Facebook’s “Ethnic Affinities” Is Digital Racism and It’s Time to End It
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Facebook’s “Ethnic Affinities” Is Digital Racism and It’s Time to End It

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO of the NNPA) Racism is a malignant,…

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PRESS ROOM: CBC Chairman G. K. Butterfield and Rep. Robin Kelly Condemn Discriminatory Housing Practices of Facebook Advertising
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PRESS ROOM: CBC Chairman G. K. Butterfield and Rep. Robin Kelly Condemn Discriminatory Housing Practices of Facebook Advertising

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressional Black Caucus Chairman G. K. Butterfield…

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Silicon Valley Is Too Exclusive and Still Far Too White
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Silicon Valley Is Too Exclusive and Still Far Too White

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO of the NNPA) Silicon Valley has…

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Saving Community Newspapers in the Age of Facebook
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Saving Community Newspapers in the Age of Facebook

By Denise Rolark-Barnes (Chairperson of the NNPA) and Benjamin F. Chavis (President and CEO of…

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12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Facebook
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12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Facebook

NEW YORK, NY (Fox2Now) — Facebook was a lot easier to use and understand a…

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Facebook Introduces ‘Donate Now’ Button For Nonprofits: Here’s How It Works
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Facebook Introduces ‘Donate Now’ Button For Nonprofits: Here’s How It Works

(Tech Times) – Facebook now makes it easier for users to send donations to causes…

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So What if Millennials Don’t Want to Unplug at Work?
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So What if Millennials Don’t Want to Unplug at Work?

NEW YORK (Reuters) – In a scene from the recent summer beach read “Love and…

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Google+ Lives On in Hangouts, Photos, Apple, YouTube, Android, Gmail
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Google+ Lives On in Hangouts, Photos, Apple, YouTube, Android, Gmail

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (USA Today) — The Google+ social network is headed to the graveyard. But let’s not…

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Silicon Valley Struggles to Hack its Diversity Problem
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Silicon Valley Struggles to Hack its Diversity Problem

  (The Washington Post) – Yahoo disclosed last week that African Americans made up just…

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Facebook Gives Users More Control Over Their News Feeds
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Facebook Gives Users More Control Over Their News Feeds

(New York Times) – A perennial complaint from Facebook users is that they don’t have…

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