President Trump “Jokes” about Police Brutality in Long Island Speech
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President Trump “Jokes” about Police Brutality in Long Island Speech

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a speech at Suffolk County Community College…

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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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Gwendolyn Brooks Won the Pulitzer Prize while Living in a Housing Project
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Gwendolyn Brooks Won the Pulitzer Prize while Living in a Housing Project

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Gwendolyn Brooks’ apartment was dark on May 1, 1950.…

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Education Policy Experts “Disappointed” by Some ESSA State Plans
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Education Policy Experts “Disappointed” by Some ESSA State Plans

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Education policy experts have expressed serious concerns about…

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Portland Lawmakers Pass Racial Profiling Bill
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Portland Lawmakers Pass Racial Profiling Bill

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In an effort to improve the relationship between…

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NAACP Focuses on Millennials for Future Growth
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NAACP Focuses on Millennials for Future Growth

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) As Derrick Johnson assumes the role of interim president…

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NAACP Names Derrick Johnson as Interim President
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NAACP Names Derrick Johnson as Interim President

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The NAACP has named Derrick Johnson, the vice…

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ESSA Encourages States to Innovate Education Policy
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ESSA Encourages States to Innovate Education Policy

By Courtney Borchert (North Dallas Gazette/NNPA Member) Texas will implement the Every Student Succeeds Act…

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What’s Next for O.J. Simpson?
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What’s Next for O.J. Simpson?

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) O.J. Simpson will be a free man on…

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Nita Key Enrichment Focused on Saving Music in N.C. Schools
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Nita Key Enrichment Focused on Saving Music in N.C. Schools

By Taylor Burris (NNPA/DTU Journalism Fellow) “College should not make you or break you,” said…

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