President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama Official Portraits Unveiled in Washington
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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama Official Portraits Unveiled in Washington

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama official portraits unveiled in Washington at the…

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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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Rod Doss Honored with 2018 NNPA Publisher Lifetime Achievement Award
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Rod Doss Honored with 2018 NNPA Publisher Lifetime Achievement Award

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) For 50 years, Rod Doss has remained dedicated…

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The Black Press and the NAACP Join Forces to Address Issues Affecting the Black Community
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The Black Press and the NAACP Join Forces to Address Issues Affecting the Black Community

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), a trade…

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Martin Luther King III Talks to the Black Press about His Father’s Legacy
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Martin Luther King III Talks to the Black Press about His Father’s Legacy

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Nearly 50 years ago, the world lost one…

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King’s Fight for Economic Justice Was Largely Ignored by Mainstream Media
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King’s Fight for Economic Justice Was Largely Ignored by Mainstream Media

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will always…

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Essence Magazine, Once Again, Black-Owned after Purchase by Sundial Brands Founder Richelieu Dennis
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Essence Magazine, Once Again, Black-Owned after Purchase by Sundial Brands Founder Richelieu Dennis

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a deal that reestablishes Essence magazine as…

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Kay Coles James Becomes First Black Woman to Lead the Conservative Heritage Foundation
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Kay Coles James Becomes First Black Woman to Lead the Conservative Heritage Foundation

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Kay Coles James, the newest president of the…

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A Year In Review: Donald Trump, Sexual Assault Cases Dominate 2017 Headlines
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A Year In Review: Donald Trump, Sexual Assault Cases Dominate 2017 Headlines

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Love it or hate it, 2017 will be…

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Ossie Davis Would Have Turned 100 This Year. His Children Remember his Life.
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Ossie Davis Would Have Turned 100 This Year. His Children Remember his Life.

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Entertainer and activist Ossie Davis would be 100…

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