Congressional Black Caucus responds to Treasury placing Harriet Tubman on the $20 Bill

Congressional Black Caucus responds to Treasury placing Harriet Tubman on the $20 Bill

“It brings me great joy to learn that the United States will honor abolitionist Harriet Tubman by placing her image on the $20 bill,” said Chairman Butterfield. ...

Rescuers Search Afro-ecuadorian Villages For Quake Survivors

Rescuers Search Afro-ecuadorian Villages For Quake Survivors

On Monday, reports from Esmeraldas, called the birthplace of Afro-Hispanic culture, estimated that 350 people died in the quake that sent buildings tumbling and roads buckling. Ove ...

Statement On Airline’s Decision to Remove Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II from Plane

Statement On Airline’s Decision to Remove Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II from Plane

A passenger in a seat near me was talking loudly as the plane filled up. I asked the stewardess to request he bring it down a little bit, and she did. Because of my disability, I c ...

DISTRICT 4 CANDIDATE FOR STATE SENATE FILES COMPLAINT AGAINST BRYANT

DISTRICT 4 CANDIDATE FOR STATE SENATE FILES COMPLAINT AGAINST BRYANT

The Mills complaint alleges Senator Bryant knowingly and intentionally ignored the statute mandatory requirements and she set out to plan strategy to confuse, discourage, influence ...

Congress honors artist Harry Davis

Congress honors artist Harry Davis

Private collections throughout the United States include Davis’ works. Hallie Berry, Denzel Washington, Jayne Kennedy, Bill Cosby, and Justice Henry Frye are notable owners of his ...

News Analysis:  A Closer Look at Law Enforcement Inside Our Nation’s Public Schools

News Analysis: A Closer Look at Law Enforcement Inside Our Nation’s Public Schools

Among the reforms discussed was greater accountability for school resource officers (SROs) who serve inside public schools. Use of force by SROs has a negative impact on students, ...

NC ELECTION BOARD TAKES ACTION AGAINST STATE SENATOR BRYANT

NC ELECTION BOARD TAKES ACTION AGAINST STATE SENATOR BRYANT

The Senator was required to sign a “Statement of Understanding” on March 8th saying that she understood the relevant laws about election materials. She was also required to take ou ...

Rescuers Search Afro-ecuadorian Villages For Quake Survivors

On Monday, reports from Esmeraldas, called the birthplace of Afro-Hispanic culture, estimated that 350 people died in the quake that sent buildings tumbling and roads buckling. Over one million African descendants reside in the area settled in the 1600s more ...

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OUR VOICE, Guest editorial, “Severing the prison to profits pipeline”

BY MARC MORIAL "Jails and prisons are the complement of schools; so many less as you have of the latter, so many more must you have of the former." --- Horace Mann, "Report of the Superintendent of Public Instruction of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania," 1881 America is addicted to incarceration No nation hol more ...

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