U.S. Lawmakers, Mentors Reach Out to Young, Black Males at Recent Forum
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U.S. Lawmakers, Mentors Reach Out to Young, Black Males at Recent Forum

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA News Wire Contributor) Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.) hosted a recent…

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White House Now Turning to Girls of Color
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White House Now Turning to Girls of Color

JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is planning to focus…

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Is ‘Brother’s Keeper’ Keeping Out Community Groups?
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Is ‘Brother’s Keeper’ Keeping Out Community Groups?

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In an effort to…

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Jawanza Kunjufu: From Boys to Girls
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Jawanza Kunjufu: From Boys to Girls

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – For the past 40 years, Jawanza…

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Obama Touts Expansion of Program for Minority Boys
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Obama Touts Expansion of Program for Minority Boys

JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced a major expansion…

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My Brother’s Keeper’s ‘Oppression Olympics’
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My Brother’s Keeper’s ‘Oppression Olympics’

PERSPECTIVE By Stephany Rose Special to the NNPA Generally, as one of the youngest persons…

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Women of Color Urge Obama to ‘Re-align’ My Brother’s Keeper
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Women of Color Urge Obama to ‘Re-align’ My Brother’s Keeper

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – More than 1,000 women of color…

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My Brother’s Keeper Moves Forward with New Report
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My Brother’s Keeper Moves Forward with New Report

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Though still in the early…

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Magic Johnson to Join Push to Help Minority Boys
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Magic Johnson to Join Push to Help Minority Boys

JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Basketball legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson will help…

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Men’s Letter to President Obama Seeking Inclusion of Black Females
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Men’s Letter to President Obama Seeking Inclusion of Black Females

[Below is the full text of men’s letter to President Obama seeking inclusion of Black…

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