Jeffery Robinson (right), with moderator John Lentine, of Sheffield & Lentine PC, during a program last week on race in America at the Lyric Theatre in downtown Birmingham. (Ameera Steward Photo, The Birmingham Times)Ameera Steward Photo, The Birmingham Times
Black History

Noted ACLU official has talk with Birmingham Bar Foundation about racism in America

The Birmingham Times — Jeffery Robinson chronicles racism in America, and it just so happened that he was in Birmingham not long after 21-year-old Emantic Fitzgerald “E.J.” Bradford Jr. was killed by a Hoover Police Department officer. […read more]


Locked, Loaded, Ready to Protect

Black Florida gun enthusiasts tell the Florida Courier why they believe it’s necessary to stay ‘strapped.’ by Karsceal Turner Special to the NNPA from The Florida Courier The ongoing epidemic of shootings in various venues once deemed relatively safe – among them, the massacre at Emanuel Read More


Firearms and Forgiveness

by Karsceal Turner Special to the NNPA from The Florida Courier Is self-defense biblical? Are Christians required to forgive, as in the case of the Charleston massacre families forgiving the young White supremacist who killed their relatives? Dr. Charles A. Harper, III, pastor of Paradise Read More


Race, Flags, and the Second Amendment

By Robert McWhirter NNPA Guest Columnist   The church shooting in Charleston, S.C. once again showed us the connection of guns and race. Statistics of inner city gun violence always showed the connection. In this context, the National Rifle Association actually believes in gun control.  “Nothing” says the Read More