What You Should Know about the Community Reinvestment Act
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What You Should Know about the Community Reinvestment Act

By Christopher G. Cox (Publisher/Managing Editor, realesavvy.com) Since it was passed in 1977, the Community…

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Don’t Let “45” Take Credit for President Obama’s Economy
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Don’t Let “45” Take Credit for President Obama’s Economy

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The income, poverty and health insurance data released by…

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PRESS ROOM: National African-American Women’s Movement to Host First-Ever “National African-American Women’s Conversation on Saturday, October 7
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Preview of CBC Week: Panel Discussions to Watch
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Preview of CBC Week: Panel Discussions to Watch

It’s that time of year, once again. The 47th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual…

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Dr. Aminta Hawkins Breaux Makes History as BSU’s First Female President
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Dr. Aminta Hawkins Breaux Makes History as BSU’s First Female President

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In her historic role as Bowie State University’s first…

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Ask Alma: My Flamboyant Co-Worker Gets on My Nerves
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Ask Alma: My Flamboyant Co-Worker Gets on My Nerves

By Alma Gill (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Dear Alma, I come to you as humbly as…

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PRESS ROOM: National Museum of African American History and Culture Celebrates First Anniversary With Festivities and Extended Hours Sept. 23–24
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Equifax Data Breach Leaves at least 143 Million Consumers at Risk
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Equifax Data Breach Leaves at least 143 Million Consumers at Risk

By Charlene Crowell (Communications Director, Center for Responsible Lending) Record-breaking, back-to-back hurricanes in Houston and…

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WATCH: Chicago Activist Andrew Holmes Says No One Forced Kenneka Jenkins into Freezer
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WATCH: Chicago Activist Andrew Holmes Says No One Forced Kenneka Jenkins into Freezer

[CHICAGO TRIBUNE VIA YOUTUBE.COM] Chicago community activist said Thursday that surveillance video from a Rosemont…

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The White House Should Postpone Its HBCU Conference
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The White House Should Postpone Its HBCU Conference

By Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. (President and CEO, Thurgood Marshall College Fund) Last month, after…

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