Category : Black Local and National News

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Black-owned businesses face uphill battle for funding

Businesses throughout Will County are preparing to reopen Friday under Phase 3 of Gov. J.B Pritzker’s Restore Illinois Plan and some of those businesses stayed afloat through the pandemic crisis by receiving loans from various federal and state stimu...

- 2 hours ago

Donald Trump Unmasked

“Trump Unmasked”Continue reading Trump Unmasked at The New Journal and Guide .

- 4 hours ago

The Pros and Cons of COVID-19 Testing

By Glenn EllisTriceEdneyWire.com Late last month, the American Medical Association issued the following statement: “No therapies have yet to conclusively show effectiveness against COVID-19”.According to information on the CDC website, “Two kinds o...

- 4 hours ago

The Troubling Times Provide Insights

The Coronavirus pandemic is revealing several issues and facts, knowledge not that apparent to many people. One, of course, involves President Trump. Perhaps (I hope) more people have realized this year that Trump is as ignorant, corrupt, morally cha...

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NEW FILM REVIEW: The Lovebirds

By Dwight Brown NNPA News Wire Film CriticIt probably looked really good on paper. Bickering couple gets caught up in a murder and goes on the lam. It’s just enough of a framework for two comic geniuses to flaunt their comedy licks. Kumail Nanjiani...

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Can Joe Biden Win The Election? The Jury is Out

By Barrington M. SalmonTriceEdneyWire.com Former Vice President Joe Biden has the most delegates going into this summer’s Democratic Convention and is the presumptive nominee for president. But there is no consensus about whether Biden will be able...

- 6 hours ago

The Black Caucus Moves to Front and Center in COVID-19 Fight

By Ashley BenkarskiNASHVILLE, TN — Dr. James Hildreth, President of Meharry Medical College has been helping officials navigate Nashville’s novel coronavirus outbreak and recently assisted the Congressional Black Caucus in crafting legislation requir...

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Thousands of Unemployed Tennesseans Wait on Hold All Day Long

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development administers unemployment insurance here. It might as well be on Mars. Tens of thousands have been denied claims or had them lost in limbo for months. Some unem...