Black Speed Skating Champion Shani Davis Snubbed During Winter Olympics Opening
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Black Speed Skating Champion Shani Davis Snubbed During Winter Olympics Opening

America’s First Black Olympic Speed Skater Shani Davis lost the honor to carry the American…

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Super Bowl Ad Using Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Sell Trucks Gets Negative Reaction
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Super Bowl Ad Using Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Sell Trucks Gets Negative Reaction

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) There were ads with Morgan Freeman rapping and…

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WATCH: Colin Cowherd Talks LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers
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WATCH: Colin Cowherd Talks LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers

[THE HERD WITH COLIN COWHERD/YOUTUBE.COM] Colin Cowherd talks LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers after…

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The Today Show: UCLA Basketball Player LiAngelo Ball: Being Jailed In China Was ‘Horrible’
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The Today Show: UCLA Basketball Player LiAngelo Ball: Being Jailed In China Was ‘Horrible’

Rising basketball star LiAngelo Ball made headlines when he was detained in China on a…

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OP-ED: If Black Lives Really Matter to Black People, Then It’s Time to Stop Watching the NFL.
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OP-ED: If Black Lives Really Matter to Black People, Then It’s Time to Stop Watching the NFL.

By Chris B. Bennett (The Seattle Medium/NNPA Member) For years, the African American community has…

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Can the Washington Wizards Win the NBA Title?
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Can the Washington Wizards Win the NBA Title?

By Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley (AFRO, NNPA Member) A few weeks ago, the…

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How Whiteness Works: Why Lovie Smith Can’t Get Jeff Fisher’s Line of Credit
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How Whiteness Works: Why Lovie Smith Can’t Get Jeff Fisher’s Line of Credit

[NYDAILYNEWS.COM] Jeff Fisher and Gus Bradley were both fired in the last two weeks. Fisher…

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Former Pro Baseball Player Omar Washington Training Black Youth for the Big Leagues
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Former Pro Baseball Player Omar Washington Training Black Youth for the Big Leagues

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Omar Washington, a former professional baseball player with…

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NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Speaks Up, Forces Fans to Confront Reality of Racism in America
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NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Speaks Up, Forces Fans to Confront Reality of Racism in America

[FINALCALL.COM/NNPA MEMBER] “I’m not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for…

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WATCH: Former NFL Superstar Shannon Sharpe Talks about Colin Kaepernick’s Silent Protest
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WATCH: Former NFL Superstar Shannon Sharpe Talks about Colin Kaepernick’s Silent Protest

[UNDISPUTED/FS1 VIA YOUTUBE] Shannon Sharpe reflects on the meaning of Colin Kaepernick’s silent protest of…

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