Martin Luther King, Jr. was a Champion for Equity in Education
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Martin Luther King, Jr. was a Champion for Equity in Education

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s influence on the…

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Heroes We Lost in 2017: Activist Erica Garner, Daughter of Eric Garner, Died December 30
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Heroes We Lost in 2017: Activist Erica Garner, Daughter of Eric Garner, Died December 30

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Erica Garner, who became an activist for all…

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Black Women, Democrat Doug Jones Win Alabama Senate Race
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Black Women, Democrat Doug Jones Win Alabama Senate Race

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) A heavy African American turnout in Alabama’s special…

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NPR: Simeon Booker, Dean Of Washington’s Black Press Corps, Dies At 99
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NPR: Simeon Booker, Dean Of Washington’s Black Press Corps, Dies At 99

Simeon Booker, the Washington bureau chief of Jet and Ebony magazines for five decades, died…

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TV One Cancels Roland Martin’s NewsOne Now
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TV One Cancels Roland Martin’s NewsOne Now

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) The only Black daily newscast on television…

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces Parkinson’s Diagnosis
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Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces Parkinson’s Diagnosis

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Reverend Jesse Jackson’s Parkinson’s disease diagnosis caught many…

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Alan “AP” Powell, Checkered Flag Run Foundation to Host Community Policing Forum in Phoenix
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Alan “AP” Powell, Checkered Flag Run Foundation to Host Community Policing Forum in Phoenix

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Contributor Law enforcement officials and community leaders will band…

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NAACP Set to Change Tax Status to Engage More Politically
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NAACP Set to Change Tax Status to Engage More Politically

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) After being eclipsed in recent years by Color…

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NNPA President Joins Civil Rights Leaders and U.S. Mayors for Historic Meeting
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NNPA President Joins Civil Rights Leaders and U.S. Mayors for Historic Meeting

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Contributor During a recent meeting in New York City,…

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New NAACP President Derrick Johnson Vows to Work Closely with NNPA
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New NAACP President Derrick Johnson Vows to Work Closely with NNPA

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The future of the National Association for the…

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