Graça Machel to be Honored with “Diamonds Do Good” Award
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Graça Machel to be Honored with “Diamonds Do Good” Award

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Graça Machel, one of the world’s leading advocates…

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House Votes to Limit Powers of First Black Librarian of Congress
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House Votes to Limit Powers of First Black Librarian of Congress

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a vote of 378 to 48, the…

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Bill to Celebrate 400 Years of Black History Passes U.S. House
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Bill to Celebrate 400 Years of Black History Passes U.S. House

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a rare display of bipartisanship in Congress,…

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Black Press Honors Life and Legacy of Atlanta Inquirer Publisher John B. Smith, Sr.
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Black Press Honors Life and Legacy of Atlanta Inquirer Publisher John B. Smith, Sr.

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) The Black Press celebrated the life and legacy John…

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In the 2017 State of Black America Report, Blacks Show Slight Gains
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In the 2017 State of Black America Report, Blacks Show Slight Gains

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In their annual State of Black America report,…

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Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Keeps His Legacy Alive
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Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Keeps His Legacy Alive

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Cecilia Marshall never imagined that the battle for…

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Advertising Guru Carol H. Williams Earns Hall of Fame Honor
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Advertising Guru Carol H. Williams Earns Hall of Fame Honor

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Carol H. Williams has been quite busy. The…

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The Black Press Shows Resilience of the Black Community
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The Black Press Shows Resilience of the Black Community

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) For 190 years, the Black Press has chronicled…

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Film Review: Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary
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Film Review: Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) “My music is the spiritual expression of what…

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After Obama: Black Women Convene Annual Summit in the Nation’s Capital
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After Obama: Black Women Convene Annual Summit in the Nation’s Capital

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Coalition on Black Civic Participation (NCBCP)…

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