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 Preserved by Purpose: The Truth of the Light We Carry

By Shewanda Riley Comments like “I know that’s right” echoed throughout the Fox Theater in Atlanta the first weekend of December as the sold-out audience responded to the insightful statement “Fear keeps you safe, but it also keeps you stuck” made by...

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OBITUARY Eddie Brice Cunningham

FEBRUARY 17, 1931 – NOVEMBER 25, 2022 IN THE CARE OF Singing Hills Funeral Home Eddie Brice Cunningham was born in Buffalo, Texas. The first born of Hattie and Tessie Cunningham. He enlisted in the United States Army during the Korean War, where he h...

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A Coach Prime Saga

By Gordon Jackson The story of Deion “Coach Prime” Sanders leaving as head football coach of Jackson State to take a similar position at Colorado University has erupted a firestorm of discussion that has gone from one extreme to another in opinions. ...

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The Struggle for Justice for Rail Workers is Not Over

Thursday was a day of both victory and defeat on the floor of the Senate as we addressed the looming crisis in the rail industry. The good news is that we took on the incredible greed of the railroad corporations and managed to get every Democrat (ex...

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82-Year-Old Black Alabama Woman Arrested for Unpaid Trash Bill

Two police officers from the City of Valley, Alabama, arrested 82-year-old Martha Menefield at her home Sunday for failure to pay a $77 trash bill.The officers handcuffed Ms. Menefield, a Black woman who told a reporter Thursday that the cuffs were h...