College Affordability Is a Family Affair
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College Affordability Is a Family Affair

By Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. (President and CEO, Thurgood Marshall College Fund) Do you have…

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PRESS ROOM: NNPA to Honor Martin Luther King III with 2017 Lifetime Legacy Award at Annual Conference
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PRESS ROOM: NNPA to Honor Martin Luther King III with 2017 Lifetime Legacy Award at Annual Conference

CONTACT: Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. Email: dr.bchavis@nnpa.org Phone: (202) 588-8764 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON/June…

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Flat Funding for HBCUs Is a Win
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Flat Funding for HBCUs Is a Win

By Johnny C. Taylor Jr. (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) My job is to promote the…

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It’s Time for Black Parents to Stand Up for the Every Student Succeeds Act
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It’s Time for Black Parents to Stand Up for the Every Student Succeeds Act

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO, NNPA) Today, across the United States…

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Child Watch: Recognizing All of America’s S/Heroes
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Child Watch: Recognizing All of America’s S/Heroes

By Marian Wright Edelman (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Every day I wear a pair of…

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Black History: What You Should Know about the “Greensboro Six”
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Black History: What You Should Know about the “Greensboro Six”

By Michael Dean Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Arizona Informant Recently this…

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New NNPA Officers Elected; Denise Rolark Barnes Elected Chair
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New NNPA Officers Elected; Denise Rolark Barnes Elected Chair

DETROIT (NNPA) – Denise Rolark Barnes, publisher of the Washington Informer, has been elected chair of…

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Introducing School Children to Dr. King’s Friends
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Introducing School Children to Dr. King’s Friends

  By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Over the course of a…

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King’s True Legacy
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King’s True Legacy

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist   This month will mark the 85th birthday of…

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Washington March was for Jobs and Freedom
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Washington March was for Jobs and Freedom

By Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. NNPA Columnist As we approach the 50th anniversary of the…

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