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1:25 PM / Wednesday March 20, 2019

Commentary

Check with the voter registrar – are you still on the rolls?

September 13, 2018

By Mark Hedin TRICEEDNEYWIRE.COM U.S. citizens across the country soon will vote on all 435 seats in the House of Representatives, for 35 U.S. senators and three dozen governorships. The House of Representatives and possibly the Senate are up for grabs. Given the high stakes, voters would do well to check at least a month…

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Black Political Excellence

September 13, 2018

By Julianne Malveaux TRICEEDNEYWIRE.COM Sens. Cory Booker  and Kamala Harris used their time wisely in their questioning of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, the elusive man whose hidden documents would perhaps disqualify him from the court. Both (along with Sen. Dianne Feinstein and others) raised important points in grilling Kavanaugh, and Booker went on a…

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The Church’s child-rape problem

September 7, 2018

By Mark Segal Publisher, Philadelphia Gay News [Warning:  This is one of the strongest columns I’ve ever written.  It’s a subject that LGBT people must take seriously and nationally, since the church has used what they have been institutionally practicing against us for years.  While the Catholic religion should be treated with respect, its leadership…

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Vantage Point Vignettes- Cheer her or jeer her? The Rev. Omarosa Manigault-Newman

August 31, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Omarosa Manigault-Newman By Dr. Ron Daniels TRICEEDNEYWIRE.COM Omarosa is taking the media by storm and captivating the nation with the tell-all revelations in her book, “Unhinged” – which provides insights into the machinations of the most reckless, ruinous, racist and retrograde administration in the history of this country; that of the infamous “Orange…

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Temple’s sorry about rankings debacle. Why not the stadium?

August 25, 2018

By Rev. William B. Moore No Stadium No Deal Coalition Many of us in the North Philadelphia communities surrounding Temple University read with great interest the op-ed by the university’s president, Richard Englert, and its provost, JoAnne Epps, in which they expressed extensive regrets and apologies for the university having submitted to U.S. News and…

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As Trump distorts NFL players’ messages, let’s instead join together

August 9, 2018

By Jesse Jackson TRICEEDNEYWIRE.COM As teams gear up for the NFL season, President Donald Trump is reviving his destructive and diversionary attacks aimed at turning fans against players. The league office stepped in it by unilaterally declaring that players who do not want to stand during the national anthem should stay in the locker room….

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Enough with the racism in the rooftop solar industry

August 3, 2018

By Julianne Malveaux TRICEEDNEYWIRE.COM Recently news came out that the electronics retailer Best Buy, decided to reconsider their partnership with a company called Vivint. The partnership allowed Vivint employees to work inside Best Buy stores, to sell Best Buy customers products capable of reducing their home’s energy usage. The potential decision by Best Buy is…

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The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff