NNPA Chairman Dorothy Leavell Leads Group that Just Bought Alt-Weekly Chicago Reader
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NNPA Chairman Dorothy Leavell Leads Group that Just Bought Alt-Weekly Chicago Reader

NNPA Chairman Dorothy Leavell, publisher of the Chicago and Gary Crusader newspapers, led a group…

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Fillmore District’s Own London Breed Elected First African American Woman Mayor of San Francisco
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Fillmore District’s Own London Breed Elected First African American Woman Mayor of San Francisco

London Breed made history to become the first African American woman mayor of San Francisco,…

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OP-ED: The Multicultural Media Correspondents Association Is a Direct Response to the Whiteness of the White House Correspondents’ Association
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OP-ED: The Multicultural Media Correspondents Association Is a Direct Response to the Whiteness of the White House Correspondents’ Association

Raynard Jackson says that the Multicultural Media Correspondents Association was created, because mainstream media refuses…

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Black Press, HBCUs Key to Energy Industry’s Outreach in the Black Community
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Black Press, HBCUs Key to Energy Industry’s Outreach in the Black Community

David McGowan, the executive director of the North Carolina Petroleum Council (not pictured) says that…

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NNPA, Chevrolet Launch 2018 “Discover the Unexpected” Journalism Fellowship in Detroit
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NNPA, Chevrolet Launch 2018 “Discover the Unexpected” Journalism Fellowship in Detroit

The 2018 NNPA Discover the Unexpected Journalism Fellows are (from left-right): Tyvan Burns of Norfolk…

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OPINION: Black Voters Must Hold All Politicians Accountable
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OPINION: Black Voters Must Hold All Politicians Accountable

NNPA Newswire Contributor Jeffrey Boney says that Black voters must hold politicians accountable.

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Lawsuit Filed to Block Obama Presidential Center in Chicago
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Lawsuit Filed to Block Obama Presidential Center in Chicago

Chicago's Jackson Park is the proposed of the Obama Presidential Center, but a new lawsuit…

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OP-ED: Minnesota’s KleinBank Violated Fair Housing Act, Failed Minority Communities
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OP-ED: Minnesota’s KleinBank Violated Fair Housing Act, Failed Minority Communities

The Home Mortgage Disclosure Act is the nation’s most comprehensive mortgage lending report for its…

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Grey’s Anatomy Star Chandra Wilson Honored at WomenHeart’s Annual Wenger Awards
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Grey’s Anatomy Star Chandra Wilson Honored at WomenHeart’s Annual Wenger Awards

The Wenger Awards celebrate individuals who have made extraordinary contributions in the fight against heart…

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PRESS ROOM: Health, Diversity and Inclusion Leader Sheila Thorne Will Receive the New Jersey State Association IBPOEW’s Civil Liberties 2018 Community Service Award
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