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Predicting 'Fight for Black Vote',
Former NAACP Leader
Endorses Sanders
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Former NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous has announced his endorsement of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in his quest for the Democratic nomination for president.

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Clinton Squeaked by
in Iowa With
Black and Latino Vote
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Democratic Presidential contenders former Sec. Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders ended the Iowa Caucuses in nearly a dead heat on Monday. But, the Iowa Democratic Party (IDP) has confirmed that Clinton actually won the Iowa Democratic Caucus.

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Woman Recounts
Devastating Debtors’
Prison
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - An Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) client who served time in a modern-day debtors’ prison in Alabama when she couldn’t pay fines for minor traffic tickets told her story to congressional staffers on Capitol Hill and called for action to prevent others from going to jail simply for being poor.

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Does Dollar Spent in
Black Community Really Stay
Only Six Hours?
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Two weeks ago, journalist Roland Martin, host of NewsOne Now, cited a figure that has often been used to show how little Blacks spend in their neighborhoods compared to other racial and ethnic groups.

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Black Unemployment Increases,
but Black Men See a Drop
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – January’s unemployment rate climbed overall for African-American workers, but dropped for Black men 20 years and older. Unemployment rose for Black women in the same age group, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday.

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Wilder Says
Black Vote is
Clinton's Only Hope
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Former Virginia Gov. L. Douglas Wilder — the nation’s first elected African-American governor and one-time Democratic presidential candidate — issued a cautionary warning to Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton’s campaign prior to a talk and book-signing event at his alma mater, Virginia Union University.

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ASALH Encouraging
Visits to "Hallowed Grounds"
of Black History
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Thousands of priceless relics, artifacts and Black historic sites around the U. S. have been destroyed by accident, negligence or intention.

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In It to Win It -
Head Hilary,
Heart Bernie
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – I am looking forward to November 8, 2016, and to voting for Hilary Rodham Clinton to lead these United States. I am so extremely excited that a woman of character, experience, and discernment can lead our nation.

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Trump – The Republican
Frankenstein
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - As of this writing Real Clear Politics has Donald Trump 13.2 points ahead of Sen. Ted Cruz (33.6 vs. 20.4) in the Republican race for the White House. A number of Conservatives have attacked Trump in the National Review.

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Behind Flint Water Horror,
a Corrosive Cynicism
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – The basic story of the poisoning of the children of Flint, Mich., through the water they drink is now pretty well known, but as more details come out, it keeps getting worse.

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How We Get
Over
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) – My good friend, Dick Gregory, often says the strongest two forces in the world are the Black woman and the Black church. He makes that statement in all seriousness.

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