The Rich History and Current Relevance of America’s HBCUs

On Jan. 9, the remedial phase of The Coalition for Equity and Excellence in Maryland Higher Education, et al. v. The Maryland Higher Education...

DODGE-BALL 3.0

TriceEdneyWireService.com – There are few Americans over the age of 10 who have not seen or participated in a game of Dodge-Ball.  For those...

Muhammad Ali, the People’s Champion

I know it's extremely difficult, but if you can, ditch the memories of Muhammad Ali showing up uninvited at Sonny Liston's training camp, announcing...

It’s Time to Prohibit Airlines from Charging for Carry-On Baggage

The summer travel season has started and many air travelers are planning ahead for what they may encounter. Unfortunately, over the years air travelers...

Did NBC’S Brian Williams also Lie about Hurricane Katrina?

“NBC Nightly News” anchor Brian Williams has finally admitted that he had incorrectly asserted that a helicopter he traveled aboard in 2002 while reporting...

Americans want to work

In the Baltimore region, and across America, job growth remains the most important issue on people’s minds. That is why job creation continues to...

Fake Pot: Beware the Unknown Danger

The District recently set its sights on addressing the distribution of synthetic marijuana that is apparently beginning to plague the streets. This fake pot...

WE MAY NEVER KNOW

TriceEdney — When I ran for the US Congress in Louisiana's former 8th District, the late Congressman Mickey Leland spoke of the "audacity" of...

The Presidential Elections and Military Senior Leaders

The use of U.S. generals and admirals (or “Flag Officers” as they are called when grouped together) as endorsers of American Presidential candidates has...

A BREAK OF FAITH

TriceEdney Wire Service -- Not long ago, MSNBC was the first network I turned on in the morning and the last I turned off at...

Stop the War on Young Black Men

“Never did we think we would be planning a funeral, we were waiting on his first day of school. They robbed us of that.”...

When Black Men Flex, Society Gets Scared

By chance I watched the NFC Championship football game at the home of a friend and former college football player, Vaughn McKoy. Of course,...