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Rev. Edward Pinkney faces life in prison for vote fraud

By Abayomi Azikiwe Special to The Michigan Citizen from Pan-African News Wire An all-white jury in St. Joseph, Mich., found Rev. Edward Pinkney guilty of five felony counts of forgery stemming from a recall campaign against Mayor James Hightower of Benton Harbor earlier this year. The jury deliberated for nine hours, and delivered the verdict on Nov. 3. The sentencing date has been set for Dec. 15. Hightowe ...

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Kim Kardashian — Every thing but the burden

Whether or not this was Beaumont's rationale, we do not know. And we can only speculate on Kardashian's. After all, she shared on social media that the "balancing act" was a talent. One can conclude she was not aware of the history of such an image. That Beaumont's photo was for the cover of Goude's book Jungle Fever which pictured Jones in a cage. Or that the image brings to mind for many the dehumanizatio ...

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Midterm election a national nightmare for Democrats

The worst election nightmare of African American civil and voting rights leaders has happened. Democrats lost their 55-45 majority control of the U. S. Senate on Election Day, to the Republican Party, which in the past has failed the NAACP legislative report card nearly 100 percent of the time. ...

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