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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President Obama Says Farewell, But Not Goodbye
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President Obama Says Farewell, But Not Goodbye

By Mary L. Datcher (Chicago Defender/NNPA Member) On Tuesday, January 10, the world set eyes…

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Café Mocha Radio Salute Her Tour Concludes with a Celebration of Chicago’s Phenomenal Women
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Café Mocha Radio Salute Her Tour Concludes with a Celebration of Chicago’s Phenomenal Women

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHICAGO — On December 8th the nationally syndicated Café Mocha show wrapped…

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Hillary Clinton Up Close
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Hillary Clinton Up Close

By Kai EL’Zabar (Executive Editor, Chicago Defender) Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton came to…

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Young Black Scholars “Discover the Unexpected” on the Journey to Empowerment
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Young Black Scholars “Discover the Unexpected” on the Journey to Empowerment

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President of the National Newspaper Publishers Association) The legendary scholar,…

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The Great Migration was a Triumph of the Black Press
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The Great Migration was a Triumph of the Black Press

By Erick Johnson (From The Chicago Crusader, NNPA Member) There were over six hundred Black…

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NNPA, Chevrolet Launch Historic Internship Program at Howard University
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NNPA, Chevrolet Launch Historic Internship Program at Howard University

By Freddie Allen (NNPA National News Managing Editor) In an effort to provide student journalists…

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Legacy of ‘First Lady of the Black Press’ Still Relevant Today
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Legacy of ‘First Lady of the Black Press’ Still Relevant Today

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – When James McGrath Morris set out…

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