How the Obama Presidency Exposed America’s Unchanged Ways
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How the Obama Presidency Exposed America’s Unchanged Ways

By Deric Muhammad Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Houston Forward Times “It’s…

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Ask Alma
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Ask Alma

By Alma Gill NNPA Columnist   Dear Alma, I am a 25-year-old man. I consider myself…

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Cavemen Keep Sexism Alive
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Cavemen Keep Sexism Alive

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   Women serve in almost every high-powered job in…

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Beyond the Rhetoric: Diluting Black Business
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Beyond the Rhetoric: Diluting Black Business

By Harry C. Alford NNPA Columnist   We have these programs from the blood, sweat…

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Is the Recovery Stumbling or Soaring?
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Is the Recovery Stumbling or Soaring?

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   Although the overall unemployment rate still exceeds 7 percent,…

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Blackonomics: Obama Not Singing ‘You Have a Friend’
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Blackonomics: Obama Not Singing ‘You Have a Friend’

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist                                                                                                 The aphorism, “A friend in need is a friend…

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HIP HOP CONNECTION: Hip Hop Can Maintain Political Momentum
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HIP HOP CONNECTION: Hip Hop Can Maintain Political Momentum

By Jineea Butler NNPA Columnist   Hooray!  The Associated Press reported that America’s Blacks voted…

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Lean in to Leaning In
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Lean in to Leaning In

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist    One would be hard-pressed not to acknowledge that Sheryl…

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CHILD WATCH: Common Sense Gun Safety Laws
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CHILD WATCH: Common Sense Gun Safety Laws

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   “’I’m learning that milestones are a very difficult…

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Don’t let Bank Payday Exploit Seniors and Social Security
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Don’t let Bank Payday Exploit Seniors and Social Security

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   The term “payday loans” often evokes images of stores…

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