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  • newDL Hugley on Colin Kaepernick: Blacks don’t get Sunday off from racism
    Many people, both black and white, have had enough of Americans caring more about Colin Kaepernick sitting during a song than they care about the plight of black Americans. Even when those black Americans are being killed. DL Hugley is …
    - 47 mins ago 30 Aug 16, 12:20pm -
  • newCollege student, 19, fatally stabbed during party on Cornell’s campus
    ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — An Ithaca College student fatally stabbed at Cornell University was attacked while trying to help a fellow student amid a series of fights after a weekend party, his sister said Monday...
    - 2 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 11:28am -
  • newP. Diddy opens his charter school in East Harlem
    On August 29, the doors officially opened to Capital Prep Harlem, the newest addition to the Capital Preparatory School network founded in Connecticut. 176 students entering the 6th and 7th grade were selected to launch this new program and …
    - 2 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 11:08am -
  • newWoman refuses to change natural hair, discharged from Navy
    Natural hair is apparently something to be frowned upon in the US Armed Forces.Jessica Sims, and ex-Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class and sailor of over ten years was discharged from the Navy when she refused to cut her hair …
    - 3 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 10:08am -
  • newMan threatened to kill President Obama, attack a mosque
    BOSTON (AP) — Federal authorities have arrested a Massachusetts man who they say threatened to assassinate President Barack Obama, bomb several police stations and attack a mosque.Forty-year-old Joseph Garguilo appeared in Boston federal court on…
    - 4 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 9:33am -

AllAfrica

  • newSouth Africa: Mkhwebane One Step Closer to Public Protector Office
    [News24Wire] Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane is one step closer to becoming the next Public Protector after Parliament's ad hoc committee on Tuesday adopted its report on the process.
    - 2 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 11:30am -
  • newZimbabwe: Protesters Denied Bail
    [The Herald] Political activist Promise Mkwananzi and 14 others facing public violence charges after leading recent violent demonstrations aligned to MDC-T were yesterday denied bail. The magistrate Mr Tendai Mahwe ruled that Mkwananzi (35) and his c…
    - 3 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 10:17am -
  • newUganda: Wanted Police Boss Baguma Turns Self in, Sent to Jail
    [Monitor] Kampala -Wanted former Kampala Central police station commander Aaron Baguma, on Tuesday voluntarily and secretly surrendered himself to Buganda Road Court where he was formally charged in connection with the murder of businesswoman Donah B…
    - 3 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 10:07am -
  • newNigeria: Air Force Helicopter Destroys New Boko Haram Camp - Army
    [Premium Times] The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has destroyed a new Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) Camp located between Malam Fatori and Kangarwa in Northern Borno.
    - 3 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • newAfrica: Privacy Groups Complain About Whatsapp Policy Changes
    [CIO] Privacy groups in the U.S. have complained to the Federal Trade Commission that changes last week in WhatsApp's terms and privacy policy break its previous promise that user data collected would not be used or disclosed for marketing purposes.
    - 3 hours ago 30 Aug 16, 9:44am -

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 -

Sahara Reporters

Black Blue Dog

News One

This Week In Blackness

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Politics 365

  • New Hillary Clinton Ad Links Trump to the KKK
    What’s below will likely go down as one the most memorable ads of the 2016 presidential campaign.  This Clinton ad runs at a time when Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is attempting to make progress with African American votes. From s…
    - 5 days ago 25 Aug 16, 3:17pm -
  • Yes It’s Been 264 Days Since Hillary Clinton Has Held A Press Conference
    Was former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s press interaction at NABJ a press conference? Given the select group of reporters and the fact there was so few the answer would have to be no.  The question remains: Why hasn’t Hillary Clinton, w…
    - 5 days ago 25 Aug 16, 11:09am -
  • Trump 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…
    - 6 days 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…
    - 7 days 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…
    - 7 days 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…
    - 8 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…
    - 8 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…
    - 11 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…
    - 13 days ago 17 Aug 16, 11:34am -

Hinterland Gazette

Good Black News

EURweb

Roland Martin

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