bannerfinal_added

New Search

King Assassination Anniversary:
Day of Remembrance?
Lorraine_Hotel
(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Approximately 6 p.m. central time. April 4, 1968. Lorraine Motel, Memphis, Tenn. A shot rings out. A body hits the floor. Civil Rights Leader Martin Luther King Jr. is dead.

read more...

Jesse Jackson Leads
Minority Suppliers to Japan
Rev_Jackson_Japan_newhm
(TriceEdneyWire.com) - The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. and the Rainbow PUSH Coalition is leading a 13-person delegation to visit leading automotive companies in Japan this week.

read more...

Black Unemployment Rate
Climbs to 12.4 Percent
Civilian_Unemployment_Chart
(TriceEdneyWire.com) - The nation's nonfarm businesses hired 192,000 workers in March, but the overall seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for African Americans rose to 12.4 percent compared to 12 percent in February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday morning.

read more...

Republicans Out
On a Limb
William Spriggs
(TriceEdneyWire.com) – The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released its latest numbers this week. Its preliminary number for people on payrolls, reported by private-sector establishments, is 116 million.

read more...

University of Michigan Adopt
Entrepreneurial Thinking
Mary_Sue_Coleman
(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Dr. Mary Sue Coleman, retiring president of the University of Michigan, was a keynote speaker at the 96th Annual Meeting of the American Council on Education (ACE).

read more...

Obama Speaks at NAN Convention


 
Reparations Conference Set
for Chicago April 19
Rep_John_Conyers
(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, prime minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, will deliver the keynote address at a one-day conference in Chicago that is being held in the wake of 14...

read more...

Behavioral Health Issues
in the Criminal Justice System
Nicole_Jarrett
(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Has America’s criminal justice system inadvertently become a storehouse for people with behavioral health problems?

read more...

Black Capitalism –
Fulfillment or Failure?
James Clingman
(TriceEdneyWire.com) - In light of what most of us know about the economy and where Black people fit, mostly as consumers rather than producers, a discussion of Black Capitalism is in order.

read more...

The AFRO Opened its
House to the Community
John 'Jake' Oliver Jr.
(TriceEdneyWire.com) – It’s nice to be reminded of a hidden treasure. That was the mission of the Evening in the Archives, March 24, at the AFRO‘s Baltimore office on Charles Street, when supporters...

read more...

Voter Suppression
Continues
Julianne Malveaux
(TriceEdneyWire.com) - I love voting. Every time I go into the booth, I see little girl me, pigtails and all, plaid skirt, white blouse and green sweater, part of my Catholic school uniform.

read more...

A Sister is
in Charge!
Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq.
(TriceEdneyWire.com) - I know we are a few days beyond Women’s History Month, but Black women didn’t get all the recognition due us during the various celebrations, so I decided to begin celebrating Black women’s history every day!

read more...

JoomlaWatch 1.2.12 - Joomla Monitor and Live Stats by Matej Koval
Copyright © 2013 Trice Edney Communications