It’s Time for Congress to Pass a Hurricane Harvey Emergency Funding Package
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It’s Time for Congress to Pass a Hurricane Harvey Emergency Funding Package

By Rep. Al Green (TX-09), Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (MS-02) and  Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18)…

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Hurricane Harvey Wreaks Havoc on Gulf Coast
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Hurricane Harvey Wreaks Havoc on Gulf Coast

By Stacy M. Brown and D. Kevin McNeir (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) As more and…

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Sharpton, Clergy Push for Social Activism, Blast Trump Presidency
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Sharpton, Clergy Push for Social Activism, Blast Trump Presidency

By Dorothy Rowley (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) WASHINGTON, D.C.—Thousands of people, including a cadre of…

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This Is Why I Partnered with Airbnb to Engage Communities of Color
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This Is Why I Partnered with Airbnb to Engage Communities of Color

By Danny Glover (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) The history of housing in America is a…

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CBC Chairman Talks HBCUs, Impeachment and #RootOutRacism
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CBC Chairman Talks HBCUs, Impeachment and #RootOutRacism

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a conference call with reporters, Rep. Cedric…

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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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Russell Simmons Inspires Youth with “Keep The Peace” Program
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Russell Simmons Inspires Youth with “Keep The Peace” Program

By Shaquille Woods (Los Angeles Sentinel/NNPA Member) Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons recently hosted an event…

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Black Publishers Push for Report on Federal Ad Spending
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Black Publishers Push for Report on Federal Ad Spending

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is set to…

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Morehouse Student Follows His Passion, Finds the Black Press
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Morehouse Student Follows His Passion, Finds the Black Press

By Tiana Hunt (NNPA/DTU Journalism Fellow) Darrell Williams is a rising senior at Morehouse College,…

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Family, Friends Celebrate the Life and Legacy of Martha Rivera Chavis
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Family, Friends Celebrate the Life and Legacy of Martha Rivera Chavis

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor, NNPA Newswire) Family and friends from across the globe, gathered…

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