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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King’s Fight for Economic Justice Was Largely Ignored by Mainstream Media
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King’s Fight for Economic Justice Was Largely Ignored by Mainstream Media

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will always…

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Essence Magazine, Once Again, Black-Owned after Purchase by Sundial Brands Founder Richelieu Dennis
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Essence Magazine, Once Again, Black-Owned after Purchase by Sundial Brands Founder Richelieu Dennis

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a deal that reestablishes Essence magazine as…

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Kay Coles James Becomes First Black Woman to Lead the Conservative Heritage Foundation
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Kay Coles James Becomes First Black Woman to Lead the Conservative Heritage Foundation

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Kay Coles James, the newest president of the…

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Ossie Davis Would Have Turned 100 This Year. His Children Remember his Life.
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Ossie Davis Would Have Turned 100 This Year. His Children Remember his Life.

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Entertainer and activist Ossie Davis would be 100…

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NASA Celebrates Legacy of First Black American Astronaut on Anniversary of his Death
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NASA Celebrates Legacy of First Black American Astronaut on Anniversary of his Death

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Fifty years ago, a tragic accident ended the groundbreaking…

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