White House Proposes $9.2 Billion Cut in Education Funding
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White House Proposes $9.2 Billion Cut in Education Funding

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) No one ever said that higher education wouldn’t cost…

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NNPA ESSA VIDEO: What You Should Know about the Every Student Succeeds Act
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NNPA ESSA VIDEO: What You Should Know about the Every Student Succeeds Act

Dr. Elizabeth Primas, program manager for the NNPA/ESSA Media Campaign talks about what parents and…

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Democrats Play Dog Whistle Politics, Too. Just Ask Bill Cosby.
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Democrats Play Dog Whistle Politics, Too. Just Ask Bill Cosby.

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Two weeks ago, entertainer extraordinaire Bill Cosby was handed…

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NNPA Honors Martin Luther King III with Lifetime Legacy Award
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NNPA Honors Martin Luther King III with Lifetime Legacy Award

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) honored Martin…

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Chicago Crusader Publisher Dorothy Leavell Elected New Chairwoman of the NNPA
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Chicago Crusader Publisher Dorothy Leavell Elected New Chairwoman of the NNPA

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Shortly, before the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s (NNPA)…

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Jackie Hampton Wins Publisher of the Year, 2017 St. Louis American Dominates NNPA Merit Awards
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Jackie Hampton Wins Publisher of the Year, 2017 St. Louis American Dominates NNPA Merit Awards

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The Mississippi Link’s Jackie Hampton won Publisher of…

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NNPA Hosts National Black Parents Town Hall
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NNPA Hosts National Black Parents Town Hall

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) In an on-going effort to increase awareness about…

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Ask Dr. Kevin: Understanding Sickle Cell Disease
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Ask Dr. Kevin: Understanding Sickle Cell Disease

Nooses on the National Mall Stoke Memories of “America’s Dark History”
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Nooses on the National Mall Stoke Memories of “America’s Dark History”

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) U.S. Park Police confirmed that another noose was…

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PRESS ROOM: NNPA to Honor Martin Luther King III with 2017 Lifetime Legacy Award at Annual Conference
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PRESS ROOM: NNPA to Honor Martin Luther King III with 2017 Lifetime Legacy Award at Annual Conference

CONTACT: Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. Email: dr.bchavis@nnpa.org Phone: (202) 588-8764 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON/June…

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