At this point in the Trump investigations, everyone is lying, and the prosecutors are making deals to find some measure of the truth. The criminal justice system is corrupt and broken and no one really knows where truth starts and ends. (Photo: Former Trump attorney, Michael Cohen. Source: Wikimedia Commons)
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COMMENTARY: Michael Cohen told a Degree of Truth to Acknowledge Trump’s Corruption

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “If President Trump is a racist, then Cohen must be one also. If President Trump is a cheat, then Cohen must be one too. And if President Trump is a con man, then Cohen must be one too. There is no way that Cohen is a changed man, and everything he said in his public hearing is the truth.” […read more]



NNPA NEWSWIRE — In 2018, the stories told, talent on view, compelling characters, emotions expressed, and genres stretched were just amazing. It was more than enough to make viewers track films from the theaters to streaming services. Or vice versa. Check out the year in movies. Enjoy. […read more]

Congress of Racial Equality and members of the All Souls Church, Unitarian located in Washington, D.C. march in memory of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing victims. The banner, which says “No more Birminghams”, shows a picture of the aftermath of the bombing. (Photo: US News & World Report Collection, US Library of Congress / Wikimedia Commons)
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COMMENTARY: White churches have a moral responsibility to stand up

NNPA NEWSWIRE — The nation is facing many morally relevant social, economic and political crises — voter suppression, income and wealth inequality, criminal justice reform and climate change — that now pose an existential threat to the next generation. Why does the white church remain so silent in the face of these mounting crises and denial of justice and opportunity? […read more]


KKK Specter May Already Have ‘Helped’ Memphis

by Tony Jones Special to the NNPA from the Tri-State Defender While the long buildup to Saturday’s Ku Klux Klan rally in downtown Memphis has helped the event draw national attention, public and political watchers here say the KKK’s impending visit has served to bring Read More