NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Speaks Up, Forces Fans to Confront Reality of Racism in America
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NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Speaks Up, Forces Fans to Confront Reality of Racism in America

[FINALCALL.COM/NNPA MEMBER] “I’m not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for…

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Black Lives Matter: National Town Hall Held at Congressional Black Caucus
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Black Lives Matter: National Town Hall Held at Congressional Black Caucus

By Jerry Ford II Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times Hundreds packed…

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The Sandra Bland Investigation Is In Trouble
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The Sandra Bland Investigation Is In Trouble

WALLER COUNTY, TEXAS (The Huffington Post) – On July 13, Sandra Bland, a 28-year-old black…

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$110K: Is This What Justice Looks Like in America?
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$110K: Is This What Justice Looks Like in America?

by Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times “…The justice…

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Video Shows Clash Between Officer, Teen in Calif.
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Video Shows Clash Between Officer, Teen in Calif.

  (USA Today) – Video is circulating on the Internet that appears to show a…

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Robbie Tolan v. Bellaire Police Department
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Robbie Tolan v. Bellaire Police Department

by Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times The highly…

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Bond Denied for Ex-Cop on Murder Charge in Black Man’s Death
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Bond Denied for Ex-Cop on Murder Charge in Black Man’s Death

BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A judge denied bail Monday for a…

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Ferguson Panel Recommends Merging Police, Other Changes
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Ferguson Panel Recommends Merging Police, Other Changes

JIM SALTER, Associated Press JIM SUHR, Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The co-chairman of…

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Ex-Tennis Star James Blake: Fire NYC Officer Who Tackled Me
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Ex-Tennis Star James Blake: Fire NYC Officer Who Tackled Me

Jake Pearson, ASSOCIATED PRESS   NEW YORK (AP) — Former tennis star James Blake, whose…

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Fashion Week Show Moves Crowd with Police Brutality Focus
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Fashion Week Show Moves Crowd with Police Brutality Focus

Cara Anna, ASSOCIATED PRESS     NEW YORK (AP) — “Black Lives Matter” just landed…

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