CBC Members Host Forum about Racism on College Campuses
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CBC Members Host Forum about Racism on College Campuses

By Lauren Victoria Burke and Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Contributors) Congressional Democrats, led by Rep.…

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Rep. Scott Warns about GOP Attacks on Obama’s Education Law
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Rep. Scott Warns about GOP Attacks on Obama’s Education Law

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) There’s no doubt that No Child Left Behind…

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Bill to Celebrate 400 Years of Black History Passes U.S. House
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Bill to Celebrate 400 Years of Black History Passes U.S. House

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a rare display of bipartisanship in Congress,…

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Under Trump, Unemployment Rate Rises for Black Workers
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Under Trump, Unemployment Rate Rises for Black Workers

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor, NNPA Newswire) During President Donald Trump’s first full month in…

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Black Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1 Percent in November
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Black Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1 Percent in November

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) The Black unemployment rate improved from 8.6 percent…

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Voting Rights Activists Speak on the Aftermath of the 2016 Elections
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Voting Rights Activists Speak on the Aftermath of the 2016 Elections

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a recent forum on the 2016 presidential…

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The Black Unemployment Rate Is Double What Whites Experience
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The Black Unemployment Rate Is Double What Whites Experience

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) Black workers lost ground last month, as the…

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Black Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1 percent in August
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Black Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1 percent in August

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) The unemployment rate for Black workers improved from…

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