NAACP Chief Cornell W. Brooks, Leaders Focus on Future
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NAACP Chief Cornell W. Brooks, Leaders Focus on Future

“We find ourselves at crossroads in history” By Larry Miller Special to the NNPA from…

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Whites Don’t Have to Pretend to Be Black to Lead an NAACP Chapter
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Whites Don’t Have to Pretend to Be Black to Lead an NAACP Chapter

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – If Rachel Dolezal had looked around,…

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A Civil Rights Leader Has Disguised Herself As Black For Years, Her Parents Say
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A Civil Rights Leader Has Disguised Herself As Black For Years, Her Parents Say

  (BuzzFeed) – A civil rights leader in Eastern Washington state has been passing herself off as…

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Carson: Gay Rights Aren’t the Same as Civil Rights
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Carson: Gay Rights Aren’t the Same as Civil Rights

Washington (CNN) – Ben Carson said Wednesday night that he was “irritated” by the comparison…

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Los Angeles County Settles Civil Rights Case with Feds
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Los Angeles County Settles Civil Rights Case with Feds

BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press TAMI ABDOLLAH, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The nation’s largest…

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To Be Equal: The State of Black America—Part 3, Justice
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To Be Equal: The State of Black America—Part 3, Justice

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist     “I am cognizant of the interrelatedness of…

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Fauntroy’s Friends Lead Fundraising Drive
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Fauntroy’s Friends Lead Fundraising Drive

  By Barrington M. Salmon Special to the NNPA from the Washington Informer WASHINGTON (NNPA)…

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Ben Crump: NNPA Newsmaker of the Year
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Ben Crump: NNPA Newsmaker of the Year

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Benjamin Crump, the lawyer…

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Arnwine Resigns as Head of Lawyers’ Committee
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Arnwine Resigns as Head of Lawyers’ Committee

by George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Barbara R. Arnwine does not back…

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Former D.C. Delegate, Civil Rights Icon Fauntroy Sought
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Former D.C. Delegate, Civil Rights Icon Fauntroy Sought

  (New Pittsburgh Courier) – Family and friends of former D.C. Delegate and Civil Rights…

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