Monday, March 27, 2017

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(TriceEdneyWire.com)  There are few surprises in Washington, DC politics.  We’ve been reduced to exhausting ourselves determining when this Administration is being hyperbolic, using “alternative facts” or attempting to use “facts” – without adding “alternative” to their assertions. Has any other ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) “All the progress that we’ve made in controlling costs and improving how health care is delivered, progress that’s helped hold growth in the price of health care to the slowest rate in 50 years – all that goes away. ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) In 1960, Blacks in Virginia watched as the state changed the laws against trespass to make it a more serious crime, and the penalty was raised from a $100 fine to $1,000.  This action was taken by the then ...

Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the NAACP (TriceEdneyWire.com)  The NAACP board of directors has elected Leon W. Russell as the Chairman Board of Directors at its annual board meeting on February 18 in New York. Russell replaces ...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) “Homo sapiens is the species that invents symbols in which to invest passion and authority, then forgets that symbols are inventions.” – Joyce Carol Oates, Author, New York Times, December 30, 1999 Don’t allow anyone to tell you differently. ...

By Jane Kennedy (TriceEdneyWire.com) The Congressional Tri-Caucus recently highlighted red line issues they’re demanding the administration of President Donald J. Trump not cross. Led by Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond(D-La.), a press conference was initially called to express the ...

By Jesse Jackson Sr. (TriceEdneyWire.com) “Personnel is policy,” says Gary Cohn, the former president of Goldman Sachs recently named to head President Trump’s National Economic Council. He got that right, and every working family should shudder that Trump – after ...

By Marc H. Morial (TriceEdneyWire.com) “Like many immigrants, we came to this country empty-handed. We believed in American democracy – that with hard work and the goodness of this country, we could share in and contribute to its blessings. We were ...

Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from NorthStarNewsToday.com (TriceEdneyWire.com) Kevin Hart, the comedian, is getting serious. Hart will host “Kevin Hart Presents: The Black Man’s Guide to History,” featuring lesser-known African-Americans, including Matthew Henson, the first American to walk ...

By James Clingman (TriceEdneyWire.com) “There are [Blacks] who are willing to worship the pyramids of 4,000 years ago but will not build pyramids in the present so their children may see what they left behind as well. We have a ...

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