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No Time For Fear!

by James G. Muhammad -Contributing Editor-

Farrakhan: There is a bigger power than the president whose words, actions, and controversy stoke anxiety and worry. And there’s a bigger question: Can America survive President Trump? DETROIT—Donald J.... »

Saviours’ Day 2017: Inspiration, love and enlightenment

by Charlene Muhammad -National Correspondent- | Feb 22, 2017 - 1:35:03 PM

DETROIT (Cobo Center)—Muslims from all over the United States and even overseas converged on the Motor City, highly anticipating the Nation of Islam’s annual Saviours’ Day convention. The historic event took place Feb. 17-19 under the theme, “The Ultimate Challenge: Survival of the Black Nation.” »

9-11 Revisited: Nothing More Than A Cover For War On Islam

by Michael Z. Muhammad -Contributing Writer- | Feb 22, 2017 - 1:33:49 PM

DETROIT (Cobo Center)—A most anticipated plenary session was held during the Nation of Islam’s annual Saviours’ Day Convention. Titled “The War on Islam: 9-11 Revisited, Uncovered and Exposed,” the session featured a distinguished professional panel of presenters who spearheaded a well-documented, thought provoking discussion on what 9-11 was really about. »

Ministries and lessons for Black survival

by Charlene Muhammad -National Correspondent- | Feb 22, 2017 - 1:32:54 PM

DETROIT (Cobo Center)—The Nation of Islam kicked off its annual Saviours’ Day 2017 convention commemorating the birth of its founder Master Fard Muhammad with a riveting, stimulating, motivational and instructive opening plenary at the COBO Convention Center. »

Saviours’ Day Program A Homecoming Celebration

by Askia Muhammad -Senior Editor- | Feb 21, 2017 - 3:18:31 PM

DETROIT (Joe Louis Arena)—Like every other activity during Saviours’ Day 2017, the program leading up to the keynote address by the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan did not disappoint. »

Troubling technology: Video visits costing families of inmates

by Eric Easter -Urban News Service- | Feb 8, 2017 - 5:49:34 PM

As advocates for the families of the incarcerated have slowly begun to win the battle against prison phone call price gouging, the companies who profited from the high prices have found new ways to provide services to the nation’s prisons. »

The high price to pay for water

by Nisa Islam Muhammad -Staff Writer- | Feb 7, 2017 - 9:33:51 PM

Think water will always be affordable for all? Think again. Researchers predict that with the rising costs of water bills in the next five years, one third of Americans will not be able to pay their water bill. »

Los Angeles’ homeless count is imperfect but important

by Charlene Muhammad -National Correspondent- | Feb 7, 2017 - 9:31:24 PM

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Building 7 Implosion: The Smoking Gun of 9/11

by AE911Truth | Feb 7, 2017 - 9:26:03 PM

Seven hours after the explosive destruction of the World Trade Center Twin Towers, a third high-rise building was demolished. It was not hit by an airplane. The characteristic signs of controlled demolition were everywhere. Although it received little media attention at the time, the third-worst structural building failure in modern history occurred on September 11, 2001. »

Turmoil Marks Early Days Of Trump Administration

by Askia Muhammad -Senior Editor- | Feb 7, 2017 - 9:18:49 PM

WASHINGTON—A little more than one week into the presidency of Donald Trump, Right-wing Tea Party radicals, White supremacists and Neo Nazis around the world, are delirious: at last a conservative president who is keeping his campaign promises. »

'You think our country is so innocent?' - Trump asks after O'Reilly calls Putin 'a killer'

by RT.com | Feb 7, 2017 - 1:55:16 PM

The U.S. is not as innocent as it may seem, according to President Donald Trump. When Fox News host Bill O’Reilly called Vladimir Putin “a killer,” Trump responded: “We’ve got a lot of killers.” »

A politician with a purpose and plan

by Tariqah Shakir-Muhammad -The Final Call- | Feb 7, 2017 - 1:33:55 PM

Influenced by the legacies of Congressman Adam Clayton Powell Jr. And Chicago Mayor Harold Washington, Duane Muhammad is delving into the political spectrum in an effort to make a difference in Dolton, Illinois. »

Coming home! Saviours’ Day 2017 returns to Detroit

by Starla Muhammad -Managing Editor- | Feb 7, 2017 - 1:03:24 PM

Saviours’ Day 2017, the Crowning Event of Black History Month is returning to where it all started, Detroit, Mich. The annual Nation of Islam convention will be held in the “Motor City” Feb. 17-19 to commemorate the 140th birth anniversary of the Great Mahdi Master W. Fard Muhammad, teacher of the Most Honorable Elijah Muhammad. »

The 35th Anniversary of Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Struggle To Prove His Innocence

by Gregory Muhammad | Feb 2, 2017 - 11:58:20 AM

Mumia Abu-Jamal’s life continues to be critical and in danger. Pam Africa, Mumia’s family and many supporting organizations informed us in 2015 that the political prisoner almost died from Hep C complications. »

Inmate wants Congress to address 'forgotten' victims of crack cocaine sentencing disparity

by Eric Ture Muhammad -Contributing Writer- | Feb 2, 2017 - 11:57:13 AM

ATLANTA—In 2014, the Obama administration allowed Federal Bureau of Prisons inmates to submit applications for clemency—or the commutation of sentences thousands of mostly Black, first time, nonviolent offenders, suffered under mandatory sentencing of 100 to 1 for crack cocaine versus powder cocaine convictions in the 1990s. »

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