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Can Obama Initiatives Elevate Black Achievement in Age of Higher Education Standards?

Educators must find ways to help underperforming students thrive under Common Core.

The Underground Railroad in Patterson New Jersey

By Dolores Van Rensalier Huntoon-Van Rensalier Underground Foundation The Huntoon-Van Rensalier Underground Railroad Foundation in Paterson, New Jersey has been keeping its goal of inspiring racial...

Not Enough Blacks Staying in HIV Treatment Programs

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Even though Blacks get tested for HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus), the virus that causes AIDS more than...

AFRICANANCESTRY.COM TRACES ROOTS OF CORPORATE AMERICA DURING BLACK HISTORY MONTH

(BLACK PR WIRE) – WASHINGTON, DC (February 2014) – African Ancestry, Inc. (AfricanAncestry.com), the Black-owned company that pioneered genetics ancestry tracing for people of African descent,...

White House Extends Insurance Enrollment Deadline by a Day

Record number of visits to HealthCare.gov on Monday is behind the change, official says MONDAY, Dec. 23, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- The Obama Administration on...