Moral Mondays Rev. William Barber Tells Black Press: “Bowing Down Is Not an Option”
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Moral Mondays Rev. William Barber Tells Black Press: “Bowing Down Is Not an Option”

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor, NNPA Newswire) Reverend William Barber, the president of the North…

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Edkedsha Mathis Is on a Mission to Increase Supplier Diversity at Volkswagen
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Edkedsha Mathis Is on a Mission to Increase Supplier Diversity at Volkswagen

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) As the Supplier Diversity Manager at the Volkswagen…

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The Night “Yes, We Can!” Became “Yes, We Did!”
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The Night “Yes, We Can!” Became “Yes, We Did!”

By Patrick Forrest (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) When President nominee Barack Obama won the election back…

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LIVESTREAM: President Obama Holds his Final Press Conference
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LIVESTREAM: President Obama Holds his Final Press Conference

President Obama Says Farewell, But Not Goodbye
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President Obama Says Farewell, But Not Goodbye

By Mary L. Datcher (Chicago Defender/NNPA Member) On Tuesday, January 10, the world set eyes…

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Moral Courage: Senator Booker and Rep. Lewis Break Tradition, Testify against Senator Sessions
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Moral Courage: Senator Booker and Rep. Lewis Break Tradition, Testify against Senator Sessions

By Marian Wright Edelman (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable.…

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Yes We Did: President Obama Delivers Long Goodbye
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Yes We Did: President Obama Delivers Long Goodbye

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The first Black President of the United States…

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John Lewis Leads the Charge Against Donald Trump as U.S. Marks Martin Luther King Jr. Day
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John Lewis Leads the Charge Against Donald Trump as U.S. Marks Martin Luther King Jr. Day

[NBCNEWS.COM] John Lewis may turn 77 next month — but he’s energized and ready to…

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LIVESTREAM: Former Attorney General Eric Holder Discusses Redistricting
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LIVESTREAM: Former Attorney General Eric Holder Discusses Redistricting

[CENTER FOR AMERICAN PROGRESS] The Center for American Progress Action Fund will host remarks and…

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Yes We Did: Obama Rallies All Americans in Farewell Speech
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Yes We Did: Obama Rallies All Americans in Farewell Speech

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) “Yes, we did!” Those were the words that…

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