Public Schools Are More Segregated Now than They Were 40 Years Ago
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Public Schools Are More Segregated Now than They Were 40 Years Ago

By Rushern Baker (County Executive, Prince Georges County, Md.) On November 4, 1952, Dr. Helen…

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TMCF Is Increasing the HBCU Talent Pipeline into the C-Suite
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TMCF Is Increasing the HBCU Talent Pipeline into the C-Suite

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

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With “Add-ons,” Blacks Often Pay Higher Fees for Car Purchases than Whites
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With “Add-ons,” Blacks Often Pay Higher Fees for Car Purchases than Whites

By Charlene Crowell (Deputy Communications Director, Center for Responsible Lending) It’s that time of year…

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Ford Motor Company Empowers African Americans in STEAM Careers at HBCUs
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Ford Motor Company Empowers African Americans in STEAM Careers at HBCUs

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO, NNPA) There is no debate about…

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Fats Domino, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 89
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Fats Domino, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 89

By Stacy Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) Fats Domino, the rock pioneer who inspired Elvis…

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Policy Experts Discuss Educating Black Students in the New Jim Crow Era
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Policy Experts Discuss Educating Black Students in the New Jim Crow Era

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) After decades of desegregation efforts, federal civil rights…

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Remembered as a True Legend on Screen and Broadway, Robert Guillaume Dies at 89
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Remembered as a True Legend on Screen and Broadway, Robert Guillaume Dies at 89

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Family members, friends and fans are grieving the…

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Rep. Barbara Lee Calls Trump’s Obamacare Executive Order “Spiteful. Destructive. Cruel.”
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Rep. Barbara Lee Calls Trump’s Obamacare Executive Order “Spiteful. Destructive. Cruel.”

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) President Donald Trump just delivered two more gut punches…

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Ask Alma: I Hooked My Friend Up with a Job and They Complained about It on Facebook
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Ask Alma: I Hooked My Friend Up with a Job and They Complained about It on Facebook

By Alma Gill (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Dear Alma: I have a friend that shares everything…

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