Category : News

by Staff - 1 week ago

Shadow Over Substance: The Art of Deceiving African-Americans

By Wornie Reed, Ph.D In politics, African-Americans are often asked to take the shadow for the substance. They are led to believe impressions over actions and appearance over facts. Practitioners of this art play friendly with Black folks, while at t...

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75 Years Later: New Efforts To Honor Black Hero

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Seventy-five years after his heroic efforts, there are new efforts to award Corporal Waverly B. Woodson the Medal of Honor for bravery on D-Day during WWII. Woodson died in 2005, but his widow...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Broward County Library Out Loud: Hip-Hop Lives 2019

 Free event includes workshop, dinner and concert  BROWARD COUNTY, FL – Lovers of hip-hop music and culture are invited to an all-free event that includes dinner and a concert following a hip-hop workshop at “Broward County Library Out Loud: H...

by Staff - 1 week ago

We need warriors who will sacrifice

By Bobby R. Henry, Sr. Understand that everyone has the right to run for office, if they qualify, based upon the standards of that office. However, people of color have always been held to a double standards when in search of office here in this coun...

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How do we, or our white friends, respond

By Louis ‘Hop’ Kendrick, For New Pittsburgh Courier       This week’s column is the direct result of a number of letters written by former vice president Joe Biden. He was the vice president to the first Black president of the United States, Barack O...

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Committee Democrats Call on Facebook to Halt Cryptocurrency Plans

      WASHINGTON –  Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee; Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Chair of the Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets Subcommittee; Congressman Willi...

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James C. Boyd Funeral Home Services

UTLER Funeral services for the late Raymond Butler, Jr. – 75 were held July 5 at New Mount Olive Baptist Church with Dr. Marcus D. Davidson officiating. Interment: Faith Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Ocala, Fl. JONES Funeral services for the late...