Op-Ed: Payday Lenders Want to Charge Triple-digit Interest on Your Loans. The U.S. Congress You Elected Wants to Help Them.
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Op-Ed: Payday Lenders Want to Charge Triple-digit Interest on Your Loans. The U.S. Congress You Elected Wants to Help Them.

By Charlene Crowell (Communications Deputy Director, Center for Responsible Lending) “If at first you don’t…

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Why We Need More Black Men in Early Childhood Education
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Why We Need More Black Men in Early Childhood Education

By Royston Maxwell Lyttle (Principal, Eagle Academy Public Charter School/Grades 1-3) As educators, we have…

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“Touched by an Angel” Star Della Reese Dies at 86
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“Touched by an Angel” Star Della Reese Dies at 86

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Della Reese, the legendary actress and star of…

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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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Bishop William J. Barber II to Meet Pope Francis at the Vatican on Thanksgiving Day
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Bishop William J. Barber II to Meet Pope Francis at the Vatican on Thanksgiving Day

By Cash Michaels (The Wilmington Journal/NNPA Member) In an exclusive interview with The Wilmington Journal,…

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces Parkinson’s Diagnosis
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Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces Parkinson’s Diagnosis

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Reverend Jesse Jackson’s Parkinson’s disease diagnosis caught many…

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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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The Black Press Mourns a New York Beacon
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The Black Press Mourns a New York Beacon

From Crusader Staff Report (Crusader Newspaper Group/NNPA Member) The Black Press lost one of its…

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Commodores Legend Thomas McClary Talks Reunion, New Book
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Commodores Legend Thomas McClary Talks Reunion, New Book

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Thomas McClary, the legendary founder of the super…

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Eli Lilly Meets with Multicultural Groups to Discuss Healthcare in the U.S.
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Eli Lilly Meets with Multicultural Groups to Discuss Healthcare in the U.S.

Nineteen leaders of select, national multicultural organizations visited the headquarters of Eli Lilly and Company,…

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