Real Life 101 Scholarship Fund Grants Empty Promises to Young, Black Men
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Real Life 101 Scholarship Fund Grants Empty Promises to Young, Black Men

By Chris B. Bennett (The Seattle Medium, NNPA Member) Nine months ago, 18-year old Jason…

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Black Chicago Fights to Save Historic EBONY Building from Developers
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Black Chicago Fights to Save Historic EBONY Building from Developers

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Downtown Chicago is set to explode with construction. In…

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First Black Astronaut Robert H. Lawrence Jr. Remains a Forgotten Pioneer
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First Black Astronaut Robert H. Lawrence Jr. Remains a Forgotten Pioneer

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Two historic events that changed America occurred 50 years…

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Jeanette Epps to Become First Black Crewmember on International Space Station
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Jeanette Epps to Become First Black Crewmember on International Space Station

By Shantella Y. Sherman (AFRO/NNPA Member) NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps is set to become the…

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Minority Leaders Feel Muslims are Unfairly Targeted
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Minority Leaders Feel Muslims are Unfairly Targeted

By Audrey A. Lundy (North Dallas Gazette/NNPA Member) Muslims have lived in Texas since 1854.…

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From Freedom’s Journal to the NNPA, Black Press Is Still Relevant
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From Freedom’s Journal to the NNPA, Black Press Is Still Relevant

By Harry Colbert, Jr. (Insight News/NNPA Member) No one is better equipped to tell your…

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Woman Who Falsely Accused Emmett Till Will Avoid Prosecution
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Woman Who Falsely Accused Emmett Till Will Avoid Prosecution

By Erick Johnson (The Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) He’s been dead for more than 60 years.…

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COMMENTARY: What Parents and Students Should Know about Charter Schools
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COMMENTARY: What Parents and Students Should Know about Charter Schools

By Anitra Brown (Managing Editor, The New Orleans Tribune) Late last year, “The New York…

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Emmett Till’s Accuser Carolyn Bryant Donham Admits It was All a Lie
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Emmett Till’s Accuser Carolyn Bryant Donham Admits It was All a Lie

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) More than six decades after the horrific,…

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Group from San Diego Supports Haitian Refugees Stranded in Tijuana
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Group from San Diego Supports Haitian Refugees Stranded in Tijuana

By Edward Henderson (San Diego Voice and Viewpoint/NNPA Member) On January 17, San Diego residents…

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