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Category: Featured News, State/National News

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Study: Blacks Comprise Majority of Defendants Who are Wrongfully Convicted

By Frederick H. Lowe –   ( – African-Americans comprise the majority of defendants wrongfully convicted...

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Harvard Study: Steep Declines in Black Home Ownership in Major Cities

News Analysis By Charlene Crowell –   ( – For the 12th consecutive year, America’s national...

Philando’s sister, Allysza Castile; Marques Watson-Taylor, the first Philando Castile Memorial Scholarship recipient; and Valerie Castile, Philando’s mother.

Scholarship and Police Training Fund Will Keep Philando Castile’s Name Alive

By Frederick H. Lowe –   Police have shot and killed at least 175 black men so far, this year, but it’s probably safe to say...


Memorial Acknowledges African and Caribbean Troops Who Fought for Britain in Both World Wars

By Frederick H. Lowe –   ( – Sir Michael Fallon, Britain’s Secretary of Defense, recently unveiled...

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More Than 100 Federal Agencies Fail to Report Hate Crimes to the FBI’s National Database

By A.C. Thompson and Ken Schwencke –   ( – In violation of a longstanding legal mandate, scores of...


NYPD Officer Fatally Shot While Sitting in Police Vehicle

By Staff – New York Police Department Officer Miosotis Familia was fatally shot while sitting in her police vehicle in the Bronx on...

As  cities around the nation have begun destroying monuments to the slave-supporting Confederacy, this statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee is one of five Confederate statues still standing on Monument Avenue in Richmond, Va. PHOTO: National Park Service

Citizens Decry Mayor’s Plan to Put Confederate Statues ‘in Context’

By Jeremy Lazarus –   ( – Veteran NAACP activist Ora Lomax is still fuming over Richmond, Va. Mayor...

Incumbent Denise Rolark Barnes and Dorothy Leavell embrace after Leavell is announced winner of the NNPA chair's election. PHOTO: Roy Lewis

Dorothy Leavell Tells How She Plans to Lead the Black Press

By Hazel Trice Edney –   ( – Loud laughter, greetings and chatter between old friends and fellow...

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International Team to Investigate Reports of Deadly Violence in Congo

( – The U.N.’s main human rights body has approved a resolution to send a team of experts “to establish the...

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Party With a Purpose: Fighting HIV Among Black Women at the 2017 Essence Festival

Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Black AIDS Institute ( – An estimated 1 in 49 women will be...