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Volunteers from the Nation of Islam and community groups help in Selma recovery effort

by Anisah Muhammad and Azizah Muhammad The Final Call @TheFinalCall SELMA, Ala.—Tears flooded the eyes of Selma, Alabama, Mayor James Perkins Jr. as he described the...

Philly’s Black leaders call award to DeSantis a ‘slap in the face’

PHILADELPHIA—The Union League of Philadelphia—a private, celebrated conservative, and majority-White institution among those in power and influence across the “City of Brotherly Love”— recently...

Winter storms pound Midwest, Northeast as Tornadoes pummel the South

PASADENA, Texas—A powerful storm system took aim at the Gulf Coast Jan. 24, spawning a tornado that downed utility poles and power lines, overturned...

Struggle for justice continues but is also forcing unity in Grand Rapids 

Family, friends, local activists, and international supporters are continuing their demands for “Justice for Patrick Lyoya,” a refugee from the Democratic Republic of the...

Candidate forums take center stage as Chicago mayoral election approaches 

CHICAGO—February 28 is Chicago’s mayoral election, and Mayor Lori Lightfoot has intentions to remain in that seat, all while eight candidates are vying to...

International

Burkina Faso: Out of the frying pan with France but into the fire with...

The West African nation of Burkina Faso placed its former colonial master France on notice to remove their military from its soil. The move...

Extreme Israeli group takes root in U.S. with fundraising bid

JERUSALEM—An Israeli group raising funds for Jewish extremists convicted in some of the country’s most notorious hate crimes is collecting tax-exempt donations from Americans,...