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As Battle Looms, Civil Rights Leaders Back Obama in Appointing Scalia’s Successor

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – As flags fly at half-staff over the White House and U. S. Supreme Court building this...

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies at 79

By Staff   U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the leading voice among conservatives on the high court, died at the age of 79,...

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‘The Color Purple’ Author Alice Walker Shares Black History Month Wisdom on Facebook

By Staff   The African-American community is yearning for a voice of wisdom in the midst of racial controversy surrounding the...

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Sanders, Trump Win New Hampshire Primaries

By Staff   Republican Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, a Democrat, won early victories in the New Hampshire primary Feb. 9, while...

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Former NAACP President Ben Jealous Endorses Bernie Sanders for President

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Former NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous has announced his endorsement of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders...

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Maurice White, founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, Dies at 74

By Staff   Maurice White, founder of the soul band Earth, Wind, and Fire, died in his sleep Thursday morning in Los Angeles, at the...

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Boco Haram Kills 86, Including Children, in Nigeria

By Staff   According to reports, Boco Haram, a group of Islamic extremists, has recently firebombed huts, and killed 86 people,...

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Poetry Foundation to Celebrate Black History Month with Cultural Poems, Podcasts, and Articles

By Staff   The Poetry Foundation will celebrate Black History Month with a collection of poems, podcasts, and articles that explore...

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Politician in Iowa Says Clinton Squeaked by With Black and Latino Vote

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Democratic Presidential contenders former Sec. Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie...

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NYS Assembly Announces Possible Tax Hike for Millionaires

Tax reform has been a major talking point leading up to the presidential election, and a recent proposal from local legislators could...