D.C. Charter Students Need Equal City Funding

In a disappointing decision, a U.S. District Judge recently ruled against the plaintiffs in a lawsuit brought on behalf of the District of Columbia’s...

On Dick Gregory’s Birthday, I Recalled His Encouragement to Write About ‘the Seen...

(TriceEdneyWire.com)--The celebration of the life of Dick Gregory on Saturday September 16th at the City of Praise church in Landover, Md. was over seven...

WE’RE AMERICANS, TOO!

TriceEdney — Throughout #45's campaign, he made great issue of "Making America Great Again" and "America(ns) First."  Those who voted for him obviously believed...

Building Resilience in the Face of Climate Change

Recently, I observed that we have made some progress in our response to disasters like the intense hurricanes of 2017.  I noted that coastal...

Generic Drugs Are Not Second Rate

The difference between a brand name drug and a generic drug is not the chemical composition or quality but whether a drug is under...

Honoring the Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer

On Oct. 3, we honored the civil rights icon and voting rights activist, Fannie Lou Hamer. Born on October 3, 1917, Hamer is fondly...

D.C. Native Fights to Save Universal Paid Leave

I often wonder what my mother’s final moments were like. She was a firecracker. She came from Boston, was a HUGE Patriots fan, and...

WHITE ON BLACK CRIME

TriceEdney - This week, I must first acknowledge the senseless taking of lives in Las Vegas. My prayers of condolence reach out to those...

‘Strange Fruit’ Is Still Hanging From the Trees

For the past two Sundays, the world has been witness to a climactic moment in our nation's history. Players from across the NFL expressed...

Re-Thinking South Carolina’s Monuments to the Confederacy

Considering the recent events in Charlottesville, Va., and the ongoing debate over the legitimate place of Civil War and Reconstruction era monuments in this...

Maryland Takes the Lead in Making Prescription Drugs Affordable.

Prescription drugs are too expensive and many of us who need them, can’t afford them. A new law in Maryland aims to turn the...

Reporting Off Key in Anthem Protest Controversy

Washington Post columnist Marc Thiessen’s Sept. 25 column was full of fury and righteous indignation, with his strongest rhetorical thunder aimed at athletes who dared...