Black Speed Skating Champion Shani Davis Snubbed During Winter Olympics Opening
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Black Speed Skating Champion Shani Davis Snubbed During Winter Olympics Opening

America’s First Black Olympic Speed Skater Shani Davis lost the honor to carry the American…

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The Black Press Remembers “Before the Mayflower” Author, Freedom Fighting Journalist Lerone Bennett Jr.
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The Black Press Remembers “Before the Mayflower” Author, Freedom Fighting Journalist Lerone Bennett Jr.

Veteran journalist and author of “Forced into Glory: Abraham Lincoln’s White Dream” Lerone Bennett Jr.…

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Black AIDS Institute Launches Bold Vision for the Future: 
Announces Phill Wilson’s Retirement, New Partnerships, New Programs
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Rod Doss Honored with 2018 NNPA Publisher Lifetime Achievement Award
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Rod Doss Honored with 2018 NNPA Publisher Lifetime Achievement Award

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) For 50 years, Rod Doss has remained dedicated…

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The Black Press and the NAACP Join Forces to Address Issues Affecting the Black Community
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The Black Press and the NAACP Join Forces to Address Issues Affecting the Black Community

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), a trade…

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NNPA Hosts 2018 State of Black America Forum at Annual Conference
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NNPA Hosts 2018 State of Black America Forum at Annual Conference

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Four, preeminent Black leaders in America today, addressed…

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Martin Luther King III Talks to the Black Press about His Father’s Legacy
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Martin Luther King III Talks to the Black Press about His Father’s Legacy

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Nearly 50 years ago, the world lost one…

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PRESS ROOM: Smithsonian’s Black History Museum Showcases #CityofHope1968 Exhibition
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PRESS ROOM: Smithsonian’s Black History Museum Showcases #CityofHope1968 Exhibition

Media only: Jermaine House (202) 633-9495; housej@si.edu Fleur Paysour (202) 633-4761; paysourf@si.edu Shrita Hernandez (202)…

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OPINION: MLK Jr.’s 2018 Legacy: Say ‘No’ to Evil, But ‘Yes’ to Unity and Freedom
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OPINION: MLK Jr.’s 2018 Legacy: Say ‘No’ to Evil, But ‘Yes’ to Unity and Freedom

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO, NNPA) As the world community observes…

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