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Politics

President Obama seizes his ‘Last Big Moment’

July 29, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  President Barack Obama  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) He defined the legacy that Donald Trump has attempted to whittle away. By Linda S. Wallace Special to The New Tri-State Defender As President Barack Hussein Obama embraced Hillary Clinton Wednesday night as the political heir to his movement of hope, he built upon his own…

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Occupy The Newsroom

July 29, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Photo by Bill Z. Foster A group of angry supporters of Bernie Sanders decided to make their grievances known by taking over one of the Democratic National Convention’s media tents Tuesday night. By Denise Clay The second night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia was supposed to be memorable for a variety…

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Election Watch: 5 questions w/ PA Attorney General Candidates

April 23, 2016

SUN editor Monica Peters asked candidates from the PA Attorney General primary race their position on the issues and who they are endorsing for President By Monica Peters Stephen Zappala:  Pennsylvania Attorney General (D) SUN: What are your specific plans to address poverty? SZ: As Attorney General, I will address poverty the same way I…

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Election Watch: 5 questions with candidates, 200th Legislative District

April 23, 2016

State Rep. Tonyelle Cook-Artis SUN editor Monica Peters asked candidates from the 200th Legislative district primary race their position on the issues and who they are endorsing for President By Monica Peters State Rep. Tonyelle Cook-Artis 200th Legislative District (D) SUN:  What are your specific plans to address poverty in your district? TCA: Poverty alleviation…

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Election Watch: 5 Questions with 2nd Congressional District Candidates

April 23, 2016

SUN editor Monica Peters asked candidates from the 2nd Congressional district primary race their position on the issues and who they are endorsing for President By Monica Peters Congressman Chaka Fattah Congressman Chaka Fattah, 2nd Congressional District (Incumbent) SUN:  What are your specific plans to address poverty in your district? CF: I’ve spent my entire…

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ABOVE PHOTO: Pastor Robert P. Shine, Sr., of Berachah Baptist Church West Oak Lane Pastor Robert P....

Week In Review

Lawsuit: Farm hired white immigrants over Black US laborers

September 20, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Richard Strong, 50, left, his brother Gregory Strong, 48, center and Stacy Griffin, 42, right,...

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GOP lawmakers vote for subpoena seeking voter information

September 20, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: State Sen. Vincent Hughes, D-Philadelphia speaks during a Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee hearing at the...

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Evans, Williams introduce $1 billion Environmental Justice Tax Credit

September 20, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: U.S. Rep. Dwight Evans (Photo/house.gov) and U.S. Rep. Nikema Williams (Photo/house.gov) WASHINGTON — In advance...

Seniors

September is Pain Awareness Month: Upgrade your morning routine to ease arthritis joint pain

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BPT The sun rises, you flutter your eyes open and take a deep breath. It’s time to...

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The Spoilers

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While the Baltimore Orioles have managed to lose 102 games this year, their 48th win came at...

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