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At ‘Real State of
Our Union’ Trump Derided
for 'White Nationalist' Conduct
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - In stirring comments that were more sermon than speech, the Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II derided the Trump administration Tuesday night during an “Alternate State of the Union’ gathering.

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CBC Members Back
CFPB Payday Lending
Accountability Actions
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - In the wake of a recent series of anti-consumer actions taken by Mick Mulvaney, the Trump-appointed Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Acting Director, a bicameral call for accountability was released on January 31.

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Super Bowl Viewers
Infuriated By Truck Ad
Featuring Voice of Dr. King
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - A Ram Truck Super Bowl LI commercial sparked outrage by using a recording of a Martin Luther King Jr. speech to push car sales. In the 30-second ad, a recording of Dr. King’s 1968 a speech serves as the soundtrack for snapshots of everyday Americans engaged in community service.

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How You Can Celebrate
Black History Month
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Every year, the Association for the Study of African American Life and History selects a theme for Black History Month.

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Consumer Protection
Payday Rule at Risk
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - An important consumer protection rule that was to take effect January 16 is now being “reconsidered” by the same agency that was to enforce it - the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).

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Black Jobless Rate
is Back Up in
Less Than a Week
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Less than a week after President Donald Trump used his bully pulpit–The State of the Union Address–to tell the nation that black unemployment had dropped to the lowest level ever recorded, the Black jobless rate went back up, although non-farm businesses added 200,000 new jobs in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported.

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Omarosa Returns to Reality TV,
But Can She Regain Her
Standing in Black Community?
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - As Omarosa Manigault Newman abruptly departed the Trump White House in early December, she told ABC News that she would have a profound story to tell about her tenure as it pertains to the Trump Administration’s treatment of Black people.

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Black Organizations to Hold
United Nations Protest
Against Trump Insults
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - #ProudAfricans, a coalition of African, Caribbean, and African-American human rights and professional organizations, will lead a protest rally outside the United Nations Headquarters at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Park in New York City on Feb. 15 to denounce the recent racist and bigoted anti-Africa comments by U.S. President Donald Trump, according to the Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW), a member of the coalition.

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Tax Cut Will Widen
the Racial Wage Gap
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - President Donald Trump keeps boasting about the low black unemployment rate, although African Americans still suffer nearly twice the unemployment rate as whites do.

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Distraction
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - We’ve just heard #45's first State of the Union message. Some had hoped he'd be decent, if not presidential.

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State of the Union Offers
a Ray of Hope for
Main Street Marshall Plan
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Since the presidential election last year, the Urban League Movement has been vocal in opposing those of the new administration’s policies which erode civil rights and opportunities for underserved communities.

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