A Tale of Two Conventions
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A Tale of Two Conventions

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Having attended the Republican National Convention (RNC) in…

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Goldman Sachs’ “10,000 Small Businesses” Program Spurs Economic Growth
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Goldman Sachs’ “10,000 Small Businesses” Program Spurs Economic Growth

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributor) In 2010, Goldman Sachs launched the “10,000…

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Cities Make Police Changes After Unrest Over Citizen Deaths
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Cities Make Police Changes After Unrest Over Citizen Deaths

    The fatal shooting of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old, by a white Ferguson,…

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Attendees of First Black Lives Matter Conference in Cleveland Hosed with Pepper Spray After Protesting Nearby Arrest of 14-Year-Old
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Judge: Enough Evidence to Charge Police in Black Boy’s Death
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Judge: Enough Evidence to Charge Police in Black Boy’s Death

MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge said Thursday that enough evidence exists…

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Cleveland Group to Announce Court Filing Seeking Charges in Tamir Rice Killing
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Cleveland Group to Announce Court Filing Seeking Charges in Tamir Rice Killing

  CLEVELAND, Ohio (Cleveland.com) – A group of community leaders, clergy and civil rights activists…

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Cleveland, on the Brink
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Cleveland, on the Brink

Jamil Smith, THE NEW REPUBLIC   CLEVELAND (The New Republic) — Before last week, the…

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Angry Activists in Cleveland: Justice for Blacks in America Will Never Happen
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Angry Activists in Cleveland: Justice for Blacks in America Will Never Happen

  By Richard B. Muhammad and Charlene Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final…

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Samaria Rice on Loving and Losing Her Son, Tamir
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Samaria Rice on Loving and Losing Her Son, Tamir

(Ebony) – “I sent two children to play that day and only one came back.”…

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Probe of Police Death of Boy, 12, Now in Prosecutors’ Hands
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Probe of Police Death of Boy, 12, Now in Prosecutors’ Hands

MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) — The investigation into the fatal shooting of a…

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