Charlottesville Struggles with Race, History and Survival

One year after Heather Heyer, a 32 year-old White woman was killed by a Neo-Nazi as she protested against racism, socioeconomic and racial tensions remain high in Charlottesville. […read more]


Wilmington Ten Team Thanks Black Press for Pardons

by George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief Wilmington Ten Leader Benjamin F. Chavis thanks Black Press (Photo by George E. Curry/NNPA) FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (NNPA) – Nearly two years ago, an emotional Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. stood before the National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation’s annual Black Read More

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Wilmington Ten Pardons: Black Press at its Best

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   When then-National Newspaper Publishers Association Chairman Danny Bakewell, Sr. asked me to emcee the Black Press Week luncheon at the National Press Club in 2011, I had no idea that I would be witnessing history. At the urging Read More