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  • newMozambique: Ruling Party Polls Lead Shrinks
    [AIM]Maputo -The parallel count of the votes in last Wednesday's Mozambican general elections still gives the ruling Frelimo Party and its presidential candidate, Filipe Nyusi, a substantial victory - but their lead over their main rivals, the former…
    - 11 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 12:30pm -
  • newZambia: Ill Sata Heads Abroad for Treatment
    [Zambia Reports]Earlier today a brief media statement was circulated to media house by the Special Assistant for Press and Public Relations George Chellah announcing that President Michael Sata had last night traveled abroad for medical treatment.
    - 11 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 12:25pm -
  • newWest Africa: Ebola Hits West Africa Food Security
    [IRIN]Kenema/Freetown/Dakar -West Africa's Ebola outbreak, which has been disrupting agricultural and market activities, threatens to erode food security and negatively affect the livelihoods of millions of already vulnerable people in Guinea, Liberi…
    - 12 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 12:07pm -
  • newLiberia: Ebola Deaths Dropping?
    [FrontPageAfrica]In Bardnersville, on the outskirts of Monrovia, Morris Mohammed Kromah survived Ebola, but 12 family members did not. Struggling to hold back emotions after losing the twelfth, his 12-year-old daughter last week, Kromah will no doubt…
    - 12 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 12:03pm -
  • newUganda: Uganda Fails to Keep Up With Demand for HIV Drugs
    [Key Correspondents]Despite a remarkable increase in access to HIV treatment over the last decade, the number of people in need of antiretroviral drugs in Uganda continues to outpace the response.
    - 12 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 11:56am -
  • newAfrica: Are We Miscommunicating Gender in Science?
    [SciDev.Net]To better link science and society, a first step is to communicate accurately and in a gender-balanced way.
    - 12 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 11:41am -
  • newWest Africa: In Ebola-Stricken Countries, Authorities and Journalists Should Work Together
    [CPJ]The Ebola crisis in West Africa is unrelenting, and journalists on the frontline of reporting on the virus are caught between authorities wanting to control how the outbreak is reported, and falling victim to the disease themselves.
    - 12 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 11:33am -
  • newKenya: Farmers Want More Local Aid
    [Thomson Reuters Foundation]Rukindu -It has never been in Miriam Kinyua's nature to challenge authority, but these days the mother of six can't restrain herself. She is one of a growing number of poor farmers calling for a referendum to improve their…
    - 12 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 11:28am -
  • newWest Africa: EU to Appoint Ebola Czar to Battle Deadly Disease
    [RFI]European Union foreign ministers agreed Monday to appoint an Ebola coordinator to bring together resources and funding to tackle the deadly disease before it becomes a global disaster. The EU promised to pledge 500 million euros of aid to countr…
    - 13 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 10:57am -
  • newWest Africa: Ebola - Can You Quarantine West Africa?
    [IRIN]New York -Since the death of Liberian national Thomas Eric Duncan in Texas on 8 October and the Ebola infection of two US nurses that treated him, there have been increasing calls by US lawmakers to ban travel from the countries most affected b…
    - 13 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 10:47am -
  • newKenya: Warmer Days a Catastrophe in the Making for Kenya's Pastoralists
    [IPS]Nairobi -Seif Hassan is a pastoralist from Garissa, Northern Kenya, some 380 kilometres outside of the capital, Nairobi. He sells his animals at the Garissa livestock market where, during a good season, pastoralists can sell up to 5,000 animals…
    - 13 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 10:36am -
  • newAlgeria: Tension Rises With Morocco
    [Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Morocco's Chargé d'Affaires in Algiers was summoned Sunday to the ministry of Foreign Affairs, where he was received by the secretary general, Abdelhamid Senouci Bereksi, over the verbal escalation by senior Moroccan…
    - 13 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 10:26am -
  • newSomalia: Journalism is Booming But Dangerous
    [African Arguments]Mogadishu -Mohamed Abdi Warsame's hand shakes as he places it on my knee. "Some say my brother was killed over a woman," he says. "That's not true. He was killed for the sake of the truth."
    - 15 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 8:34am -
  • newNigeria: Chibok Girls - Seeing Is Believing
    [allAfrica]Only when the Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram militants six month ago actually emerge from confinement can the world believe that the deal reportedly negotiated with the Nigerian government is working.
    - 16 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 7:58am -
  • newLiberia: Long-term Cure for Ebola - Sirleaf
    [allAfrica]As the Ebola nightmare continues in Liberia and as we battle to contain the epidemic, it is important to look beyond the immediate crisis. Many more lives will be lost before this dreadful outbreak is beaten, but to properly honor the memo…
    - 16 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 7:21am -
  • newSouth Africa: Key Witness Defies Arms Deal Probe
    [SAPA]Pretoria -Arms deal critic Hennie Van Vuuren told the Seriti Commission of Inquiry on Monday that he does not want to testify and refused to take an oath.
    - 16 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 7:20am -
  • newNigeria: Ebola Outbreak 'Defeated' in Nigeria
    [allAfrica]An excerpt from an address on October 19 by Margaret Chan, Director-General of the World Health Organization, to its Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean:
    - 17 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 6:58am -
  • newLiberia: Liberians in U.S. Face Ebola Stigma
    [IRIN]New York -Africans living in the US from the three Ebola-affected countries of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, are under enormous pressure trying to help their families and ravaged communities back home. And they face an additional challenge:…
    - 17 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 6:19am -
  • newGuinea: France Screens Flights for Ebola
    [RFI]France has begun screening passengers for signs of Ebola as they arrive at Charles de Gaulle airport near Paris on the daily Air France flight from Guinea's capital Conakry.
    - 18 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 5:59am -
  • newSierra Leone: Ebola Threatens Food Supplies
    [Deutsche Welle]Food experts predict a food crisis if Ebola continues to spread. The Word Food Program (WFP) has provided food aid to over half a million people but still needs to reach six times that number. Gon Myers is WFP's country director in S…
    - 20 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 4:01am -
  • newKenya: Girls Trade Sex for Food
    [Thomson Reuters Foundation]Nairobi -The alcohol lining the 12-year-old Kenyan girl's stomach did nothing to quell her hunger pangs.
    - 20 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 3:46am -
  • newMalawi: Top Civil Servant Arrested Over Corruption
    [Malawi24]Chancellor College Political Commentator, Dr. Boniface Dulani has described as a gateway to the truth as well as a sign the Cashgate scandal was a network following the arrest of Former budget director Paul Mphwiyo together with his wife.
    - 20 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 3:41am -
  • newLibya: State Faces Collapse
    [Deutsche Welle]Three years after the death of Moammar Gadhafi, Libya is marching toward civil war. The dream of a new start has given way to political anarchy - and most of the country's problems are self-inflicted.
    - 20 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 3:19am -
  • newSudan: Ruling Party to Name Presidential Candidates
    [Sudan Tribune]Khartoum -Sudan's ruling National Congress Party's (NCP) Leadership Council will meet on Monday to select five figures as candidates for the presidency ahead of the scheduled General Convention on 23 October.
    - 20 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 3:16am -
  • newAfrica: Multilingual Patent Database Created to Propel Innovation
    [SciDev.Net]Cairo -A free multilingual database has been launched by UN agency the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to help people working in different disciplines search and understand patents in their local language.
    - 22 hours ago 20 Oct 14, 1:59am -

Richard Prince's Journal-isms

  • CNN "Reconsidering" NABJ Sponsorships
    October 17, 2014 Journalists say network retaliates after criticism; reports on Ebola turned toward perspective this week; skepticism greets news that Nig…
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 14, 10:22pm -
  • Disinvited Over Fear of Ebola
    October 16, 2014 J-dean says any decision would leave someone upset (10/16/14); CNN layoffs reach journalists of color; . . . MSNBC says it is keeping pr…
    - 4 days ago 16 Oct 14, 10:10pm -
  • CNN Layoffs Reach Journalists of Color
    October 15, 2014 Velez-Mitchell, Darius Walker hit in ongoing staff cuts; . . . MSNBC says it is keeping promises to Hispanics; journalists robbed, news v…
    - 5 days ago 15 Oct 14, 10:37pm -
  • How Ferguson Cops Bullied the Media
    October 13, 2014 Photographers group fights "catch and release" tactic; hard to show death by Ebola "with the dignity it deserves"; ex-all-news, all-Beyon…
    - 7 days ago 13 Oct 14, 10:35pm -
  • All-News Station Pivots to All-Beyoncé
    October 10, 2014 Don't blame Houston listeners, some tell Radio One; CNN's sole black executive producer quits; Latino, black millennials use phones as to…
    - 10 days ago 10 Oct 14, 10:16pm -
  • CNN's Racial "Atmosphere" Worries NABJ
    October 8, 2014 Fired black producer files $5 million lawsuit; restraints on African news media tighten amid Ebola panic; 70% of blacks say gays sin, but…
    - 12 days ago 8 Oct 14, 10:24pm -
  • An Apology for Whitewashing Slavery
    October 6, 2014 Magazine trashed book on forced free labor, U.S. economy; Boston Herald to meet With NAACP over staff diversity; Turner Broadcasting to cu…
    - 14 days ago 6 Oct 14, 10:46pm -
  • Obama Takes Swipes at Fox News
    October 3, 2014 President underscores his animus on Twitter; BuzzFeed, Columbia plan fellowship for journalists of color; Post-Dispatch backs redress for…
    - 17 days ago 3 Oct 14, 10:17pm -
  • Baquet Seeks More Diverse N.Y. Times Readership
    October 1, 2014 Honored by N.Y. black journalists, editor urges outreach; public TV boards dominated by corporate interests; feds urged to investigate tre…
    - 19 days ago 1 Oct 14, 10:55pm -
  • J-Group Sees Future in Techno-Color
    September 29, 2014 Online news assn. conference makes strides in diversity; "Segregation Now" series wins twice at ONA awards; Holder seen as the "race m…
    - 21 days ago 29 Sep 14, 1:23pm -
  • Baquet Responds to "Angry Black Woman" Storm
    September 24, 2014 Alessandra Stanley tried "to make a profound point"; Google seeks to address employees' hidden biases; fans still love NFL games, but n…
    - 26 days ago 24 Sep 14, 10:32pm -
  • Racial "Blind Spots" Acknowledged at N.Y. Times
    September 22, 2014 Public editor responds on "Angry Black Woman" story; reporter drops F-word on air, quits to push pot business; overlooked: TMZ's elevat…
    - 28 days ago 22 Sep 14, 10:26pm -
  • An "Angry Black Woman" Firestorm
    September 19, 2014 Questionable framing of story on "Scandal" creator; 3 journalists among 8 killed by Ebola-frightened villagers; Goodell promises to pun…
    - 31 days ago 19 Sep 14, 10:35pm -
  • Web Fails Blacks, Latinos on Coverage
    September 17, 2014 "Their communities not paid much attention in the news"; new Washington Post blog focuses on visual narratives; whites catching Ebola v…
    - 33 days ago 17 Sep 14, 10:20pm -
  • "Why Was Michael Brown's Body Left There for Hours?"
    September 15, 2014 St. Louis paper compiles "most comprehensive" account; whites, blacks split on whether shooting was justified; Movement Veteran says or…
    - 35 days ago 15 Sep 14, 10:25pm -
  • Reassigned Columnist Quits Abruptly
    September 12, 2014 Wendi C. Thomas leaves Memphis Commercial Appeal; families of slain journalists not following official line; Atlanta Hawks GM takes ind…
    - 38 days ago 12 Sep 14, 9:59pm -
  • Killing of Journalists Buoys Support for U.S. Strikes
    September 10, 2014 In prime time, Obama declares campaign against Sunni militants; no bleeps: owners folding Vibe's print edition to publish online only;…
    - 40 days ago 10 Sep 14, 11:11pm -
  • Does TMZ Deserve Kudos After Rice Suspension?
    September 8, 2014 Debate over who was gutless and who unethical; Huffington Post M.E. leaves amid harassment investigation; Pam Oliver says age might hav…
    - 42 days ago 8 Sep 14, 10:28pm -
  • New Cosby Bio Looks Like a Best-Seller
    September 5, 2014 Mark Whitaker, a former network news executive who spent the bulk of his career at Newsweek magazine, has produced a reader-friendly bio…
    - 46 days ago 4 Sep 14, 3:20pm -
  • How Media Skew Our Views of Race, Crime
    September 3, 2014 Distortions bolster harsher penalties, study finds; USA Today lays off up to 70 people, half in newsroom; paper seeks to open any Michae…
    - 47 days ago 3 Sep 14, 10:09pm -
  • How Did "No Angel" Line About Ferguson Victim Get Through?
    September 1, 2014 Writer says having more black editors might help; N.Y. Times columnist Charles Blow says he's bisexual, sort of; women, people of color…
    - 49 days ago 1 Sep 14, 9:25pm -
  • Bombshell Suit Against "White People" Magazine
    August 22, 2014 Complaint cites story choices, pale Time Inc. leadership; CNN.com's D.C. restructuring means fewer blacks; ACLU says Ferguson events brou…
    - 59 days ago 22 Aug 14, 10:10pm -
  • "Why Police Will Continue to Arrest Journalists"
    August 20, 2014 In Ferguson, press corps has become its own story; AP decides not to refer to Brown, 18, as "teenager"; Native American sees parallels in…
    - 61 days ago 20 Aug 14, 10:39pm -
  • NBC Returning the Grio to Original Owners
    August 18, 2014 Revamp to feature breaking news video, tie to social media; blacks, whites divided on significance of Ferguson; . . . police continue to t…
    - 63 days ago 18 Aug 14, 10:28pm -
  • Do Asian American Journalists Have a Stake in Ferguson Story?
    August 15, 2014 Police slaying, aftermath are Topic A outside convention; after delays, police name officer who killed Michael Brown; Balta, Ericksen deba…
    - 66 days ago 16 Aug 14, 12:09am -
  • 2 Reporters Detained, Released in Ferguson
    August 13, 2014 Washington Post's Lowery tweets he "can't shake anger"; AP journalist is first reporter killed in Israel-Gaza conflict; key figure in stor…
    - 68 days ago 13 Aug 14, 10:55pm -
  • St. Louis Teen's Killing Raises Newsroom Diversity Issue
    August 11, 2014 Editor says inclusion could increase community contacts; 13 editors go on record about diversity in their newsrooms; do Latinos dance in c…
    - 70 days ago 11 Aug 14, 11:53pm -
  • NAHJ Co-Founder Calls Award to Fox a "Farce"
    August 9, 2014 Charles Ericksen says media firms don't deserve honors (8/9/14); MSNBC chief promises change for Latinos; Latinos-as-white stories called d…
    - 72 days ago 10 Aug 14, 1:34am -
  • MSNBC Chief Promises Change for Latinos
    August 8, 2014 Griffin pledges that show hosts will meet with Hispanics; Latinos-as-white stories called damaging as well as wrong; Barnett named executi…
    - 73 days ago 8 Aug 14, 10:50pm -
  • Journalists' Role Reversal: Dining at White House
    August 6, 2014 8 from Fourth Estate join 400 honoring African leaders; . . . "pool" report gives press corps lowdown on the dinner; after corporate split,…
    - 75 days ago 6 Aug 14, 10:33pm -

Sahara Reporters

Black Blue Dog

News One

This Week In Blackness

#NoJusticeNoFootball 10:53pm | #BlackLivesMatter #STLdispatch
#NoJusticeNoFootball 10:53pm | #BlackLivesMatter #STLdispatchBrought to you by www.rhrealitycheck.org During a protest outside of the Rams Vs. 49ers game in St. Louis which was part of the #FergusonOctober Weekend of Resistance a game attendee a…
- 1 day ago 19 Oct 14, 4:32pm -
#FergusonOctober: Police Engagement during Moral Monday Action
#FergusonOctober: Police Engagement during Moral Monday ActionBrought to you by RH Reality Check. www.rhrealitycheck.org During the Moral Monday Action things became tense as an officer held the an imaginary line even t...From:TWiB! Presents: B…
- 1 day ago 19 Oct 14, 2:13pm -
#GRAYRACISM | #ablackshow
#GRAYRACISM | #ablackshowablackshow w/ @elonjames White airs Fridays at 11pm ET/8pm PT on Free Speech TV. In this segment of #ablackshow host Elon James White breaks down the ridicu...From:TWiB! Presents: BLACKNESS.TVViews:1558094ratingsTi…
- 2 days ago 19 Oct 14, 4:32am -
Morgan Freeman is Wrong | #ablackshow
Morgan Freeman is Wrong | #ablackshowWatch #ablackshow Fridays at 11pm ET/8pm PT on Free Speech TV. http://twitter.com/ablackshow_twib http://facebook.com/ablackshow.twib http://twitter.com/elon...From:TWiB! Presents: BLACKNESS.TVViews:1662…
- 2 days ago 18 Oct 14, 3:48pm -
"It's not about you, White Liberals™" w/ Dr. Brittney Cooper | @TWIBprime
"It's not about you, White Liberals™" w/ Dr. Brittney Cooper | @TWIBprimeOn this segment on @TWIBprime Elon James White, Imani Gandy and Aaron Rand Freeman talk with Dr. Brittney Cooper on Black Feminism, Michelle Goldberg & White...From:TWiB…
- 4 days ago 16 Oct 14, 1:41pm -
#TMFRH of the WEEK: D.L. Hughley | #ablackshow
#TMFRH of the WEEK: D.L. Hughley | #ablackshowWATCH #ablackshow on Free Speech TV on Fridays 11pm ET/8pm PT. Available on Dish Network, Direct TV and Roku. Watch On-demand http://itunes.com/TWIB On this ...From:TWiB! Presents: BLACKNESS.TVView…
- 7 days ago 14 Oct 14, 8:22am -

Politics 365

  • Supreme Court is allowing Texas to use strict voter ID law in Nov. election
    On Saturday, the Supreme Court gave Texas the approval to move forward with implementing a strict voter identification law in the upcoming midterm election. Adam Liptak for The New York Times wrote: “The law, enacted in 2011, requires voters seekin…
    - 1 day ago 19 Oct 14, 9:49pm -
  • Noerdlinger Obsession Verifies NY Reporters Make Way Under $170,000
    “It’s none of your f—ing business.” — New York City Mayor Ed Koch.  If you want to learn every detail of every parking ticket or unpaid debt of the Chief of Staff of the wife of the Mayor of New York and her boyfriend, boy do I have a sto…
    - 3 days ago 18 Oct 14, 9:34am -
  • Rising Wireless Taxes Could Jeopardize Mobile Use
    Economist Scott Mackey, in conjunction with the Tax Foundation, an independent tax policy research organization, recently released Wireless Taxation in the United States 2014. On average, each month when people pay their wireless bills, roughly 17% o…
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 14, 5:45pm -
  • Republicans Release Willie Horton Type Ad to Help Rep. Lee Terry Get Elected
    Breaking News: Republicans release race-baiting Willie Horton style ad less than three weeks before election day.  Bet you could have never guessed that would happen.  Even though the headline at The Hill reads “NRCC releases Willie Horton-style…
    - 3 days ago 17 Oct 14, 1:45pm -
  • Black Florida Newspaper Won’t Endorse Crist, Dings Dems
    Florida Courier Dings Florida Dems — Fails to Endorse Crist.  Another day, another interesting moment for the Democratic Party and Black newspaper (non)endorsements.  Yesterday the Call & Post in Cleveland, Ohio endorsed Republican John Kasich f…
    - 4 days ago 16 Oct 14, 1:24pm -
  • CBC Chair: We Voted For War Gear Because Grayson Amdt. “Was a Dumb”
    Fudge: We Voted Against the Grayson Amendment “Because It Was a Dumb Amendment.“ Last week at the annual town hall meeting during the 44th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference (aka CBC Week), Caucus Cha…
    - 5 days ago 16 Oct 14, 8:08am -
  • Black Paper in Ohio Endorses Republican for Governor
      OHIO. The Call & Post, a historic Black newspaper established in Cleveland in 1928, endorsed Republican John Kasich for Governor over the Democrat in the race.  Instead of just rubber stamping their endorsement, like so many newspapers on the l…
    - 5 days ago 15 Oct 14, 6:42pm -
  • A Look at President Obama’s Record on Blacks, Hispanics and Gays at Year Six
    Obstruction by congressional Republicans has been a major obstacle for President Obama for four of his six years in office.  But the fact is, specific groups who supported him have won policy victories even in the face of that obstruction.  Meanwhi…
    - 5 days ago 15 Oct 14, 3:52pm -
  • David McCallum, Wrongly Imprisoned for 29 Years, is Released
    David McCallum maintained his innocence since 1986 when, at the age of 16, he was sent to prison for imprisoned for murder.  Today, after 29 years, he was finally released. McCallum was falsely prosecuted for a kidnapping and murder.  Another conv…
    - 5 days ago 15 Oct 14, 3:38pm -
  • #FergusonOctober highlights police brutality & demands justice for Michael Brown
    It’s been over two months since unarmed teen Michael Brown was gunned down by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, and this weekend protesters in the St. Louis metropolitan area are continuing to amplify their message demanding justice for Michae…
    - 8 days ago 12 Oct 14, 2:27pm -
  • Wage gap exists for minorities in high tech fields
    A recent report from the American Institute for Economic Research shows that in high technology fields Latinos, Asians, and blacks are not receiving equal pay for equal work. According to a report from USA Today: “That’s the finding of new resear…
    - 10 days ago 10 Oct 14, 2:17pm -
  • Net Metering Means Minorities Are Getting the Short End of the Deal
    This article first appeared on VOXXI. By Gus Portela Hiring is on the uptick, but its slow pace is leaving many struggling Americans in a lurch. As we head into election season, the debate over how to create more jobs and help working class families…
    - 12 days ago 8 Oct 14, 5:01pm -
  • Broadband Offering New Yorkers A Path to Economic Prosperity
    By Assemblyman Luis Sepulveda (District 87/NY) As a state known for uniquely embracing and harnessing the power of technology, it should come as no surprise that New York consumers love options.  Considering the way in which broadband technology has…
    - 13 days ago 8 Oct 14, 9:37am -
  • Duke Solar Investment Won’t Pass Costs to Consumers
    Last month Duke Energy announced plans to invest $500 million to acquire and construct three large solar farms in North Carolina, including a 65-megawatt array that Duke says will be the largest east of the Mississippi River.  This investment is a p…
    - 14 days ago 6 Oct 14, 6:28pm -

The Root

Hinterland Gazette

Good Black News

EURweb

Black Voice News

  • Laid to Rest, but Never Buried
    Past stories of police shootings in Southern California surface following the Michael Brown funeralEDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a first-person narrative used to highlight the recent discourse surrounding use of police force after of the death o…
    - 54 days ago 28 Aug 14, 12:45am -
  • For Many Girls Globally, U.S. a Symbol of Better Education
    UCR Professor: Greater representation of high-achieving women transcends into a “beacon” for girls everywhereBy Corey Arvin Staff WriterWhen news about the abduction of 276 schoolgirls reached Simi Ogunleye, she was heartbroken and outraged not…
    - 21 May 14, 2:26pm -
  • Law Enforcement Remembers Deputy Killed by Dorner
    Deputy Jeremiah MacKay remembered as a man with a ‘big heart’ By BVN StaffAs the local law enforcement community was mourning the loss of one of their own with the untimely death of Riverside Police Officer Michael Crain, they were struck anoth…
    - 22 Feb 13, 10:59am -
  • Manhunt for Ex-LAPD Officer Christopher Dorner Ends in More Bloodshed
    Riverside Police Department, Sheriff's department mourn loss of fallen officers By BVN StaffThe week-long manhunt for former Los Angeles Police Department officer Christopher Jordan Dorner came to an end Tuesday after it was confirmed Dorner was…
    - 14 Feb 13, 11:37am -
  • SB Bankruptcy Plan Talks Called “Intractable”
    Councilman Rikke Van Johnson urges outside financial helpChris LevisterSAN BERNARDINO - As the public battle rages over fixing a $45.8 million budget deficit members of the San Bernardino City Council remained mired in acrimony on Wednesday raising…
    - 26 Sep 12, 7:54pm -
  • Million Father March Event a Huge Success
    By John ColemanMore than 100 men, women, and children recently participated in the Million Fathers March organized by Street Positive CEO, Terry Boykins. Photos by John Coleman#670            "Let me hear you?" Terry Boykins asked the grou…
    - 26 Sep 12, 7:54pm -
  • Southland Campaigning
    Last Saturday Congressman James Clyburn (D - SC) was in Riverside in support of Mark Takano, candidate for the newly drawn Congressional District 41. Several community activists were in attendance including Waudier (Woodie) Rucker-Hughes, President o…
    - 19 Sep 12, 8:19pm -
  • Jose Cuervo National Championships to be Held in Huntington Beach
    Local and Pro Beach Volleyball Athletes to Compete for National Championship Title and $150,000 Prize Purse The 2012 Jose Cuervo Pro Beach Volleyball Series will round out the season with the Jose Cuervo National Championships in Huntington Beach fr…
    - 19 Sep 12, 8:09pm -
  • REDEVELOPMENT MAY NOT BE DEAD AFTER ALL
    Legislators pass bills that would revive anti-blight program Chris Levister A legislative compromise that would expand cities’ and counties’ ability to divert property taxes for local development projects may be too late for bankrupt San Bernar…
    - 19 Sep 12, 7:43pm -
  • STATE LAWMAKERS QUIETLY PASS VOTER PROTECTION BILL
    Same day voter registration to start in 2016 Chris Levister With the national spotlight on the confusion and chaos surrounding voter ID laws trained on states like Pennsylvania, Texas, Ohio, Wisconsin, Rhode Island and Florida (Since 2010, 10 state…
    - 19 Sep 12, 7:06pm -

Roland Martin

Roland Martin On Morning Joe: Domestic Violence Is A National Issue, Not Just An NFL Issue
Roland Martin On Morning Joe: Domestic Violence Is A National Issue, Not Just An NFL IssueRoland Martin appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe to discuss the domestic violence charges against Arizona Cardinal's Johnathan Dwyer and why the media is has n…
- 1 day ago 19 Oct 14, 11:35pm -
Roland Martin, Ben Carson Clash Over ACA Slavery Comments During Exclusive NewsOne Now Interview
Roland Martin, Ben Carson Clash Over ACA Slavery Comments During Exclusive NewsOne Now InterviewDr. Ben Carson explained his controversial comments regarding the Affordable Care Act and slavery during his exclusive interview with Roland S. Martin…
- 2 days ago 19 Oct 14, 9:48am -
Roland Martin On OTL: America Has A Domestic Violence Problem
Roland Martin On OTL: America Has A Domestic Violence ProblemRoland Martin, Matt Voder, Stephen Cohen and Kate Fagan appeared on ESPN's "Outside The Lines" to discuss the Solo case and if there is a double standard at ...From:Roland MartinView…
- 2 days ago 18 Oct 14, 5:52pm -
Roland Martin On Morning Joe: GOP Using Fear To Seize Political Narrative As Midterms Loom
Roland Martin On Morning Joe: GOP Using Fear To Seize Political Narrative As Midterms LoomRoland Martin appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe to discuss Jeremy Peters' New York Times op-ed, "GOP's Campaigns Have Recurring Theme: Be Afraid." The Times'…
- 2 days ago 18 Oct 14, 4:55pm -
Roland Martin Calls Out The Media For Highlighting Certain Domestic Violence Cases
Roland Martin Calls Out The Media For Highlighting Certain Domestic Violence CasesWhile instances of NFL players being charged with domestic violence has recently dominated the news, the media has been relatively silent about the Hope Solo...Fro…
- 3 days ago 17 Oct 14, 1:43pm -
Roland Martin On Panetta's 'Worthy Fights:' Shameful, Disgraceful
Roland Martin On Panetta's 'Worthy Fights:' Shameful, DisgracefulRoland Martin appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe to discuss Leon Panetta's new tell all book, "Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace." By writi...From:Roland Martin…
- 5 days ago 15 Oct 14, 10:53pm -