OP-ED: It Takes A Village: Raising the Next Generation of STEAM Professionals
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OP-ED: It Takes A Village: Raising the Next Generation of STEAM Professionals

Rajoielle “Raj” Register says it's imperative to expose children to STEAM at an early age…

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NASA Celebrates Legacy of First Black American Astronaut on Anniversary of his Death
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NASA Celebrates Legacy of First Black American Astronaut on Anniversary of his Death

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Fifty years ago, a tragic accident ended the groundbreaking…

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Accepting the Challenge to Ensure Future Leadership
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Accepting the Challenge to Ensure Future Leadership

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO, NNPA) I once asked the first…

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Airbnb Campaigns to Increase Diversity on Its Platform
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Airbnb Campaigns to Increase Diversity on Its Platform

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Airbnb, the housing marketplace that connects travelers with hosts…

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Gary’s Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson Lobbies for New Amazon Headquarters
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Gary’s Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson Lobbies for New Amazon Headquarters

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) It could the greatest comeback in the history of…

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First Black Astronaut Robert H. Lawrence Jr. Remains a Forgotten Pioneer
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First Black Astronaut Robert H. Lawrence Jr. Remains a Forgotten Pioneer

By Erick Johnson (Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) Two historic events that changed America occurred 50 years…

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Jeanette Epps to Become First Black Crewmember on International Space Station
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Jeanette Epps to Become First Black Crewmember on International Space Station

By Shantella Y. Sherman (AFRO/NNPA Member) NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps is set to become the…

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New Dating App Puts Premium on Non-Negotiables
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New Dating App Puts Premium on Non-Negotiables

By Edward Henderson (San Diego Voice and Viewpoint/NNPA Member) First dates can be nerve-racking, but…

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Janet Uthman Works to Expand Comcast’s Diversity Efforts in the Black Community
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Janet Uthman Works to Expand Comcast’s Diversity Efforts in the Black Community

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In 2016, Janet Uthman was named to Ebony…

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Facebook’s “Ethnic Affinities” Is Digital Racism and It’s Time to End It
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Facebook’s “Ethnic Affinities” Is Digital Racism and It’s Time to End It

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO of the NNPA) Racism is a malignant,…

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