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On 50th Anniversary
of King Assassination,
We Have Work to Do
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - The 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination comes amid a fierce struggle for the soul of America.

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Mrs. King’s Wish to Expose
Secrets About Her Husband's
Killing is Yet Unfulfilled
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Efforts must be increased to break down the wall of secrecy surrounding the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who was gunned down on April 4, 1968 as he stepped out onto the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis.

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Pain and Shock
at Passing of
Winnie Madikizela Mandela
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Tributes to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela Mandela filled the South African radio air waves this week as news of her untimely passing reached the far corners of the nation and the continent.

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Hattie, Corretta, and the
Women of the Movement
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Hattie Carroll (1911-1963) was a 51-year-old restaurant server who was murdered by a white aristocrat, the 24-year-old William Devereux Zantzinger (1939-2009) who struck her with a cane because she took to long to serve him a drink.

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Moving Dr. King's
Agenda Forward
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - In #45's administration, so many things happen each day that it’s hard to decide the most important issue of the week—but decide we must! Seemingly, everything happening impacts our community one way or the other.

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Al Sharpton Speaks at Stephon Clark's Funeral


 

 
Stephon Clark
Remembered by Loved Ones,
Activists Call for Justice
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Having come together to mourn Stephon Clark, the 22-year-old Black father killed by Sacramento police officers on March 18, many funeral goers voiced the common refrain, “that could have been my son.”

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Clark Autopsy Reveals
He Was Shot in the
Back Six Times
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - The eight bullets that struck unarmed Stephon Clark hit him in the back or side, and none came from the front, clearly refuting the contention by police that Clark was moving toward them when they gunned him down.

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Mid-term Election Looms
Large at Stateswomen
for Justice Luncheon
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Seven months before the 2018 midterm elections, Donna Brazile told a luncheon crowd of several hundred people that she’s on a mission to galvanize African-American votes to ensure that the prospective “blue wave” becomes reality.

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Dr. King Targeted by
J. Edgar Hoover's FBI
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - As we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the April 4, 1968 assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., it is important to once again take note of the intense hatred FBI director, J. Edgar Hoover, had for Dr. King and Brother Malcolm X.

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MLK50 – Where Do We
Go From Here?
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - As a civil rights organization that worked closely with Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the April 4 anniversary of King’s assassination has always been a somber day of remembrance for the National Urban League.

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We Must Revive King’s
Campaign Against Poverty
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(TriceEdneyWire.com) - April 4 will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., shot down on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee.

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