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Officers, city officials resign after new mayor elected

Voters in Parma, Missouri voted in their first African-American female mayor. Tyrus Byrd will be sworn in as mayor on Tuesday evening, April 14, at the Parma Community Building. According to Mayor Randall Ramsey, five out of six police officers … Continue reading

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Shirley Chisholm : My Bid for Presidency

Before Jessie, Before Barack, Before Hillary, there was Shirley Chisholm (1924-2005). She was the first black woman elected to the United States Congress (NY 12th District, serving 7 terms) and the first African-American to run for the Presidency of the … Continue reading

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Jimmy McMillan – Rent Is Too Damn High

Jimmy is back! He’s running for mayor of New York City, again. Jimmy McMillan has updated his anthem tag-line “The Rent Is Too Damn High” spruced it up and released a pretty hip video. I agree with Jimmy; the rent … Continue reading

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A True Statement of Affairs

Jeff Parker’s take on the electorate. Do you agree?

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Luther Campbell Lays Out His Platform and Reasons for Running

I don’t live in Miami-Dade county but, if I did I would support “Uncle Luke.” He singlehandedly created an outlet for the recording industry in the city. I believe he represents a positive change and break of the status quo in … Continue reading

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Inspiration All Around

Wyclef in this commentary explains his inspirations and further illuminates his reasons for running for President of Haiti. Wyclef Jean: Inspiration All Around.

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Court rejects ‘not the white man’s b**ch’ candidate

I posted an earlier story about Ieshuh Griffin that explains what prompted the lawsuit. Here’s a follow-up; I wonder if she will follow Judge Panda’s advice? Court rejects ‘not the white man’s b**ch’ candidate.

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Why Wyclef Should Not Run for President of Haiti

I posted Wyclef’s reasons on why he is running for president of Haiti, now Marjorie Valbrun from the Root, writes an open letter to Wyclef on why he should not. Why Wyclef Should Not Run for President of Haiti.

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Open Letter: Why I Decided to Run for President of Haiti

Read in his own words why Wyclef Jean is running for President of Haiti. Wyclef Jean: Open Letter: Why I Decided to Run for President of Haiti.

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