Op-Ed

Ben Carson’s Political Malpractice

By Walter L. Fields, Jr NNPA Columnist   By any measure Ben Carson is at the top of his field. The renowned surgeon has established a clear and irrefutable legacy in medicine. His life-altering surgical procedures are the stuff of legend, and the fact that Read More

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Op-Ed

Blackonomics: Black Voters are Back in Style

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist   The push for the Black vote is on. Black folks are back in style.  Black is beautiful – again.  Since the last election, the mantra has become, “Get more ‘minorities’ to vote Republican” and Black voters are at the Read More

Politics

Ben Carson: Candidate-in-Waiting? Or New GOP Toy?

by Adrienne Washington Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper Dr. Ben Carson (Courtesy Photo) A major television network anoints him “The New Conservative Folk Hero.” A Wall Street Journal editorial and a T-shirt available online hail “Ben Carson for President.” Well, maybe not for president, but Read More