Four Reasons Why We Have to Get the Every Student Succeeds Act Right
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Four Reasons Why We Have to Get the Every Student Succeeds Act Right

By Wade Henderson (President and CEO/The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights) In late…

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Senate Republicans Break “Super Majority” Rule to Confirm Trump’s Supreme Court Pick
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Senate Republicans Break “Super Majority” Rule to Confirm Trump’s Supreme Court Pick

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) With the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to…

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PRESS ROOM: NNPA Honors Democratic Strategist Donna Brazile with 2017 Torch Award during Black Press Week
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PRESS ROOM: NNPA Honors Democratic Strategist Donna Brazile with 2017 Torch Award during Black Press Week

The National Newspaper Publishers Association Honors Democratic Strategist Donna Brazile and Celebrates the 190th Anniversary…

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Civil Rights Leaders Meet with Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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Civil Rights Leaders Meet with Attorney General Jeff Sessions

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Earlier this month, leaders from six civil rights…

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Give Communities of Color a Voice in Reshaping Education
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Give Communities of Color a Voice in Reshaping Education

By Wade Henderson (President and CEO, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights) For…

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Supreme Court Puts Reliable Government Jobs At-Risk
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Supreme Court Puts Reliable Government Jobs At-Risk

By Wade Henderson NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist Both of my parents worked in stable…

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Broader Hiring Practices for Ex-Offenders Receive Bipartisan Support
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Broader Hiring Practices for Ex-Offenders Receive Bipartisan Support

  By Freddie Allen Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As the economy recovers and…

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Critics Say GOP Education Reform Would Hurt Poor and Black Students
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Critics Say GOP Education Reform Would Hurt Poor and Black Students

  By Freddie Allen Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As the Republican-led Congress prepares…

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Civil Rights Groups Counting on Accurate Census
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Civil Rights Groups Counting on Accurate Census

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The 2020 census is still…

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Rights Groups Call for Congress to Act on the Voting
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Rights Groups Call for Congress to Act on the Voting

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – One year after the United States…

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