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Audio Cut in Speech on Black People’s Role in Memorial Day

(AP) Organizers of a Memorial Day ceremony turned off a speaker’s microphone when the former U.S. Army officer began talking about how freed Black slaves...

Stacey Abrams to Deliver Keynote at Tulsa Massacre Event

TULSA, Okla. (AP) _ Stacey Abrams, who has become a leading national voice on ballot access, will deliver the keynote address at the "Remember...

Summer of Protest: Chance for Change, but Obstacles Exposed

By COLLEEN LONG, KAT STAFFORD and R.J. RICO Associated Press Memorial Day brought the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police, prompting hundreds...

VIDEO: Rashard Brooks and the Tale of Two Police Officers and Officer Discretion

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor In the wake of almost a month of national protests, another police shooting gained attention and national news...

COMMENTARY: ENOUGH

Will the Murder of George Floyd Finally Bring About the Change Black People Have Been Demanding? By Jeffrey L. Boney, Houston Forward Times Associate Editor “I...