Ask Alma: My Ex Takes Care of Our Daughter, Financially. Now He Wants to See Her. Should I Let Him?
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Ask Alma: My Ex Takes Care of Our Daughter, Financially. Now He Wants to See Her. Should I Let Him?

By Alma Gill (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Dear Alma: I had a baby in my twenties…

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Why Ending AIDS in Africa Matters to Black Americans
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Why Ending AIDS in Africa Matters to Black Americans

By Dr. Djibril Diallo (Regional Director for Western and Central Africa, UNAIDS) World AIDS Day…

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You Better Watch Your Mouth: Dental Care in the Black Community
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You Better Watch Your Mouth: Dental Care in the Black Community

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) From the time I was a little girl, to…

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OP-ED: We Have to Focus on the Real Causes of Health Disparities in the Black Community
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OP-ED: We Have to Focus on the Real Causes of Health Disparities in the Black Community

By Uni Blake (Scientific Adviser, American Petroleum Institute) The health of African American communities is…

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Black Celebrities, Athletes and Politicians Must Respect the Black Press
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Black Celebrities, Athletes and Politicians Must Respect the Black Press

By Rosetta Miller-Perry (The Tennessee Tribune/NNPA Member) Throughout history, the Black Press has been the…

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Is the FBI’s New Focus on “Black Identity Extremists” the New COINTELPRO?
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Is the FBI’s New Focus on “Black Identity Extremists” the New COINTELPRO?

By Rep. Cedric L. Richmond (D-LA-02) (Chairman, Congressional Black Caucus) If you’ve been to a…

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Why We’re So Lucky that Donald Trump is the Most Unreasonable President in U.S. History
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Why We’re So Lucky that Donald Trump is the Most Unreasonable President in U.S. History

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) In one of my recent columns, I talked about…

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Accepting the Challenge to Ensure Future Leadership
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Accepting the Challenge to Ensure Future Leadership

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO, NNPA) I once asked the first…

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Why Black Faith Leaders Must Lead the Fight for Healthcare Access
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Why Black Faith Leaders Must Lead the Fight for Healthcare Access

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) First of all, despite the Trump Administration’s efforts to…

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Texans Owner Bob McNair Meant Everything He Said about NFL Players
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Texans Owner Bob McNair Meant Everything He Said about NFL Players

By Jeffrey Boney (Houston Forward Times/NNPA Member) Black players in the National Football League have…

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