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8:42 PM / Wednesday September 18, 2019

Commentary

To Be Equal: The passing of Toni Morrison

August 22, 2019

A loss for the racial justice community as well as the literary world By Marc H. Morial  TriceEdneyWire.com A few years after being awarded the Nobel Prize for literature, for a body of work known for centering the Black American experience, Toni Morrison was asked by a White reporter when she would “incorporate White lives”…

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How to keep a clean house in a world polluted by hate

August 22, 2019

By Linda S. Wallace Far too often, our diversity strategy consists of zeroing in on the problem, and then yelling, “Ready, fire, aim.” The chances of hitting the right mark are small, and the risk of injury to innocent bystanders is quite high. Let me explain how it works. Recently, a gentleman seated near me…

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AlawfulTruth: The land of milk and honey, or a pot of worries?

August 16, 2019

By Andrea Lawful Sanders There seems to be assumptions made by many Americans that immigrants land in this country to “take” their jobs, are lazy, and are criminals who are just here to cause trouble. Nothing could be further from the truth. Many want to believe this message because they would watch immigrants show up…

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A Millennial Voice: Meet Your Meat

August 16, 2019

By Danae Reid Our everyday lives have become inundated with many new trends, including some that aren’t so trendy. The emergence of the internet has encouraged people of all ages to challenge their traditional ways of life and to try new things that otherwise may have once seemed other-worldly. Some of the current crazes that…

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To Be Equal NYPD must terminate officer who used excessive force

August 9, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Gwen Carr, left, mother of chokehold victim Eric Garner, joins a “young people” rally in Federal Plaza to protest the decision by federal prosecutors not to bring civil rights charges against New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo for the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, Wednesday July 17, 2019, in New York….

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Divine Muva Diva: The mining of our minds

August 9, 2019

By Andrea Lawful Sanders In March 2016, after sitting through months of discussions in living rooms and planning meetings with large swaths of mostly women, I turned to my husband and told him that Donald Trump would be the next president of the United States. He looked at me in horror, told me I was…

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A Millennial Voice: Why you should journal

August 9, 2019

A guideline to understanding how you really feel By Danae Reid I fell in love with writing much before I learned to appreciate introspection. Paired together, the two have changed my life significantly. Over the years, I’ve made several attempts at being consistent with journaling, but my efforts have only recently been sustained.  Through the…

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A Millennial Voice: Exchange

August 2, 2019

By Danae Reid “The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place”  – George Bernard Shaw In a sense, the word “communication” is relatively vague. I suppose that explains why most people have the misconception that it’s an easy thing to do.  I dedicated my undergraduate tenure to a major…

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