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  • newNigeria: Politicians Clash Over Trump Inauguration Comment
    [Daily Trust] Ado Ekiti -The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has chided Governor Ayodele Fayose over comment on non-invitation of President Muhammadu Buhari to inauguration of President Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:37pm -
  • newWest Africa: UN, Ecowas, AU Hail 'Goodwill' of Jammeh
    [UN News] The United Nations, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the African Union (AU) have commended the "goodwill and the statesmanship" of the former President of The Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, who decided to facilitate an imme…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:34pm -
  • newNigeria: Farewell Obama, It's a New World Order in Washington
    [This Day] It is a mixed feeling in Washington. America's first black President, Barack Obama, who came to power eight years ago will exit the stage today leaving America in care of the new President, Donald Trump, and the Republican Party.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:33pm -
  • newUganda: U.S. to Continue HIV/Aids, Security Support to Africa, Says Ambassador
    [Monitor] The United States Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac has said she does not expect the Trump administration to stop funding health and military support programs in Uganda and Africa in general Africa.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:32pm -
  • newNigeria: Power Generation Drops
    [Premium Times] The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN said the nation's power generation capacity dropped from 3,959 megawatts on January 4 to 2,662 megawatts on January 22.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:31pm -
  • newKenya: Kenyatta's Hopes for Relations With Trump's U.S.
    [Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has expressed optimism that United States President Donald Trump is going to strengthen his country's relationship with Kenya and the African continent.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:30pm -
  • newSouth Africa: The Battle for Limpopo Ahead of ANC 2017
    [News24Wire] The upcoming Limpopo regional elective conference will be a make-or-break test of the province's once-taken for granted support for deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa as the party president ahead of the December elective conference.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:28pm -
  • newGambia: Army Chief Ready to Accept His Fate
    [RFI] Gambia's General Ousman Badjie is ready to work with recently sworn in President Adama Barrow, he told RFI shortly after Ex-President Yahya Jammeh flew out of Banjul on Saturday, but he is also equally ready to be replaced.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:27pm -
  • newSudan: North Darfur Capital 'Crammed With Cars From Libya'
    [Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The squares in front of the North Darfur General Command and the Customs Office in the state capital El Fasher are reportedly crammed with about 4,000 vehicles from Libya.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:25pm -
  • newSouth Africa: 'God Is On the Side of the ANC' - Zuma
    [News24Wire] The ANC will not only win the 2019 elections but will take it with an even greater margin than before, President Jacob Zuma said on Sunday.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 1:14pm -
  • newGabon/Cameroon: Gabon Face Moment of Truth Against Cameroon
    [RFI] Gabon go into their final Group A game against Cameroon on Sunday needing all three points to guarantee progress to the last eight. The hosts have so far only managed two 1-1 draws against Guinea-Bissau and Burkina Faso. The faithful at the Sta…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 12:56pm -
  • newAfrica: Gambia - A Lesson for African Dictators
    [Al Jazeera] Soon after the peaceful transition of power from Barack Obama to Donald Trump in the US, Gambia's crisis was also resolved without a single gunshot. The embattled President Yahya Jammeh appeared on national TV announcing his decision "to…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 12:54pm -
  • newAfrica: Candidates for Top African Union Post Speak
    [ISS] Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma's successor will be elected at the 28th African Union (AU) Summit, taking place in Addis Ababa next week. The Institute for Security Studies' PSC Report asked the candidates how they plan to steer the continental organisa…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 7:03am -
  • newAfrica: Dear President Trump - Home Truths About Africa
    [The Conversation Africa] Africa has occupied a more or less constantly insignificant position in both Republican and Democratic administrations in the US since the 1960s.
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 6:57am -
  • newSenegal/Algeria: Do-or-Die for Desert Foxes Against Relaxed Senegal
    [allAfrica] It is do-or-die for Algeria as they prepare to take on Group B leaders Senegal in their final pool match at the 2017 African Nations Cup in Franceville on Monday, but not even victory will assure them of a place in the quarterfinals.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 5:54am -
  • newZimbabwe/Tunisia: Can Warriors Upset the Carthage Eagles?
    [allAfrica] Tunisia need just a point from their final Group B clash with Zimbabwe in Libreville on Monday to advance to the quarterfinals of the 2017 African Nations Cup finals and at the same time knock out North African rivals Algeria.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 5:54am -
  • newGambia: The Final Hours of Gambia's Yahya Jammeh
    [Deutsche Welle] The protracted leadership crisis in Gambia has come to an end. Former leader Yahya Jammeh has finally stepped down and new President Adama Barrow has taken office. DW's Adrian Kriesch reports from Banjul.
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 4:49am -
  • newUganda/Egypt: Cranes Can Hold Heads High After Losing to Pharaohs
    [allAfrica] Egypt's coach, Hector Cuper, has leapt to the defence of his side following a scrappy 1-0 Group D victory over minnows Uganda on Saturday.
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 4:33am -
  • newGambia: Rousing Celebration After President Adama Barrow's Swearing in
    [Foroyaa] Banjul -Gambians in their large numbers from different parts of the greater Banjul Area on Thursday 19 January 2017 converged at the Westfield Junction just after the swearing in of President Adama Barrow to celebrate the New President.
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 4:30am -
  • newGambia: Barrow Wants a Truth Commission
    [Al Jazeera] Gambia's incoming president said he favours launching a "truth and reconciliation commission" to investigate possible crimes committed by the outgoing leader of 22 years.
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 4:29am -
  • newGambia: Jammeh's Farewell Message
    [Foroyaa] Banjul -Former Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh on Saturday 21 January at about twenty minutes to 2am read out a statement on GRTS TV spelling out that he will relinquish power. This was after several hours of discussion with President Alpha…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 4:17am -
  • newGambia: President Barrow's Inaugural Address [Full Text]
    [Foroyaa] Inaugural address, delivered on 19th January 2017:
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 4:16am -
  • newGambia: Crisis Ends As Jammeh Flies Into Exile
    [Al Jazeera] Gambia's Yahya Jammeh flew out of the capital Banjul on Saturday and into exile after stepping down from power following a weeks-long standoff with President Adama Barrow, who won the country's elections in early December.
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 4:13am -
  • newZimbabwe: It Is Still Game On in Gabon
    [Zimbabwe Standard] FORGET about the 2-0 loss at the hands of Senegal's Teranga Lions In Franceville on Thursday evening.
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 3:59am -
  • newZimbabwe/Tunisia: After a Fine Start Only a Win is Enough for Warriors
    [Zimbabwe Standard] THE Zimbabwe senior national football team faces probably their biggest match in their history when they clash with Tunisia in a game whose result will either usher them into the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) quarter-finals for th…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 3:58am -
  • newGhana/Mali: Black Stars Head for Afcon Quarterfinals
    [allAfrica] Avram Grant cut a relieved figure as his Ghana side booked a quarterfinal appearance at the 2017 African Nations Cup finals with a game to spare in Group D after a 1-0 victory over Mali in Port Gentil on Saturday night.
    - 14 hours ago 22 Jan 17, 3:47am -
  • South Africa: Women March Against Trump in Cape Town
    [GroundUp] Hundreds of people, mostly women, gathered at the South African Museum in Cape Town on Saturday. They marched through the Company's Garden to the front entrance to Parliament holding placards with signs like "A woman's place is in the revo…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 17, 5:07pm -
  • Congo-Kinshasa: Fear of Rebels' Return Fuels Tensions
    [East African] The reported re-emergence of M23 rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo could present a security problem for President Joseph Kabila, who is currently facing political resistance. There are fears that the rebel insurgents could…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 17, 12:46pm -
  • Sudan: Sanctions Lifted, but Is Sudan Out of the Woods?
    [East African] Three years ago, President Omar al-Bashir's administration changed its style of engaging the United States from constant public censure -- mainly in solidarity with Arab states -- to behind-the-scenes diplomacy.This change of tack bore…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 17, 12:41pm -
  • Nigeria: Top Army Officer Attacks Military Chiefs
    [Premium Times] Angered by what he described as the inability of the military to provide the needed weapons and equipment to defeat the Boko Haram terror sect, and the recent ease at which insurgents were killing senior army officers, a top infantry…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 17, 12:06pm -

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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- 3 Jun 15, 1:51pm -

Politics 365

  • Let’s Incentivize An All-Inclusive Consumer Approach to Solar
    Donald Trump’s meeting recently with Silicon Valley’s tech royalty should give investors an idea about which sectors of the economy will be receiving some love from America’s Reality Star in Chief. Mr. Trump declared to the tech CEOs in attenda…
    - 3 days ago 19 Jan 17, 12:24pm -
  • Moving Beyond the March
    I woke up Monday morning, thinking about going downtown to participate in my local community’s Martin Luther King Day celebration activities. This included a day filled with recognizing scholarship award recipients, making and listening to speeches…
    - 3 days ago 19 Jan 17, 10:28am -
  • Reps. McEachin, Sewell Release Striking Statements on Why They Will Skip Trump’s Inaugural
    Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL), who represents Selma, Alabama wrote she will not attend Donald Trump’s inauguration.  She was joined by new Virginia congressman Rep. Don McEachin (D-VA).  Both of their statements were striking to say the least. “Upon…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 17, 4:12pm -
  • Rep. John Lewis’ Chief of Staff Provides Long List of Lewis’ Accomplishments in Congress
    John Lewis did more before he was 25 than most people have done during their entire lives. Since Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) called Donald Trump an “illegitimate” soon-to-be President and dared to remind everyone of the dubious fact that Russia ass…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 17, 6:46am -
  • Architect of U.S. Capitol Rules Cop Painting Must Come Down on January 17
    Rep. Dave Reichert, R-Wash., a former police officer, asked the Architect of the Capitol if a painting that was a winner in the annual congressional high school contest should be taken down. The painting by St. Louis high school artist David Pulphus…
    - 9 days ago 13 Jan 17, 7:41pm -

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- 3 Jun 15, 1:51pm -