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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Funeral Service for Man Credited with Making the Jamaican Beef Patty Mainstream, Scheduled for Today in the Bronx
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Funeral Service for Man Credited with Making the Jamaican Beef Patty Mainstream, Scheduled for Today in the Bronx

By Howard Campbell (Westside Gazette/NNPA Member) The funeral service for Lowell Hawthorne, the CEO of…

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Film Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars)
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Film Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars)

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars Wow! This…

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Black Women, Democrat Doug Jones Win Alabama Senate Race
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Black Women, Democrat Doug Jones Win Alabama Senate Race

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) A heavy African American turnout in Alabama’s special…

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The Oil and Natural Gas Industry Offers Higher Wages for Black STEM Professionals
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The Oil and Natural Gas Industry Offers Higher Wages for Black STEM Professionals

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Editor-In-Chief) When it comes to preparing the next generation for…

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Simeon Booker, an Icon of Black Journalism, Dies at 99
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Simeon Booker, an Icon of Black Journalism, Dies at 99

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Simeon Booker, a trailblazing Black journalist, who covered…

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CBC Members Met with FBI Director Christopher Wray about the FBI’s Controversial “Black Identity Extremists” Report. This Is What They Learned.
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Why We Need More Black Men in Early Childhood Education
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Why We Need More Black Men in Early Childhood Education

By Royston Maxwell Lyttle (Principal, Eagle Academy Public Charter School/Grades 1-3) As educators, we have…

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces Parkinson’s Diagnosis
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Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces Parkinson’s Diagnosis

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Reverend Jesse Jackson’s Parkinson’s disease diagnosis caught many…

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The Black Press Mourns a New York Beacon
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The Black Press Mourns a New York Beacon

From Crusader Staff Report (Crusader Newspaper Group/NNPA Member) The Black Press lost one of its…

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