Ad Agency Group 4A’s Issues “Fair Play Charter” to Members in Response to Alleged “No Hispanic/No Urban” Requests

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) (4 minute read) — “Fair Play Charter” seeks to address perceived bias against Black and Hispanic media owners in the advertising industry. —Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., president and Read More


API President Jack Gerard Says that Job, Business Prospects in the Petrochemical Industry are on the Rise

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) 7 minute read —Jack Gerard, the president and CEO of the American Petroleum Institute, said that he visited historically Black colleges and universities to share information about the career Read More

Black History

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 a totally, Black and independently-owned entity, Sundial Brands founder Richelieu Dennis recently announced the purchase of Essence Communications from Time Read More