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IN MEMORIAM: Charlene Mitchell, Civil Rights Activist and 1st Black Woman to Run for...

By Brandon Patterson, Black Press USA Civil rights activist Charlene Mitchell, a long-time Communist Party leader and freedom fighter, passed away in Manhattan, New York,...

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Lawsuit Dropped After Officials Clean up Mississippi’s Parchman Prison

By Stacy M. Brown, WI Senior Writer Conditions at the notorious Parchman Prison in Mississippi have “substantially improved” since Jay-Z, a hip-hop star and business...

While Black Newspapers Reveal Serial Rapists, Mainstream Turns to Comedy

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent In a news story that likely will leave some head-scratching along with palpable outrage, Kansas City...

Smithsonian African American Museum Honors Chadwick Boseman’s Black Panther Costume in New Exhibit

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent A new exhibition debuting next spring at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and...

Juneteenth at the George L. Stevens Senior Center

By Rosemary Pope "KEEPING THE FAITH" was this year's theme for the 16th Annual Juneteenth Celebration at the George L. Stevens Senior Center. On Friday, June...