Why We Must Never Forget Our Roots
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Why We Must Never Forget Our Roots

By Marian Wright Edelman (President of the Children’s Defense Fund) “So Dad has joined the…

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Child Watch: Recognizing All of America’s S/Heroes
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Child Watch: Recognizing All of America’s S/Heroes

By Marian Wright Edelman (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Every day I wear a pair of…

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Child Watch: Teaching the Truth About America’s History
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Child Watch: Teaching the Truth About America’s History

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist “The more you know about the past, the better…

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Child Watch: The Piercing Cry of Child Poverty
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Child Watch: The Piercing Cry of Child Poverty

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   Pope Francis speaks out faithfully and forcefully against…

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Child Watch: Young Black Males – Pushed Out and Pushed Away
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Child Watch: Young Black Males – Pushed Out and Pushed Away

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   Damien Durr is a brilliant young man who…

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Child Watch: The Power of ‘Prophetic Grief’
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Child Watch: The Power of ‘Prophetic Grief’

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   Recently, Rev. Otis Moss, Jr., pastor emeritus at…

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Child Watch: Wise Servant-Leadership from Howard University’s President
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Child Watch: Wise Servant-Leadership from Howard University’s President

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   When I was growing up, my parents constantly…

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Child Watch: It’s Hard to Be What You Can’t See
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Child Watch: It’s Hard to Be What You Can’t See

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   As a new school year starts, many parents…

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Child Watch: Where are the Caring Adults?
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Child Watch: Where are the Caring Adults?

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   What’s on the minds of many high school…

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Child Watch: Hanging on to Hope to Keep Black Men and Boys Alive
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Child Watch: Hanging on to Hope to Keep Black Men and Boys Alive

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu, one of the…

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