At Last: President Obama Dedicates New Black History Museum on the National Mall
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At Last: President Obama Dedicates New Black History Museum on the National Mall

By D. Kevin McNeir (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The idea of erecting a museum that would…

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After Recent Police Shootings, NNPA Declares a State of Emergency in the Black Community
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After Recent Police Shootings, NNPA Declares a State of Emergency in the Black Community

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) The recent extrajudicial killings of three Black males,…

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CBC Members Push Justice Department to Investigate Police Shooting Unarmed Blacks
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CBC Members Push Justice Department to Investigate Police Shooting Unarmed Blacks

By William J. Ford (The Washington Informer, NNPA Member) On Thursday, the Congressional Black Caucus…

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President Obama Makes Urgent Call for Black Voter Turnout
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President Obama Makes Urgent Call for Black Voter Turnout

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO of the NNPA) Last Saturday, we…

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Rep. Charles Rangel Reflects on Stellar Political Career
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Rep. Charles Rangel Reflects on Stellar Political Career

By D. Kevin McNeir (The Washington Informer, NNPA Member) Charles B. Rangel, the celebrated dean…

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Lack of Venture Capital and Bankers Stifles Economic Growth in Communities of Color
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Lack of Venture Capital and Bankers Stifles Economic Growth in Communities of Color

By R. Donahue Peebles (Chairman, of the Board of Directors of the Congressional Black Caucus…

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Why Access to Capital Still Matters
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Why Access to Capital Still Matters

By A. Shuanise Washington (President and CEO Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated) The lack of…

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NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Speaks Up, Forces Fans to Confront Reality of Racism in America
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NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Speaks Up, Forces Fans to Confront Reality of Racism in America

[FINALCALL.COM/NNPA MEMBER] “I’m not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for…

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Federal Courts Blunt Voter Suppression Efforts in Five States
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Federal Courts Blunt Voter Suppression Efforts in Five States

By Barrington M. Salmon (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In the span of thirty days, federal judges…

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Curator and Researcher Mary Elliott Shares Insight into New Black History Museum
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Curator and Researcher Mary Elliott Shares Insight into New Black History Museum

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In less than two weeks, visitors to the…

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