NAACP Set to Change Tax Status to Engage More Politically
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NAACP Set to Change Tax Status to Engage More Politically

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) After being eclipsed in recent years by Color…

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Fats Domino, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 89
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Fats Domino, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 89

By Stacy Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) Fats Domino, the rock pioneer who inspired Elvis…

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Remembered as a True Legend on Screen and Broadway, Robert Guillaume Dies at 89
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Remembered as a True Legend on Screen and Broadway, Robert Guillaume Dies at 89

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Family members, friends and fans are grieving the…

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A Bright Light of the Black Press Dims: Bernal Smith II Dies at 45
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A Bright Light of the Black Press Dims: Bernal Smith II Dies at 45

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association lost one of…

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Will Stacey Abrams Be America’s First Black Female Governor in U.S. History?
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Will Stacey Abrams Be America’s First Black Female Governor in U.S. History?

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The GOP has held a tight grip on…

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Dr. Aminta Hawkins Breaux Makes History as BSU’s First Female President
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Dr. Aminta Hawkins Breaux Makes History as BSU’s First Female President

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In her historic role as Bowie State University’s first…

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PRESS ROOM: National Museum of African American History and Culture Celebrates First Anniversary With Festivities and Extended Hours Sept. 23–24
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The NNPA Salutes the Living Legacy of Dick Gregory
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The NNPA Salutes the Living Legacy of Dick Gregory

The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) pauses to express our heartfelt condolences to the family…

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PRESS ROOM: The NNPA Mourns the Loss of Dick Gregory
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PRESS ROOM: The NNPA Mourns the Loss of Dick Gregory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 20, 2017 Contact: Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. dr.bchavis@nnpa.org, 202.588.8764 WASHINGTON—The…

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Dick Gregory, Civil Rights Activist and Innovative Comedian, Dies at 84
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Dick Gregory, Civil Rights Activist and Innovative Comedian, Dies at 84

By Stacy M Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Legendary civil rights activist and comedian Dick Gregory…

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