Bill to Celebrate 400 Years of Black History Passes U.S. House
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Bill to Celebrate 400 Years of Black History Passes U.S. House

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a rare display of bipartisanship in Congress,…

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Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Keeps His Legacy Alive
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Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Keeps His Legacy Alive

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Cecilia Marshall never imagined that the battle for…

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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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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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NNPA Honors Legendary Houston Forward Times Publisher Lenora “Doll” Carter
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NNPA Honors Legendary Houston Forward Times Publisher Lenora “Doll” Carter

Carter Enshrined in the NNPA Gallery of Distinguished Newspaper Publishers By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA…

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USDA Director: Agriculture Census Important for Black Farmers
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USDA Director: Agriculture Census Important for Black Farmers

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) At first glance, King Whetstone might present an…

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Volkswagen Group of America Celebrates Black American Racers
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Volkswagen Group of America Celebrates Black American Racers

By Darcy Kohn In celebration of the contributions of African Americans in auto racing, the…

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“We Are Family” Singer Joni Sledge Died of Natural Causes
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“We Are Family” Singer Joni Sledge Died of Natural Causes

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) Joni Sledge, the second eldest sister in…

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Still Pleading Our Own Cause: The Black Press Celebrates 190 Years
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Still Pleading Our Own Cause: The Black Press Celebrates 190 Years

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributor) The oldest Black business industry in America…

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The Descendants of Dred Scott and Chief Justice Roger B. Taney Meet
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The Descendants of Dred Scott and Chief Justice Roger B. Taney Meet

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Pete Taney knew this day would come. “I’ve…

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