Politics

As State Senate Bill 2162 is Filed, Opposition to It Organizes

By Ivory Phillips Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Jackson Advocate The long-awaited bill that would authorize a new board to control Jackson’s Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport was filed this week. It had been talked about for the last several weeks. The Read More

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National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation to Salute Black Publishers

For Immediate Release           Contact: Thelma Walker, 847.404.9997, tmunsonwalker@yahoo.com Adorn Lewis-Mitchell, 312.318.9696, adornlmitchell@aol.com National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation to Salute Black Publishers Enshrinement Ceremony Pays Homage to Legacy of Iconic Publishers WASHINGTON, DC (March 10, 2014) – Charles Tisdale of the Jackson Advocate and M. Paul Read More

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Free The Land

Brother Chokwe Lumumba was victorious in improving the condition of the downtrodden By Alice Thomas-Tisdale Special to the NNPA from the Jackson Advocate The shocking news of the passing of Chokwe Lumumba on Tuesday, not only went viral, but global. Lumumba was Jackson’s mayor but the world’s Read More