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3:28 PM / Friday November 24, 2017

Commentary

President Donald Trump: “The Disastrous Rise of Misplaced Power”

June 2, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star Tribune By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon III TriceEdneyWire.com The facts are as follows: Donald Trump, the six-time bankrupted “business man” ran for president as a non-conformist, non-political, outsider.  He fanned the flames of nationalism, xenophobia, racism, misogyny and anti-Muslim bigotry to capture the hearts and minds of a…

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When trauma and mental health hit home

June 2, 2017

By Kendall Alexander @SteezieKBreezie Mental health is something of paramount importance, especially in the Black community.  It has never been easy for us to discuss our issues in terms of mental health because of the stigmas we attempt to fight.  If you grew up in a African American household or identify as apart of the…

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NAACP Chairmen: ‘Today is the First Day of our Next 100 Years’

May 26, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  (AP photo) By Derrick Johnson and Leon W. Russell Op-Ed  originally published on NBCBLK When the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) was founded in 1909, there were a number of undeniably stark realities facing Black Americans that the creation of the NAACP sought to overcome. We worked to create…

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The Cultural Coach: Something Noble This Way Comes

May 26, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO: In this Wednesday, May 10, 2017, file photo, a group of students stand and turn their backs during a commencement exercise speech by Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos at Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Fla. Since the beginning of 2016, more than two dozen campus speeches have been derailed amid controversy, according to the…

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Why so many still adore Trump—despite everything

May 19, 2017

ABOVE CARTOON:  David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star By Earl Ofari Hutchinson Instead of attending the pro-forma White House Correspondents’ Association dinner as every president has done in the last nearly four decades, President Donald Trump beat up on the press before a wildly enthusiastic and cheering crowd in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The crowd predictably takes the…

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A tiny, petty victory

May 12, 2017

By Julianne Malveaux After months of “repeal and replace” rhetoric, Congress has finally passed a pitiful little bill designed to eliminate the Affordable Care Act.  To watch Republicans gather in the Rose Garden to “celebrate” the narrow passage of their paltry bill, you would have thought that 45 [President Donald Trump]was about to sign ground-breaking…

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The Cultural Coach: No answers if no questions

May 12, 2017

By Linda S. Wallace Dear Cultural Coach: Often in my daily travels, friends and colleagues seek me out to ask interesting questions. Many times they preface their remarks by saying, “This may sound silly to you.” Answer:  There are no ridiculous questions. Only after we begin to confront our fears and start discussing the very…

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Decision to bomb Syria was dangerous, deceptive

May 5, 2017

ABOVE CARTOON:  Tom Janssen, The Netherlands By Jesse Jackson TriceEdneyWire.com Fifty-nine cruise missiles. When Donald Trump ordered the attack on Syria, he made an impetuous decision, turning his previous commitment to stay out of the Syrian civil war and focus on ISIS on its head. He ordered the attack on a sovereign nation without seeking…

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