Finding Comedy in Tragedy: “Ms. Pat” Tells It Like It Is
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Finding Comedy in Tragedy: “Ms. Pat” Tells It Like It Is

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) I don’t often write about comedians, but the recent…

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Hurricane Harvey Wreaks Havoc on Gulf Coast
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Hurricane Harvey Wreaks Havoc on Gulf Coast

By Stacy M. Brown and D. Kevin McNeir (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) As more and…

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Sharpton, Clergy Push for Social Activism, Blast Trump Presidency
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Sharpton, Clergy Push for Social Activism, Blast Trump Presidency

By Dorothy Rowley (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) WASHINGTON, D.C.—Thousands of people, including a cadre of…

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Missing Burundi Teens Highlight Media Blind Spot towards the Black Community
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Missing Burundi Teens Highlight Media Blind Spot towards the Black Community

By Barrington Salmon (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The mainstream media response to the disappearance of a…

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Bill Cosby Unveils New Team at Court Hearing for Retrial
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Bill Cosby Unveils New Team at Court Hearing for Retrial

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a recent hearing for the retrial in…

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Cheyney University, One of the Nation’s Oldest HBCUs, Could Lose Its Accreditation in September
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Cheyney University, One of the Nation’s Oldest HBCUs, Could Lose Its Accreditation in September

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) After years of financial trouble and heartbreaking…

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Corinthian College Is Closed, But Former Students Still Suffer
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Corinthian College Is Closed, But Former Students Still Suffer

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) A scheme designed to evade an important Department of…

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PRESS ROOM: NNPA Issues Call to Support Gulf Area Residents Impacted by Historic Floods
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PRESS ROOM: NNPA Issues Call to Support Gulf Area Residents Impacted by Historic Floods

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2017 Contact: Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. dr.bchavis@nnpa.org, 202.588.8764 WASHINGTON,…

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When You Educate a Girl, You Educate a Nation
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When You Educate a Girl, You Educate a Nation

By Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) As I write this, I am preparing to travel…

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Black Girls Rock: BET Celebrates Black Women at Annual Event
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Black Girls Rock: BET Celebrates Black Women at Annual Event

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a star-studded showcase of social activism, creativity and…

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