Erath Honors African-American Teacher with Historical Marker
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Erath Honors African-American Teacher with Historical Marker

A labor of love came full circle Tuesday. Community members gathered to pay homage to…

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Teach for America Welcomes Increase in Black Teachers
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Teach for America Welcomes Increase in Black Teachers

By Akeya Dickson Washington Correspondent NNPA News Service As the interest rates on higher education…

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Russell Simmons Likens Jewish Conflict to Rap Beef
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Russell Simmons Likens Jewish Conflict to Rap Beef

By Akeya Dickson Washington Correspondent NNPA News Service During Russell Simmons’ recent visit to Israel,…

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St. Louis American Dominates NNPA’s Merit Awards
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St. Louis American Dominates NNPA’s Merit Awards

By George E. Curry Editor-in-Chief NNPA News Service ATLANTA (NNPA) – The St. Louis American…

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Yvonne Coleman-Bach Named NNPA’s Publisher of the Year
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Yvonne Coleman-Bach Named NNPA’s Publisher of the Year

By George E. Curry Editor-in-Chief NNPA News Service ATLANTA (NNPA) – Yvonne Coleman-Bach of the…

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Obama Continues to Disrespect the Black Press
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Obama Continues to Disrespect the Black Press

By Akeya Dickson Washington Correspondent NNPA News Service ATLANTA (NNPA) – A panel discussion Thursday…

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Queens Kid Not Allowed to Give Speech on Gay Marriage
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Queens Kid Not Allowed to Give Speech on Gay Marriage

[The Huffington Post] A New York City-based fifth grader’s pro-gay marriage speech will never be…

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Gambia’s Fatou Bensouda Takes Helm as ICC Prosecutor
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Gambia’s Fatou Bensouda Takes Helm as ICC Prosecutor

[BET.com] Courtesy: BET.com Fatou Bensouda, a former justice minister from the West African nation of Gambia,…

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Trayvon Martin’s Father Has a Special Father’s Day Message
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Trayvon Martin’s Father Has a Special Father’s Day Message

[BET.com] {Courtesy: BET.com)   Tracy Martin, the father of Trayvon Martin, has recorded a Fathers Day message…

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Obama Defends Immigrant Deportation Rules Criticized as Political
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Obama Defends Immigrant Deportation Rules Criticized as Political

[ABC News] President Obama flashed anger for the first time in recent memory today as…

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