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Trump blasted for 'treasonous' Putin summit

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Donald Trump called a traitor after meeting with Russia's Putin, FBI agent testifies, shouting match erupts in Congress while turmoil grows over president's high court pick. America's hard times, ugly... »

Wildfires rage through California amid heat rage

by | Jul 18, 2018 - 8:48:14 PM

LOS ANGELES—Firefighters toiled in stifling heat on the lines of destructive wildfires across the U.S. West, making progress against some blazes while struggling to tame others that have forced evacuations of hundreds of homes. »

‘Carnival Of Resistance’ As Hundreds Of Thousands March Against Trump In UK

by Jessica Corbett - Staff Writer, CommonDream.org | Jul 17, 2018 - 10:58:19 PM

Hundreds of thousands of anti-Trump demonstrators took to the streets of London and in separate protests across the UK in a massive and historic show of opposition to a sitting U.S. president. »

A stirring message on mastery from Min. Farrakhan

by Janiah Adams -Contributing Writer- | Jul 17, 2018 - 1:34:52 PM

Hundreds flocked to this Chicago suburb to participate in the Nation of Islam’s National Training Conference. Participants, both young and old, gained training in areas of self-defense, motorcade, and other areas of security. »

Tension high in Chicago after fatal police shooting

by Tariqah Shakir-Muhammad | Jul 17, 2018 - 12:17:09 PM

High temperatures and high levels of tension hit the city at the same time as protestors angered of the police killing of a 37-year-old Black barber hit the streets and kept demanding answers despite a quickly released police cam video of the encounter with no sound. »

Will reopening of Emmett Till murder case yield any justice?

by by Bryan Crawford -Contributing Writer- | Jul 17, 2018 - 12:14:28 PM

Why now? That has been the central question asked when, citing “new information,” when after 63 years the United States Department of Justice, quietly and unceremoniously, re-opened the case into the brutal August 1955 murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till. »

Making the 'case for separation' in Birmingham

by Phyllis U. Muhammad | Jul 17, 2018 - 12:08:10 PM

BIRMINGHAM—Student Minister Dr. Ava Muhammad, national spokesperson of the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam recently moderated a town hall meeting in Birmingham, Alabama, on the failure of integration and making the case for separation, as it relates to Black people in America. »

Master ‘the teachings’ on a whole new level

by Tariqah Shakir-Muhammad -Final Call Newspaper- | Jul 17, 2018 - 11:17:51 AM

Family night just got better with “The Master,” a board game created by the husband and wife team of Shaheerah Farrakhan and Stephon Muhammad. »

Why I Love Being A MGT In The Nation Of Islam

by Kenya M. Muhammad | Jul 17, 2018 - 10:09:11 AM

Muslims, people of color, the poor and women have all been in a constant battle for equal rights since America’s birth and though some change has been made, all have yet to be treated fairly under the law. »

Muslim doctor opens medical center in Philly

by Michael Z. Muhammad -Contributing Writer- | Jul 11, 2018 - 9:42:33 PM

Dr. Safiyya Shabazz has a vision for Black health care in the city of Philadelphia and is not bashful about sharing it. A physician, wife, mother, businesswoman and visionary, affectionately known as “The Doc from the Top of the Clock” sat down with The Final Call for a revealing interview. »

Blacks still suffer from quiet HIV/AIDS epidemic

by Charlene Muhammad -National Correspondent- | Jul 11, 2018 - 9:39:04 PM

LOS ANGELES—In the 37 years since HIV/AIDS struck America, Blacks have been more likely to contract the disease than Whites and are still disproportionately affected despite a drop in HIV diagnoses across every population group. »

Holy Month Of Ramadan Ends On Love And Laughter

by Final Call News | Jul 11, 2018 - 4:06:37 PM

During a mild, beautiful afternoon, Believers from Mosque Maryam, national headquarters of the Nation of Islam, and their families came to Jackson Park to celebrate Eid-al-Fitr, a celebration of the end of Ramadan, a holy month of fasting and prayer. »

Chuck D on State of Black America, Obama’s Legacy, the Black Press and Media Coverage of XXXTentacion

by Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Contributor | Jul 11, 2018 - 12:53:34 PM

(NNPA)—To many hip-hop fans, historians and to his peers, Chuck D is considered one of the most influential lyricists in contemporary music. »

A minister, man and Muslim

by Tesha Muhammad | Jul 11, 2018 - 12:52:41 PM

It was a night to be remembered. Families, men, women and children traveled from near and wide to celebrate the legacy of a minister, a man and a Muslim. Student Minister Keith Muhammad of Muhammad Mosque No. 26B in Oakland was honored and recognized for his 27 years of labor and work during a recent ceremony and tribute. »

NOI Student National Prison Reform Minister Abdullah Muhammad Visits Delaware Valley Region

by Gregory Muhammad | Jul 11, 2018 - 12:43:58 PM

PHILADELPHIA—The Delaware Valley Region was blessed to host the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan’s Student National Prison Reform Minister Abdullah Muhammad, who was invited into the region by Student Regional Minister Rodney Muhammad. »

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