The Black Press Shows Resilience of the Black Community
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The Black Press Shows Resilience of the Black Community

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) For 190 years, the Black Press has chronicled…

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Advertising Guru Carol H. Williams Earns Hall of Fame Honor
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Advertising Guru Carol H. Williams Earns Hall of Fame Honor

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Carol H. Williams has been quite busy. The…

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Emmett Till’s Accuser Carolyn Bryant Donham Admits It was All a Lie
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Emmett Till’s Accuser Carolyn Bryant Donham Admits It was All a Lie

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) More than six decades after the horrific,…

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Most Interesting Responses to Harriet Tubman Replacing Andrew Jackson on the $20 Bill
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Most Interesting Responses to Harriet Tubman Replacing Andrew Jackson on the $20 Bill

[CHICAGO DEFENDER] In a shocking development, and one that probably angers The View’s vapid and…

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How the Black Press Played Vital Role in “Hidden Figures”
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How the Black Press Played Vital Role in “Hidden Figures”

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In her book, “Hidden Figures,” author Margot Lee…

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Louisville Native ‘AP’ Powell Makes History, Gives Back to the Black Community
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Louisville Native ‘AP’ Powell Makes History, Gives Back to the Black Community

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Alan “AP” Powell is one of the nation’s…

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Big Black Oscar Wins: “Moonlight,” Viola Davis, Mahershala Ali Take Home Oscars
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Big Black Oscar Wins: “Moonlight,” Viola Davis, Mahershala Ali Take Home Oscars

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During an unexpected made-for-Hollyood moment, “Moonlight,” a film…

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Black Students Who Integrated Schools in Central Florida 50 Years Ago Share Their Stories
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Black Students Who Integrated Schools in Central Florida 50 Years Ago Share Their Stories

By Louis C. Ward (The Orlando Times, NNPA Member) Gessner Harris remembers White students hanging…

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Andrew Young Talks about King’s Legacy, Trump’s White House
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Andrew Young Talks about King’s Legacy, Trump’s White House

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) It’s forever a burning question, particularly as many…

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First Black Astronaut Robert H. Lawrence Jr. Remains a Forgotten Pioneer
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First Black Astronaut Robert H. Lawrence Jr. Remains a Forgotten Pioneer

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Two historic events that changed America occurred 50 years…

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