NAACP Youth Seek ‘Black Lives Matter’ Activism For Nation’s Oldest Civil Rights Organization
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NAACP Youth Seek ‘Black Lives Matter’ Activism For Nation’s Oldest Civil Rights Organization

Aaron Morrison, THE INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES   PHILADELPHIA (The International Business Times) — After a white…

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A Young Sister ‘Hashtagged’ Me Out of My Silo
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A Young Sister ‘Hashtagged’ Me Out of My Silo

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   When a colleague dropped the line, “You can’t hashtag…

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Monterey Protesters Arrested After Blocking Highway 1
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Monterey Protesters Arrested After Blocking Highway 1

  MONTEREY, Calif. (Monterey Herald)—What began as a peaceful and lawful demonstration to raise awareness…

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Each Generation Has Something to Offer
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Each Generation Has Something to Offer

Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist   Whether it is in an inner city neighborhood…

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Reclaiming the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Reclaiming the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist   The 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. National…

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Blackonomics: No Justice, No Profit
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Blackonomics: No Justice, No Profit

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist   What now? What a raucous, topsy-turvy, heart-wrenching, angry year…

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#BlackBrunchNYC Protests Disrupt ‘White’ N.Y. Breakfast Spots
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#BlackBrunchNYC Protests Disrupt ‘White’ N.Y. Breakfast Spots

Justin  Moyer and Nick Kirkpatrick, THE WASHINGTON POST   (The Washington Post)—Since an unarmed black…

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Museum Capturing Ferguson History as it Happens
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Museum Capturing Ferguson History as it Happens

Jim Salter, ASSOCIATED PRESS   ST. LOUIS (AP) — From street-artist paintings on boards protecting…

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Oprah Suffers Twitter Backlash for Comments about Protesters
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Oprah Suffers Twitter Backlash for Comments about Protesters

Tom Kludt, CNNMoney   NEW YORK (CNNMoney)—Oprah Winfrey, meet the leaders of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.…

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Civil Rights Leaders at Odds as Ferguson Protests Grow
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Civil Rights Leaders at Odds as Ferguson Protests Grow

Yamiche Alchidor, USA TODAY   (USA Today)—Protests against police treatment of black people have laid…

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