Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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Business Group, Black Banks Address Economic Justice

It is the number one reason that Black-owned businesses fail: Simply put – not enough money and not enough places to get it. That’s why as America commemorates Black History ...

Nat Turner Relative Offers Insight To 1831 Rebellion

Bruce L. Turner is used to gazing into an audience and seeing blank or puzzled expressions when he talks about his great-great-great grandfather, Nat Turner.

Caucuses Demand Justice From Trump Administration; Vow To Continue Protests

By Jane Kennedy (TriceEdneyWire.com) The Congressional Tri-Caucus recently highlighted red line issues they’re demanding the administration of President Donald J. Trump not cross. Led by Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric ...

Tuskegee Airmen Learning Kit Available Free For Educators

Red Wing, Minn. In observance of Black History Month and to celebrate the Tuskegee Airmen’s contribution to our country, the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron has unveiled a ...

Woman Who Falsely Accused Emmett Till Will Avoid Prosecution

By Erick Johnson (The Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) He’s been dead for more than 60 years. Buried with Emmett Till was the truth to what led to brutal murder in 1955. ...

Rev. William Barber: ‘No Bowing Down!’

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor, NNPA Newswire) Rev. William Barber, the president of the North Carolina state chapter of the NAACP and leader of the Moral Mondays movement, delivered a ...

It is the number one reason that Black-owned businesses fail: Simply put – not enough money and not enough places to get it. That’s why as America commemorates Black History ...

Bruce L. Turner is used to gazing into an audience and seeing blank or puzzled expressions when he talks about his great-great-great grandfather, Nat Turner.

By Jane Kennedy (TriceEdneyWire.com) The Congressional Tri-Caucus recently highlighted red line issues they’re demanding the administration of President Donald J. Trump not cross. Led by Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric ...

Red Wing, Minn. In observance of Black History Month and to celebrate the Tuskegee Airmen’s contribution to our country, the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron has unveiled a ...

By Erick Johnson (The Chicago Crusader/NNPA Member) He’s been dead for more than 60 years. Buried with Emmett Till was the truth to what led to brutal murder in 1955. ...

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor, NNPA Newswire) Rev. William Barber, the president of the North Carolina state chapter of the NAACP and leader of the Moral Mondays movement, delivered a ...

By Rosaland Tyler Associate Editor New Journal and Guide Black students who can read a fast-food menu, key codes into a cellphone, or use an office computer, may not know ...

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide “When you control a man’s thinking you do not have to worry about his actions. You do not have to ...

By Stacy M. Brown (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) More than six decades after the horrific, racially-motivated murder of Emmett Till, the White woman who accused the Chicago teenager of verbally ...

During Black History Month in February, PBS will air an array of documentaries and programs that aim to examine the African-American experience beginning with The Birth of a Movement on ...
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