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Juanita Perez Williams: Embracing the Possibilities

By Dave McCleary –   Just a few days before election day, Syracuse mayoral candidate Juanita Perez Williams said she plans to...

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Mueller Indictments Rock Trump Administration, Stun Political Observers

By Barrington M. Salmon –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – For more than a year, Blake Baines said he sounded the alarm on...

Candidate Juanita Perez Williams answers a question at the Syracuse Mayoral Candidate Forum held Monday, June 19, 2017 at the Southwest Community Center in Syracuse, N.Y. Nine candidates for mayor fielded questions from moderators and the community about their positions in the race. About 200 community members packed the center to hear the six democrats, one republican, one independent and one green party candidate speak. Photo by Wasim Ahmad.

Walt Dixie Announces Alliance Network Will Endorse Ben Walsh for Mayor

By Staff –   Walt Dixie, president of the Alliance Network, has recently announced the group will endorse Ben Walsh for...

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NAACP Issues Travel Advisory for African Americans Traveling with American Airlines

By Staff –     The NAACP has issued a national travel advisory for African Americans traveling with American Airlines, in...

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CBC Women Demand Apology from Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly

By Hazel Trice Edney –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The women of the Congressional Black Caucus are demanding an apology from...

Mississippi School to Be Renamed After Obama

Davis Magnet IB Elementary School in Jackson, Mississippi, a predominantly black school, will become Barack Obama IB Elementary School at...

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City Commissions Study to Identify Business Opportunities Along South Ave.

By Staff –   Mayor Stephanie Miner has announced the city will conduct a market study to identify opportunities for business...

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Study Finds Lack of Teacher Diversity Throughout New York State

By Staff –   Sixty-two percent of students in the Syracuse City School District are black or Latino, compared...

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Update: Black Man Beaten At White Nationalist Rally Turns Himself In

By Staff –   (Update, Oct. 13) – Deandre Harris has turned himself in to police, after he was assaulted during the white...

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Study Reveals: Racial Microaggressions May Reveal Deeper Beliefs

By Kim Eckart –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Whites who are more likely to make microaggressions against Black people are also...