PRESS ROOM: Buick Hosts Intimate Conversation on “The Journey Through the African American Experience”
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PRESS ROOM: Buick Hosts Intimate Conversation on “The Journey Through the African American Experience”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, DC—Buick hosted eight African-American journalists on a historic road trip in…

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Jesse Jackson Tells Uber to Release Diversity Data, Invest in Oakland
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Jesse Jackson Tells Uber to Release Diversity Data, Invest in Oakland

[WASHINGTONINFORMER.COM/NNPA MEMBER] In a letter to Uber’s CEO Travis Kalanick, civil rights leader Rev. Jesse…

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African American Designer Shines at Toyota
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African American Designer Shines at Toyota

By Freddie Allen NNPA News Wire Senior Correspondent Rob McConnell, the manager for body engineering…

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Obama Has Vastly Changed the Face of the Federal Bureaucracy
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Obama Has Vastly Changed the Face of the Federal Bureaucracy

(The Washington Post) – Friday afternoon announcements in Washington are usually aimed at attracting as…

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TV Academy, Actors Union Toast Diversity at Pre-Emmy Party
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TV Academy, Actors Union Toast Diversity at Pre-Emmy Party

SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — With hit shows like “Empire,”…

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Analysis: Chicago Is The Most Segregated City In America
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Analysis: Chicago Is The Most Segregated City In America

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago is the most segregated city in the United States, while also…

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University of Alabama Elects First African American SGA President in Nearly 40 Years
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University of Alabama Elects First African American SGA President in Nearly 40 Years

Amanda Bennett, HUFFINGTON POST   TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (Huffington Post)—On March 10, Elliot Spillers was elected…

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New FBI Numbers Show Decline in Black Agent Ranks
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New FBI Numbers Show Decline in Black Agent Ranks

  (Politico) – The diversity of the FBI’s special agent ranks slipped further in the…

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Diversity in the Age of ‘Total Market’ Advertising
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Diversity in the Age of ‘Total Market’ Advertising

By Valerie Graves NNPA Columnist   As I joined fellow advocates of advertising diversity in…

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Amid Race Talk, FBI Struggles to Hire Black Agents
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Amid Race Talk, FBI Struggles to Hire Black Agents

Josh Gerstein, POLITICO   (Politico)—FBI Director James Comey’s pointed critique of law enforcement’s rocky dealings…

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