GOP Debate Lacked Questions About Race
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GOP Debate Lacked Questions About Race

by Charles D. Ellison Special to the NNPA from The Philadelphia Tribune Of course, there…

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Obama Admits US Gun Laws Are His ‘Biggest Frustration’
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Obama Admits US Gun Laws Are His ‘Biggest Frustration’

(BBC) – President Barack Obama has admitted that his failure to pass “common sense gun…

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#BlackLivesMatter Is Winning the 2016 Democratic Primary
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#BlackLivesMatter Is Winning the 2016 Democratic Primary

(Time) – When Black Lives Matter protestors stormed a room at a meeting in Phoenix…

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In New White House Bid, Clinton Embraces Race as a Top Issue
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In New White House Bid, Clinton Embraces Race as a Top Issue

BILL BARROW, Associated Press GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — In her second bid for the presidency,…

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MTV Causes Stir with Film on White People
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MTV Causes Stir with Film on White People

David Bauder, ASSOCIATED PRESS   NEW YORK (AP) — One of the challenges for makers…

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The Black President Some Worried About Has Arrived
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The Black President Some Worried About Has Arrived

(The Washington Post) – There’s this thing people sometimes say down South. So-and-so is “acting…

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The Truth About Bernie Sanders & Race: Why His Biggest Weakness Could Become His Greatest Strength
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The Truth About Bernie Sanders & Race: Why His Biggest Weakness Could Become His Greatest Strength

(Salon) – Bernie Sanders has enjoyed unexpected success thus far leading up to the presidential…

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Beyond the Rhetoric: How the Army Addressed Racial Tensions
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Beyond the Rhetoric: How the Army Addressed Racial Tensions

By Harry C. Alford NNPA Columnist   I remember sitting through a lecture in a…

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Seeing and Not Seeing Our Racial Reality
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Seeing and Not Seeing Our Racial Reality

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist   “Americans don’t want to imagine that our racist…

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Obama Finds a Bolder Voice on Race Issues
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Obama Finds a Bolder Voice on Race Issues

(New York Times) – As he reflected on the festering wounds deepened by race and…

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