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Marion Barry Eulogized as a
‘Hero - More Than a Champion’
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Marion Barry, the Washington, D.C. mayor who soared above all odds to become one of Black America’s most storied and most popular politicians, has been eulogized as a hero.

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Grand Jury in Another
Fatal Police Shooting
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson will present to a grand jury evidence surrounding the police shooting death of Akai Gurley, an unarmed man.

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Holder Announces Initiative
to Address Profiling Storm
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Attorney General Eric Holder announced Dec. 1 that the U.S. Justice Department will be updating its guidance on racial profiling.

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Still hoping for change?
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – As the end of another tumultuous year approaches, Black people again find ourselves in the relative same economic and political position as we were the year before, and the years preceding.

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We Must Look Back in
Order to Move Forward
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – As Americans react to the Grand Jury decisions to “no-bill” in the Eric Garner and Michael Brown cases and struggle to come to grips with the most recent shooting death of 12 year-old Tamir E. Rice in Cleveland, Ohio, the shooting death of John Crawford, III in Dayton, Ohio and the shooting death of Victor White III in New Iberia, LA it is obvious that the system is failing. There are different Americas for ethnically different Americans.

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President Obama Delivers Remarks at the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony


 
Black Diabetics Suffer From
High Rates of Vision Loss
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - African-Americans suffering from diabetes have higher rates of vision loss compared with other ethnic and racial groups, and poor access to eye exams play a role in the disparity, according to a study released by Johns Hopkins University and the University of Southern California.

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'I Can't Breathe'
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - “I can’t breathe,” gasped Eric Garner, again and again and again. “I can’t breathe,” he said, as several police officers were on top of him, choking him, pushing his head onto the concrete sidewalk. The man was not resisting arrest; he simply had the temerity to ask a police officer not to touch him.

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Action in the Streets
and in the Suites
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Last year at this time on a very cold night I walked into the Ambassador’s Residence of South Africa to begin a task I had been preparing for months. Although anticipated and planned for, preparing the US National Memorial to celebrate the life of Nelson Mandela was an auspicious and sorrowful task.

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Put Those Police Cameras
on the Bankers
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – A week ago Sunday, five St. Louis Rams professional football players entered a game with their hands up, protesting the killing of Michael Brown.

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Black Folks Must Organize or
Keep Paying Consequences
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Numerous people have asked me to respond to the killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner by White cops

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Where Do We Go
from Here?
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Six years ago, in so many ways, things began getting better for our country and prospects for a new, positive national dialogue foreshadowed an era of rebirth and enlightenment.

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