Obama Hopes to Sidestep Congress to have ‘a Year of Action’
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Obama Hopes to Sidestep Congress to have ‘a Year of Action’

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – With a largely uncooperative, highly-partisan Congress…

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Proposed Tobacco Settlement Excludes Black Media
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Proposed Tobacco Settlement Excludes Black Media

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON – The U.S. Justice Department and the Tobacco-Free…

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Preserving Nelson Mandela’s Legacy
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Preserving Nelson Mandela’s Legacy

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief PRETORIA, South Africa (NNPA) – Nearly a month after…

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U.S. Supported White Minority-Rule in South Africa
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U.S. Supported White Minority-Rule in South Africa

NEWS ANALYSIS By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief PRETORIA, South Africa (NNPA) – President Obama…

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Calif. Sheriff’s Deputy Shoots, Kills 13-year-Old
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Calif. Sheriff’s Deputy Shoots, Kills 13-year-Old

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California community is anguished over the fatal shooting…

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Website Contractors Point Fingers at Obama Admin.
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Website Contractors Point Fingers at Obama Admin.

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar and Stephen Ohlemacher, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Contractors who built the…

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Obama Signs Bill to Reopen Government and Avoid Default
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Obama Signs Bill to Reopen Government and Avoid Default

Employees Began Returning Thursday By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – President Barack…

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Supreme Court Hears Michigan Challenge to Affirmative Action
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Supreme Court Hears Michigan Challenge to Affirmative Action

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Four months after the Supreme Court…

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Government Shutdown Harder on Black Workers
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Government Shutdown Harder on Black Workers

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Although the shutdown of the federal…

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Jesse Jackson: U.S. Must Make Next Move to Return Vet from Colombia
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Jesse Jackson: U.S. Must Make Next Move to Return Vet from Colombia

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief [FIRST OF TWO PARTS] HAVANA, Cuba (NNPA) – Jesse…

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