Child Watch: Hanging on to Hope to Keep Black Men and Boys Alive
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Child Watch: Hanging on to Hope to Keep Black Men and Boys Alive

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu, one of the…

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Black Boys Do More than Run
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Black Boys Do More than Run

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   I recently attended my grandson Austin Ragland’s graduation…

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Obama Finds a Bolder Voice on Race Issues
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Obama Finds a Bolder Voice on Race Issues

(New York Times) – As he reflected on the festering wounds deepened by race and…

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Funds Flowing to My Brother’s Keeper After First Year
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Funds Flowing to My Brother’s Keeper After First Year

JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — More money than expected has been committed…

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Hip Hop Corner: Expanding the ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Tent
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Hip Hop Corner: Expanding the ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Tent

By Jineea Butler NNPA Columnist My Brother’s Keeper Initiative was developed under the Obama administration…

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Jawanza Kunjufu: From Boys to Girls
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Jawanza Kunjufu: From Boys to Girls

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – For the past 40 years, Jawanza…

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Black Men Show Little Signs of Progress in 40 Years
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Black Men Show Little Signs of Progress in 40 Years

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Black men are no better off…

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Obama Touts Expansion of Program for Minority Boys
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Obama Touts Expansion of Program for Minority Boys

JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced a major expansion…

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Women of Color Urge Obama to ‘Re-align’ My Brother’s Keeper
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Women of Color Urge Obama to ‘Re-align’ My Brother’s Keeper

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – More than 1,000 women of color…

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My Brother’s Keeper Moves Forward with New Report
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My Brother’s Keeper Moves Forward with New Report

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Though still in the early…

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