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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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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Democrats, Black Candidates Win Historic Victories on Election Night
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Democrats, Black Candidates Win Historic Victories on Election Night

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The blue wave that swept the country last…

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NAACP Set to Change Tax Status to Engage More Politically
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NAACP Set to Change Tax Status to Engage More Politically

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) After being eclipsed in recent years by Color…

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Fats Domino, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 89
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Fats Domino, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 89

By Stacy Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) Fats Domino, the rock pioneer who inspired Elvis…

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Remembered as a True Legend on Screen and Broadway, Robert Guillaume Dies at 89
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Remembered as a True Legend on Screen and Broadway, Robert Guillaume Dies at 89

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Family members, friends and fans are grieving the…

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New NAACP President Derrick Johnson Vows to Work Closely with NNPA
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New NAACP President Derrick Johnson Vows to Work Closely with NNPA

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The future of the National Association for the…

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A Bright Light of the Black Press Dims: Bernal Smith II Dies at 45
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A Bright Light of the Black Press Dims: Bernal Smith II Dies at 45

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association lost one of…

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Will Stacey Abrams Be America’s First Black Female Governor in U.S. History?
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Will Stacey Abrams Be America’s First Black Female Governor in U.S. History?

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The GOP has held a tight grip on…

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Dr. Aminta Hawkins Breaux Makes History as BSU’s First Female President
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Dr. Aminta Hawkins Breaux Makes History as BSU’s First Female President

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In her historic role as Bowie State University’s first…

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