by Trump

By Brittany Webb   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Malcolm X once said, “A man who stands for nothing will fall for anything.”...

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Coast Guard’s First Black Female Helicopter Pilot Defies The Odds

By Rushawn Walters   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Growing up poor and abandoned in Fayetteville, North Carolina, La’Shanda Holmes...

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Black Business Group, Black Banks Making Black History With Economic Justice

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – It is the number one reason that Black-owned businesses fail: Simply put – not...

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Black-Owned Seaway Bank Fails

By Frederick H. Lowe   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Seaway Bank and Trust Co., once one of the nation’s largest black-owned banks...