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One in 500 African-Americans Still Living With Sickle Cell Disease

By Florence Neal Cooper-Smith   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a group of inherited red blood cell...

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New Report Says Voter Suppression Threatens 2016 Elections

By Barrington M. Salmon   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Since the US Supreme Court invalidated Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act,...

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As Father’s Day Approaches, Study Finds Many Black Fathers Defy Stereotypes

By Desmond Andrews   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – African-American fathers are often stereotyped as inattentive to their children. But...

People around the country held remembrances, prayers, and candlelight vigils in mourning for the 49 lives lost in Sunday's domestic terrorist attack in Orlanda. These candles were it by students at Virginia Commonwealth University. PHOTO: Paulette Singleton/Trice Edney News Wire

One Year After Charleston Massacre, Civil Rights Leaders Address Orlando Mass Shooting

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Less than a week before America commemorates the racist shooting of nine African-Americans in a Charleston,...

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Orlando: 49 Killed, 53 Injured in Deadly Terror Attack

By Staff   Omar Mateen, an American-born man from Fort Pierce, Florida, pledged allegiance to ISIS Sunday, prior to killing 49 people...

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New Children’s Book Inspires Black Boys to “Be Brilliant”

Following her success with earlier books such as I’m a Pretty Little Black Girl! and I’m a Lovely Little Latina, Author Betty...

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Despite “Racially Toxic” Statements Lone Black Republican Senator Reaffirms Support for Trump

By Zenitha Prince   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Just days after Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.), the U.S. Senate’s sole African American...

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President Obama Endorses Hillary Clinton, Meets with Bernie Sanders

By Staff   The White House released a video of President Barack Obama endorsing Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton...

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Hillary Clinton Claims Historic Win in Democratic Primary

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) — Former First Lady, U. S. Senator and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has...

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As Western Nations Drag Their Feet, African Children Drown

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – There’s no telling when the tidal wave of migrants embarking from Libya to hoped-for safe shores in Europe will...