New EPI Study Shows No Progress for Blacks in Homeownership, Unemployment and Incarceration in 50 Years
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New EPI Study Shows No Progress for Blacks in Homeownership, Unemployment and Incarceration in 50 Years

A recent Economic Policy Institute study revealed that Blacks haven’t made any progress in homeownership,…

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Jordan Peele Becomes First African American to Win an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay
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Jordan Peele Becomes First African American to Win an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay

Jordan Peele made history as the first African American filmmaker to win an Oscar for…

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Former Campaign Aide Sam Nunberg Says Trump “May Have Done Something During the Election.”
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Former Campaign Aide Sam Nunberg Says Trump “May Have Done Something During the Election.”

Former campaign aide Sam Nunberg says Trump “may have done something during the election." Hope…

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Mueller Indictment Asserts Russians Targeted Black Voters in 2016 Election
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Mueller Indictment Asserts Russians Targeted Black Voters in 2016 Election

An indictment filed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller says that Russian “troll farms” were designed…

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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama Official Portraits Unveiled in Washington
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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama Official Portraits Unveiled in Washington

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama official portraits unveiled in Washington at the…

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Believe the Hype: “Black Panther” Sets Box Office Records with $192 Million Opening Weekend
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Believe the Hype: “Black Panther” Sets Box Office Records with $192 Million Opening Weekend

“Black Panther” scored $75.8 million on opening day and $192 million over the weekend.

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Super Bowl Ad Using Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Sell Trucks Gets Negative Reaction
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Super Bowl Ad Using Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Sell Trucks Gets Negative Reaction

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) There were ads with Morgan Freeman rapping and…

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Criminal Justice Reform: Rep. Danny Davis Pushes Back on Cash Bail System with New Bill
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Criminal Justice Reform: Rep. Danny Davis Pushes Back on Cash Bail System with New Bill

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a recent press conference on Capitol Hill,…

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During Members-Only Meeting, Congressional Black Caucus Plans Protest of Trump at State of the Union
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During Members-Only Meeting, Congressional Black Caucus Plans Protest of Trump at State of the Union

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a lengthy, members-only meeting on Capitol Hill…

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Former NFL Player Aaron Maybin, Coppin State Student Samierra Jones Help to Raise Nearly $80,000 for Students in Baltimore
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Former NFL Player Aaron Maybin, Coppin State Student Samierra Jones Help to Raise Nearly $80,000 for Students in Baltimore

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Thousands of people stepped up to help former…

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