What You Should Know about the Community Reinvestment Act
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What You Should Know about the Community Reinvestment Act

By Christopher G. Cox (Publisher/Managing Editor, realesavvy.com) Since it was passed in 1977, the Community…

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Don’t Let “45” Take Credit for President Obama’s Economy
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Don’t Let “45” Take Credit for President Obama’s Economy

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The income, poverty and health insurance data released by…

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Ask Alma: My Flamboyant Co-Worker Gets on My Nerves
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Ask Alma: My Flamboyant Co-Worker Gets on My Nerves

By Alma Gill (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Dear Alma, I come to you as humbly as…

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It’s Up to All of Us to Improve Academic Achievement in the Black Community
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It’s Up to All of Us to Improve Academic Achievement in the Black Community

By Dr. Elizabeth Primas (Program Manager, NNPA/ESSA Public Awareness Campaign) I am a former teacher.…

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We Must Have A New Poor People’s Campaign and Moral Revival
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We Must Have A New Poor People’s Campaign and Moral Revival

By Bishop William J. Barber, II (President, Repairers of the Breach) Channeling the incisive analysis…

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After Trump Deals with Democrats, GOP Leaders Know How “Real” Black Republicans Feel
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After Trump Deals with Democrats, GOP Leaders Know How “Real” Black Republicans Feel

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) There’s an old adage that says, “What goes around,…

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Ask Alma: I Moved in with My Boyfriend and His Wife. Now I’m Pregnant.
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Ask Alma: I Moved in with My Boyfriend and His Wife. Now I’m Pregnant.

By Alma Gill (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Dear Alma, I really enjoy your column and I…

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Rebuilding the Gulf Coast, Preparing for the Next Hurricane
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Rebuilding the Gulf Coast, Preparing for the Next Hurricane

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. & Candice S. Cason (NNPA Newswire Columnists) It has been nothing…

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It’s Time for Congress to Pass a Hurricane Harvey Emergency Funding Package
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It’s Time for Congress to Pass a Hurricane Harvey Emergency Funding Package

By Rep. Al Green (TX-09), Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (MS-02) and  Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18)…

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Do You Know the Difference between “Real” Black Republicans and Sellouts?
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Do You Know the Difference between “Real” Black Republicans and Sellouts?

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) One of my favorite movies of all-time is “Deep…

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