NNPA President Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Extols the Black Press, Black Voters at the NAACP Convention in San Antonio
Permalink
Featured

NNPA President Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Extols the Black Press, Black Voters at the NAACP Convention in San Antonio

NNPA President and CEO Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., delivered inspirational remarks during the 109th…

Continue Reading →

CVS Managers Involved in Chicago Coupon Incident Fired
Permalink

CVS Managers Involved in Chicago Coupon Incident Fired

Two CVS managers involved in an incident at a store on Chicago’s North Side are…

Continue Reading →

Why I Chose to be the Mentor for the NNPA’s Discover the Unexpected Journalism Fellowship Program
Permalink
Featured

Why I Chose to be the Mentor for the NNPA’s Discover the Unexpected Journalism Fellowship Program

Dana Blair is the Road Trip Navigator for the NNPA’s 2018 Discover The Unexpected Journalism…

Continue Reading →

ICYMI: Civil Rights Groups, Democrats Oppose Trump’s SCOTUS Pick
Permalink
Featured

ICYMI: Civil Rights Groups, Democrats Oppose Trump’s SCOTUS Pick

Civil rights groups and congressional Democrats plan to oppose Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination, President…

Continue Reading →

The Black Press Challenges Fake News at Annual Conference
Permalink

The Black Press Challenges Fake News at Annual Conference

A. Scott Bolden of Reed Smith, consultant Deborah Gray-Young, economist Dr. Julianne Malveaux and NABJ…

Continue Reading →

NNPA Honors General Motors with 2018 National Meritorious Leadership Award
Permalink

NNPA Honors General Motors with 2018 National Meritorious Leadership Award

Lester A. Booker Jr., the Corporate Giving Communications Lead for General Motors, accepts the 2018…

Continue Reading →

How Frederick Douglass Challenged the Hypocrisy of Independence Day
Permalink
Featured

How Frederick Douglass Challenged the Hypocrisy of Independence Day

Frederick Douglass often challenged the hypocrisy of Independent's Day in speeches.

Continue Reading →

“Conscience of the Nation” Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr., Honored with 2018 Lifetime Legacy Award
Permalink

“Conscience of the Nation” Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr., Honored with 2018 Lifetime Legacy Award

Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr. accepts the 2018 NNPA Lifetime Legacy Award during the 2018 NNPA…

Continue Reading →

2018 NNPA Lifetime Legacy Award Winner Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. Pushes for Federal Anti-Lynching Law
Permalink

2018 NNPA Lifetime Legacy Award Winner Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. Pushes for Federal Anti-Lynching Law

Rev. Jesse Jackson is calling for a federal Anti-Lynching Law. Senators Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Kamal…

Continue Reading →

Poor People’s Campaign Activists Rally in Washington
Permalink

Poor People’s Campaign Activists Rally in Washington

Rev. Dr. William Barber of Repairers of the Breach recently led a Poor People’s Campaign…

Continue Reading →