USDA Director: Agriculture Census Important for Black Farmers
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USDA Director: Agriculture Census Important for Black Farmers

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) At first glance, King Whetstone might present an…

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“We Are Family” Singer Joni Sledge Died of Natural Causes
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“We Are Family” Singer Joni Sledge Died of Natural Causes

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) Joni Sledge, the second eldest sister in…

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ESSA Law Must Provide Necessary Investments for Success, Educators Say
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ESSA Law Must Provide Necessary Investments for Success, Educators Say

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Across the nation, educators say that federal dollars…

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Still Pleading Our Own Cause: The Black Press Celebrates 190 Years
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Still Pleading Our Own Cause: The Black Press Celebrates 190 Years

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributor) The oldest Black business industry in America…

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MacPhail Center for Music Thrives with Promise of ESSA
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MacPhail Center for Music Thrives with Promise of ESSA

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Educators at the MacPhail Center for Music in…

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The Descendants of Dred Scott and Chief Justice Roger B. Taney Meet
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The Descendants of Dred Scott and Chief Justice Roger B. Taney Meet

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Pete Taney knew this day would come. “I’ve…

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NAFEO’s Lezli Baskerville Calls HBCU White House Meetings Successful
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NAFEO’s Lezli Baskerville Calls HBCU White House Meetings Successful

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Through the vitriolic, and sometimes venomous, atmosphere of…

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Ben Carson Sworn-In as Trump’s Only Black Cabinet Pick
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Ben Carson Sworn-In as Trump’s Only Black Cabinet Pick

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Contributor The swearing-in of all of the primary members…

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Andrew Young Talks about King’s Legacy, Trump’s White House
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Andrew Young Talks about King’s Legacy, Trump’s White House

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) It’s forever a burning question, particularly as many…

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Louisville Native ‘AP’ Powell Makes History, Gives Back to the Black Community
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Louisville Native ‘AP’ Powell Makes History, Gives Back to the Black Community

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Alan “AP” Powell is one of the nation’s…

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