International Response Needed to End Famine Now in South Sudan
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International Response Needed to End Famine Now in South Sudan

By Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) On February 20, 2017, the United Nations declared a state…

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Fired FBI Director James Comey Testifies, says President Trump Lied
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Fired FBI Director James Comey Testifies, says President Trump Lied

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During dramatic testimony before the U.S. Senate Select…

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Ex-N.C. Governor McCrory Still Chasing Imaginary Voter Fraud, After Supreme Court Kills HB 589
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Ex-N.C. Governor McCrory Still Chasing Imaginary Voter Fraud, After Supreme Court Kills HB 589

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a recent Republican convention in North Carolina,…

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Prohibitions and Bans: Serious, Unintended Consequences
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Prohibitions and Bans: Serious, Unintended Consequences

By Reverend Al Sharpton, National Action Network and Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr., National Newspaper…

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President Trump’s Cruel War on Children
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President Trump’s Cruel War on Children

By Marian Wright Edelman (President, Children’s Defense Fund) Our nation’s budget should reflect our nation’s…

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Building a Pipeline of HBCU Students to Washington, D.C.
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Building a Pipeline of HBCU Students to Washington, D.C.

By Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-N.C.) Summer internships are one important way that students can explore…

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House Votes to Limit Powers of First Black Librarian of Congress
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House Votes to Limit Powers of First Black Librarian of Congress

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a vote of 378 to 48, the…

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The Mission of the Democratic Faith Working Group
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The Mission of the Democratic Faith Working Group

By Rep. James E. Clyburn (D-S.C.) Growing up in a church parsonage, the eldest son…

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Bill to Celebrate 400 Years of Black History Passes U.S. House
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Bill to Celebrate 400 Years of Black History Passes U.S. House

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a rare display of bipartisanship in Congress,…

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Ohio Pastor Darrell Scott Convenes “Gang Summit” in Washington, D.C.
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Ohio Pastor Darrell Scott Convenes “Gang Summit” in Washington, D.C.

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) After backpedaling from claims he made in February,…

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