Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces Parkinson’s Diagnosis
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Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces Parkinson’s Diagnosis

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Reverend Jesse Jackson’s Parkinson’s disease diagnosis caught many…

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Commodores Legend Thomas McClary Talks Reunion, New Book
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Commodores Legend Thomas McClary Talks Reunion, New Book

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Thomas McClary, the legendary founder of the super…

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Democrats, Black Candidates Win Historic Victories on Election Night
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Democrats, Black Candidates Win Historic Victories on Election Night

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The blue wave that swept the country last…

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Alan “AP” Powell, Checkered Flag Run Foundation to Host Community Policing Forum in Phoenix
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Alan “AP” Powell, Checkered Flag Run Foundation to Host Community Policing Forum in Phoenix

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Contributor Law enforcement officials and community leaders will band…

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NNPA President Joins Civil Rights Leaders and U.S. Mayors for Historic Meeting
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NNPA President Joins Civil Rights Leaders and U.S. Mayors for Historic Meeting

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Contributor During a recent meeting in New York City,…

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Fats Domino, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 89
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Fats Domino, Rock ‘n’ Roll Pioneer, Dead at 89

By Stacy Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) Fats Domino, the rock pioneer who inspired Elvis…

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Policy Experts Discuss Educating Black Students in the New Jim Crow Era
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Policy Experts Discuss Educating Black Students in the New Jim Crow Era

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) After decades of desegregation efforts, federal civil rights…

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Remembered as a True Legend on Screen and Broadway, Robert Guillaume Dies at 89
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Remembered as a True Legend on Screen and Broadway, Robert Guillaume Dies at 89

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Family members, friends and fans are grieving the…

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New NAACP President Derrick Johnson Vows to Work Closely with NNPA
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New NAACP President Derrick Johnson Vows to Work Closely with NNPA

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The future of the National Association for the…

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A Bright Light of the Black Press Dims: Bernal Smith II Dies at 45
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A Bright Light of the Black Press Dims: Bernal Smith II Dies at 45

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association lost one of…

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