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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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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Bill Cosby’s Daughter Ensa Dies at 44
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Bill Cosby’s Daughter Ensa Dies at 44

NNPA President and CEO Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr. Talks about the ‘Freedom Movement’ and the Black Press at Twelfth Street Christian Church
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‘Race to Judgment’ Dedicated to Memory of Brooklyn’s First Black District Attorney
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‘Race to Judgment’ Dedicated to Memory of Brooklyn’s First Black District Attorney

‘Race to Judgment’ is a reality-fiction novel dedicated to the legacy of Kenneth Thompson Brooklyn’s…

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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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The Black Press Remembers “Before the Mayflower” Author, Freedom Fighting Journalist Lerone Bennett Jr.
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The Black Press Remembers “Before the Mayflower” Author, Freedom Fighting Journalist Lerone Bennett Jr.

Veteran journalist and author of “Forced into Glory: Abraham Lincoln’s White Dream” Lerone Bennett Jr.…

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Ford Announces New STEAM Column for the Black Press Focused on Opportunities
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Ford Announces New STEAM Column for the Black Press Focused on Opportunities

Ford Motor Company announced that it will provide a new column dedicated to Science, Technology…

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NNPA Foundation Chair and Sun-Reporter Publisher Amelia Ashley-Ward Talks about London Breed and the Black Press
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NNPA Foundation Chair and Sun-Reporter Publisher Amelia Ashley-Ward Talks about London Breed and the Black Press

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The irony of a recent San Francisco Board…

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