Friday, May 26, 2017

National  Commentary

(TriceEdneyWire.com) “After more than 250 years of debate, five constitutional amendments, decades of protest, and a handful of monumental Supreme Court decisions, the basic right of American citizens to vote ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) The National Urban League’s (NUL) 2017 “State of Black America” (SOBA) report was released on May 2, 2017; it is titled, “Protect our Progress,” and again contains the “Inequality ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) The 2017 National Urban League Equality Index provides a veritable “line in the sand” from which to measure where the country goes from here.” — Valerie Rawlston Wilson, Ph.D.,“Overview ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) “They had for more than a century before been regarded as beings of an inferior order and altogether unfit to associate with the white race, either in social or ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Former Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly, the man whose lofty ratings were responsible for the growth of the network, is no longer on the air.  Revelations that $13 million ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) As Donald Trump nears the end of his first 100 days, media commentary focuses primarily on how little he has achieved in comparison to other presidents. It’s a mistake, ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Former Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly, the man whose lofty ratings were responsible for the growth of the network, is no longer on the air.  Revelations that $13 million ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Among other non-academic activities in our contemporary society, all public school children are introduced to vital, emergency life saving drills.  Fire drills, lock-down drills, shelter-in-place drills and tornado drills ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) “No right is more precious in a free country than that of having a voice in the election of those who make the laws under which, as good citizens, ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Word origins can “shed light” on the experiences of a people and explain much of what they’ve endured.  Many older African-Americans explain the origin of the term “honkie” as ...