COMMENTARY: Mr. President, What If It Was Your Mama?
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COMMENTARY: Mr. President, What If It Was Your Mama?

By Austin R. Cooper (NNPA Newswire Columnist) During the summer before the election, then-presidential nominee…

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The Cost of a Vote
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The Cost of a Vote

By Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D-Ala.) Fifty-one years ago, on March 24, 1966, the United…

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Ask Alma: My Boyfriend’s Sister Is Throwing Major Shade
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Ask Alma: My Boyfriend’s Sister Is Throwing Major Shade

By Alma Gill (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Dear Alma, I’m in my 50’s, twice divorced, with…

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President Trump’s Outreach Efforts Are Repulsive to Blacks
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President Trump’s Outreach Efforts Are Repulsive to Blacks

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) I think Donald Trump is the embodiment of Isaac…

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Trump’s Budget Cuts Hurt the Same People that Voted for Him
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Trump’s Budget Cuts Hurt the Same People that Voted for Him

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) If you happened to have voted for the man…

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It’s Time for Black Parents to Stand Up for the Every Student Succeeds Act
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It’s Time for Black Parents to Stand Up for the Every Student Succeeds Act

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO, NNPA) Today, across the United States…

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FTC Takes Action Against ‘Yo-Yo Scams’ in the Auto Industry
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FTC Takes Action Against ‘Yo-Yo Scams’ in the Auto Industry

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) When it comes to purchasing and financing a vehicle,…

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President Trump Should Consider CBC Budget If He’s Serious about Helping Black America
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President Trump Should Consider CBC Budget If He’s Serious about Helping Black America

By U.S. Congressman Robert C. “Bobby” Scott (D-Va.) A nation’s budget is a document that…

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Why Are Black Republicans Afraid to Speak Out?
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Why Are Black Republicans Afraid to Speak Out?

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Sometimes I wonder if I was a Black Democrat,…

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What You Should Know about the Latest Republican Attacks on Education
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What You Should Know about the Latest Republican Attacks on Education

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The effort to repeal and replace health care is…

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