Building The Movement to Fight Extremism
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Building The Movement to Fight Extremism

By Reverend Dr. William J. Barber, II (President, North Carolina NAACP) On Friday, January 27,…

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Black History: What You Should Know about the “Greensboro Six”
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Black History: What You Should Know about the “Greensboro Six”

By Michael Dean Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Arizona Informant Recently this…

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Book Review: ‘Black Silent Majority’ by Michael Javen Fortner
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Book Review: ‘Black Silent Majority’ by Michael Javen Fortner

(New York Times) – For as long as I can remember, certain relatives of mine…

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NAACP ‘Journey’ March Focuses on Voting Rights in N.C.
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NAACP ‘Journey’ March Focuses on Voting Rights in N.C.

  By Afrique I. Kilimanjaro Special to the NNPA from Carolina Peacemaker RALEIGH, N.C. (NNPA) –…

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Grieving Mothers Connect with Emmett Till’s Relatives
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Grieving Mothers Connect with Emmett Till’s Relatives

By Erick Johnson Special to the NNPA from Chicago Crusader CHICAGO (NNPA) – It was Geneva…

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The Martyrdom of Emmett Louis Till
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The Martyrdom of Emmett Louis Till

Weekend of activities connects generations active in the struggle to protect Black lives by Ashahed…

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N.C. Court to Decide the Fate of Voting Rights for Blacks
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N.C. Court to Decide the Fate of Voting Rights for Blacks

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Two pivotal court cases in…

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Black Lives Matter Movement Experiencing Growing Pains
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Black Lives Matter Movement Experiencing Growing Pains

JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists, black…

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Amelia Boynton Remembered as the ‘Rosa Parks’ of Selma Movement
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Amelia Boynton Remembered as the ‘Rosa Parks’ of Selma Movement

  By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Amelia Boynton Robinson, who died…

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Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies at 104
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Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies at 104

PHILLIP LUCAS, Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Amelia Boynton Robinson, a civil rights activist…

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