The Transformative Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., in 2016
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The Transformative Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., in 2016

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA News Wire Columnist There is no debate concerning the…

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This Is How the Holidays Expose Income Inequality
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This Is How the Holidays Expose Income Inequality

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA News Wire Columnist In progressive policy circles, and during the Democratic…

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New Year’s Resolutions for Black America in 2016
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New Year’s Resolutions for Black America in 2016

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA News Wire Columnist Whenever we begin a new calendar…

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Houston Police Department Releases Jordan Baker Video
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Houston Police Department Releases Jordan Baker Video

By Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA News Wire from Houston Forward Times “Houston…

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Marchers protest CPD handling of Laquan McDonald’s murder
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Marchers protest CPD handling of Laquan McDonald’s murder

[CHICAGO TRIBUNE] About 300 to 400 protesters angry about the killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald…

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Benjamin Chavis Urges Support for Black Lives Matter Movement
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Benjamin Chavis Urges Support for Black Lives Matter Movement

By Sarafina Wright Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Washington Informer For many…

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Dr. Ben Carson and the Lessons from Clarence Thomas
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Dr. Ben Carson and the Lessons from Clarence Thomas

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist I will never forget the debate that engulfed Black…

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Minneapolis Police Shoot, Kill Another Unarmed Black Man
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Minneapolis Police Shoot, Kill Another Unarmed Black Man

By Harry Colbert, Jr. and Insight News Editors Special to the NNPA News Wire from…

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Students rally against swastika painted at Bowie State University
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Students rally against swastika painted at Bowie State University

[WTOP] BOWIE, Md. — In the wake of an online threat against Howard University and…

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This is Why Calling the Black Lives Matter “Anti-Police” Won’t Work
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This is Why Calling the Black Lives Matter “Anti-Police” Won’t Work

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist It has been both interesting and unsettling to watch…

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