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  • newUganda: Why Is HIV-Related Stigma Still Rife?
    [Key Correspondents] More than three decades since the first case of HIV was diagnosed in Uganda, it is inexcusable that stigma and discrimination towards people living with HIV still rear their ugly heads among us.
    - 6 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 11:16am -
  • newSouth Africa: Mkwebane Selected As Public Protector Candidate
    [News24Wire] The Public Protector committee has selected Busisiwe Mkhwebane as the last woman standing to fill Thuli Madonsela's shoes.
    - 6 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 10:55am -
  • newTanzania: Tanzania 'Suffering Huge Loss' of Trust in Parliament
    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania is facing a deep institutional crisis with trust in Parliament - one of the three pillars of government - slumping to worrying levels, a recent survey by an internationally respected body reveals.
    - 8 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 8:58am -
  • newEast Africa: No Hope in Sight for South Sudan
    [Citizen] Arusha -It was a rather shaky deal when in August last year the government of President Salvar Kiir of South Sudan signed what was supposed to be a binding peace agreement with his rival Riek Machar to end the bitter conflict that has raged…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 8:52am -
  • newTanzania: Opposition Party Chadema At a Major Crossroads
    [Citizen] Chadema has to make very difficult choices. Its relations with President John Magufuli's government seems to have hit rock bottom. In Parliament, the recent showdown with Deputy Speaker Tulia Ackson signals the unfolding political crisis, t…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 8:50am -

Richard Prince's Journal-isms

  • Acel Moore, Icon and Pioneer, Dies at 75
    February 13, 2016 Longtime Philly columnist was left paralyzed in 2010 (2/13/16); Gwen Ifill wins in candidates' debate; Obama live from Illinois on CNN,…
    - 13 Feb 16, 12:58pm -
  • Gwen Ifill Wins in Candidates' Debate
    February 12, 2016 Co-moderator asks Democrats about white people; Obama live from Illinois on CNN, MSNBC, but not Fox; ex-Mexican president laughs at Trum…
    - 12 Feb 16, 10:05pm -
  • Now It's the Girls on the Bus
    February 10, 2016 NBC's Welker often "the only black woman in the room"; columnists turn attention to deadly football head injuries; . . and others to cr…
    - 10 Feb 16, 10:45pm -
  • Michael Feeney, Mentor With a Purpose
    February 8, 2016 Service in Harlem sanctuary has feel of NABJ meeting; NYU J-students say they were profiled at Rubio event; critic gives CBS "solid grade…
    - 8 Feb 16, 11:55pm -
  • Barred From Their Own Homes
    February 5, 2016 People of color victimized by NYPD tactic, reporters find; . . . one woman's list of 13 black investigative reporters; Dallas Morning New…
    - 5 Feb 16, 10:11pm -
  • CNN Pushes Back on Ted Cruz Allegation
    February 3, 2016 Texan cites network in spreading falsehood about Carson; reporter fired over fabrications, impersonations; Michael Feeney fund exceeds $2…
    - 3 Feb 16, 10:44pm -
  • Michael Feeney Fund Quickly Raises $15,000
    February 1, 2016 "Doctors didn't see this coming," mom says of fatal illness; Cruz, Sanders say Iowa results have messages for media; Palin squirms when…
    - 1 Feb 16, 10:16pm -
  • Michael Feeney of N.Y. News, NABJ Dies at 32
    January 31, 2016 "You were so about diversity in the newsroom, in life . . ." (1/31/16); whites believed ready for local initiatives on race; Birmingham T…
    - 31 Jan 16, 9:24pm -
  • Truth and Reconciliation, American Style
    January 29, 2016 Whites believed ready for local initiatives on race; Birmingham Times sold to foundation devoted to training; more Michigan water tests a…
    - 29 Jan 16, 10:35pm -
  • What if the "Militants" Were Not White?
    January 27, 2016 Response to Oregon standoff has invited comparisons; N.Y. Times could have made "real difference" in Flint; Trump boycott leads to "sense…
    - 27 Jan 16, 10:59pm -
  • The White Girls' Shirts Spelled "Ni**er"
    January 25, 2016 Some blur faces -- media "cautious with a hurtful image"; Japanese-Americans still fighting use of "Jap"; frustration builds among blacks…
    - 25 Jan 16, 10:24pm -
  • Madame Noire Tops Black-Oriented Websites
    January 22, 2016 Women's site leads The Root and BET in unique visitors; Detroit photog captures Flint tragedy for Time cover; #OscarsSoWhite morphs into…
    - 22 Jan 16, 10:20pm -
  • Latinos "Punch Below Their Weight"
    January 20, 2016 Despite numbers, voting influence seen as limited; black Dallas paper loses Martin Luther King Jr. parade; pundit fired after calling Fli…
    - 20 Jan 16, 10:32pm -
  • Dallas Paper Closes Community Sections
    January 15, 2016 Morning News cuts 13 "neighborsgo" jobs; Trump boots N.Y. Times reporter from campaign event; N.Y. Daily News promotes Eric Barrow to spo…
    - 15 Jan 16, 10:29pm -
  • TV Not for Obama's Progressive Critics of Color
    January 13, 2016 Some wish "State of the Union" addressed race issues; Trump rejects white nationalists but embraces "anger"; Al Jazeera America, praised…
    - 13 Jan 16, 11:44pm -
  • Sean Penn Scored on Ethics of "El Chapo" Interview
    January 11, 2016 Sean Penn scored on ethics of "El Chapo" interview; insult to journalists" to give drug lord approval; David Bowie fans span races, gen…
    - 11 Jan 16, 10:20pm -
  • Will the "Spotlights" Shine in Many Colors?
    January 9, 2016   Investigative teams usually a "white male crowd"; N.Y. Muslims win another victory over illegal surveillance; "NABJ baby" says advocac…
    - 9 Jan 16, 10:13pm -
  • Obama Cheered, Mocked Over Gun Moves
    January 6, 2016 AP says measures would not have stopped slaughters; AP nixes "militiamen" term in Oregon, favors "armed men"; Maynard Institute is "recons…
    - 6 Jan 16, 10:44pm -
  • What if Oregon Militants Were Black or Muslim?
    January 4, 2016 Treatment of armed white protesters at issue; how Trump would have delivered the Gettysburg Address; Albor Ruiz column cut from N.Y. Daily…
    - 4 Jan 16, 10:20pm -
  • "Media Throng" Follows Cosby to Court
    December 30, 2015 Daily News cover: "He said-she said" 55 times over; N.Y. Times says a white Tamir Rice would be alive today; . . . media want cameras fo…
    - 30 Dec 15, 10:32pm -
  • Diversity's Greatest Hits, 2015
    December 28, 2015 A year in the quest for news media that look like America: Police violence; gun violence; Donald Trump, seriously; fear of Muslims; the…
    - 28 Dec 15, 10:16pm -
  • Unarmed or Shot in the Back
    December 23, 2015 Atlanta reporters uncover fate of victims of Ga. police; Washington Post pulls cartoon depicting Cruz, daughters; Disney wants out of Fu…
    - 23 Dec 15, 10:52pm -
  • Putin "Creates Climate" for Killing Journalists
    December 21, 2015 Trump accepts Russian's praise, says guilt not proved; Rubio, Cruz not the Latino candidates many expected; Success story: "Why I stoppe…
    - 21 Dec 15, 10:07pm -
  • Journalists Follow Their Passions
    December 18, 2015 Our latest list of nonfiction books by journalists of color or those of special interest to them — the second of two — features jour…
    - 18 Dec 15, 9:58pm -
  • Norris Leaving NPR to "Grow" Race Project
    December 17, 2015 Host says effort might expand beyond journalism (12/17/15); recycled Baltimore images — how true?; Editorial: Despite mistrial, "damag…
    - 17 Dec 15, 10:29pm -
  • Recycled Baltimore Images — How True?
    December 16, 2015 With mistrial, opportunity to repeat prior mistakes; Editorial: Despite mistrial, "damaging" testimony emerged; critics say GOP debaters…
    - 16 Dec 15, 10:48pm -
  • Fallout Over a Dismissal at Poynter
    December 14, 2015 Mentors, mentees follow Kenny Irby to new program; NABJ founders see "back to the future" on diversity; climate agreement falls short of…
    - 14 Dec 15, 11:21pm -
  • Journalists Who Rocked Their World
    December 11, 2015 Our latest list of nonfiction books by journalists of color or those of special interest to them — the first of two — gives us a ch…
    - 11 Dec 15, 10:28pm -
  • Pulley Stepping Down as Hampton J-Dean
    December 11, 2015 Business journalist takes N.Y. public relations job (12/11/15); media turn up heat on Trump; should reporters be packing heat?; HuffPost…
    - 11 Dec 15, 12:57pm -
  • Media Turn Up Heat on Trump
    December 9, 2015 It's policies, not personality, after anti-Muslim comments; should reporters be packing heat?; HuffPost rebuffs NABJ request to correct f…
    - 9 Dec 15, 10:40pm -

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Politics 365

  • newTrump Plans to Meet Black Leaders and Travel to Black Communities
    Now this ought to be a good one. According to a report in the Washington Post, Republican presidential nominee, who is polling at 1 percent with African American voters, has a new plan to attract Black voters. The plan: he’s going to try and speak…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 10:04am -
  • President Obama to Meet with Family of Alton Sterling
    After viewing flood damage in Louisiana, President Obama will meet with the family of Alton Sterling. Sterling, 37, was shot to death by a Baton Rouge Police Officer on July 5, 2016. The encounter Sterling had that ended in his death was captured o…
    - 1 day ago 23 Aug 16, 3:41pm -
  • Bank Black – It’s Serious Business
    By: Ron Busby, President, US Black Chambers, Inc. In the wake of the continued outrages of police shootings, the effort to raise awareness of the need for a sound financial foundation for Black America has gained momentum across the country. The USBC…
    - 1 day ago 23 Aug 16, 2:51pm -
  • Republican Senator Calls First Black POTUS “Drug Dealer In Chief”
    Republican Senator Mark Kirk, who is set to lose his Senate seat to Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) as she is ahead in the polls, today referred to the first Black President of the United States in quite an “interesting” way. Speaking on the $400 m…
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 10:51am -
  • As Trump Talks “Law and Order” Ryan Will Try to Move Justice Reform
    Several sources on Capitol Hill confirm that Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) is planning to move major justice reform legislation in September when the House finally returns from a long summer recess.  With Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump r…
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 10:34am -
  • Don’t Buy the Hype: Ending Coverage Bans is a Bipartisan Issue
    By Destiny Lopez, co-director, All* Above All The Hyde Amendment—a federal ban on insurance coverage of abortion for women enrolled in Medicaid—has been in the news lately, often in a highly politicized context. While it’s all too common for pa…
    - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 10:38am -
  • Wisconsin: Dead Last in Well-Being of African-American Kids
    A study by the Annie E. Casey Foundation is drawing attention to systematic generational poverty in Wisconsin. In the wake of civil unrest after a police involved shooting, many are analyzing the situation with a wide angle lens.  The state of Wi…
    - 7 days ago 17 Aug 16, 11:34am -
  • Leslie Jones Launches #LOVE4GABBYUSA for Gabby Douglas
    After a barrage of media criticism from the media and on social media, actress Leslie Jones has created the hashtag #LOVE4GABBYUSA in support of Gabby Douglas. For Douglas, everything from her hair to not putting her hand over her heart during th…
    - 7 days ago 17 Aug 16, 11:32am -
  • Trump Talks at Blacks Enroute to Record Low Black Support
    Trump Talks Blacks Only With Crime Context. In a speech said to be directed to African American voters offering no policy, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke for 40 minutes on “black issues.”  Given his focus on crime, poverty an…
    - 7 days ago 17 Aug 16, 11:22am -
  • Former Virginia NAACP Leader Jack Gravely Dies
    Jack Gravely, who once led the Virginia NAACP in the 1980s and who recently resigned after a stint as April 2015 as interim chief again over the last year, dies on August 15 in Richmond. He was a popular and outspoken personality in Virginia life…
    - 9 days ago 15 Aug 16, 9:53pm -
  • Trump Calls for Ideological Tests for Immigrants
    In Ohio, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke on foreign policy and made several Cold War comparisons. Trump also called for the “extreme vetting” of immigrants entering the U.S. Trump’s speech on national security was done strictly…
    - 9 days ago 15 Aug 16, 9:23pm -
  • 228 Years: Another Study Reveals Bottomless Black/White Wealth Gap
    It isn’t the first study and it certainly won’t be the last.  A new study on the wealth gap between blacks and white in the U.S. conducted by the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) and the Corporation For Economic Development (CFED) shows th…
    - 11 days ago 13 Aug 16, 9:21am -
  • #YouDontKnowMe PSA Makes Powerful Strides to Affirm Black Excellence
    Since launching its #YouDontKnowMe PSA during the annual ESSENCE Music Festival in New Orleans, Verizon has received positive plaudits for re-imaging African American youth. Good Black News noted that the campaign appropriately takes aim at negative…
    - 15 days ago 9 Aug 16, 3:28pm -
  • Modern Power Grid Front and Center in Clinton Infrastructure Plan
    In a recent campaign appearance in Las Vegas, Nevada, Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton made a pledge to upgrade America’s aging infrastructure. “It’s not only what you can see; it’s also under the ground, the water systems, the…
    - 15 days ago 9 Aug 16, 2:52pm -

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