Politics & Law

NNPA President Joins Civil Rights Leaders and U.S. Mayors for Historic Meeting

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Contributor During a recent meeting in New York City, the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) joined the National Urban League, the National Action Network and a group of mayors from around the country for a results-driven, inclusive economic and civil rights policy planning session. “The NNPA is finally being…

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Pendarvis Win In House 113 Signals New Day

By Barney Blakeney    Shortly after the polls closed November 7 it was clear S.C. House Dist. 113 Democratic candidate Marvin Pendarvis would win the seat vacated in August by Rep. J. Seth Whipper. Pendarvis’ win signaled other victories. Charleston voters also approved a $20 million bond referendum to fund affordable housing initiatives. In Charleston…

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Mueller Indictments Rock Trump Administration, Political Observers

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – For more than a year, Blake Baines said he sounded the alarm on Facebook and to friends and family about the clear and present danger Donald Trump poses to the United States. Friends scoffed, said he was nuts, and pooh-poohed the possibility that the New York businessman could ever become president. After nine…

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Report: Trump Administration Labels Blacks Concerned About Police Brutality as Potential Terrorists

  (NorthStarNewsToday.com) – The Trump administration, FBI and police unions have labeled Black men and Black women who are concerned, angry and distressed about the steady stream of news stories about White cops shooting to death unarmed Black men and not being held accountable for their actions, as possible terrorists who need watching because they…

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CBC Women Demand Apology from Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – The women of the Congressional Black Caucus are demanding an apology from White House Chief of Staff John Kelly for his giving the public a false account of a speech given by Florida Congresswoman Frederica Wilson and for calling her an “empty barrel”. Kelly verbally attacked Wilson in defense of President Donald Trump…

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