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Limiting Women’s Right To Choose

I was 20 years old when Roe v. Wade was decided.  A year  before the decision, a young woman who lived in my dormitory attempted...

Child Watch: “That Gun Changed Our Lives Forever”

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist My heart was shattered while I was working at 60 Minutes when my only sister was shot and killed by...

Obama: ‘First Gay President’

By Raynard Jackson NNPA Columnist President Obama has concluded his three-country tour of Africa.  He  visited Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania.  Most presidential trips  overseas have...

BUSINESS EXCHANGE: What Should Blacks Expect From Republicans?

By William Reed NNPA Columnist The National Republican Committee surely needs to convince Black Americans of  the benefits of joining their party.  Is the Republican Party’s...

Standing On The Other Side Of An Equal Sign

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist For decades now, July 4th has always compelled in me to  reconsider, and more deeply appreciate, Frederick Douglass’ famous oration...

America’s Crisis: 38 Million Have No Retirement Assets

As more Baby Boomers continue to retire, a new research report has found that the nation is facing a trillion dollar retirement savings crisis....

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Becoming The New Thurgood Marshall

If you’re looking for the justice on the Supreme Court who mirrors Thurgood  Marshall’s tenure on the bench, it is not Sonia Sotomayor, the...

Fighting To Reverse The Shameful Voting Rights Decision

By Sherrilyn A. Ifill NNPA Guest Columnist The Voting Rights Act has been described as the “crown jewel” of civil rights legislation. Its passage was secured...

Reflecting On Comprehensive Immigration Reform

By William E. Spriggs (Trice Edney Wire) - Americans have now celebrated July 4th, 2013, and America's independence. It was also a time when public...

Limiting Women’s Rights

(Trice Edney Wire) - I was 20 when Roe v. Wade was decided.  A year before the decision, a young woman who lived in...

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