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A Black Father and Son at the Intersection of Dementia, Poverty and Homelessness

LOS ANGELES-- Bryan Gaines is a skilled care worker and patients’ advocate who knows first-hand the dearth of available facilities needed to properly house...

SIXTEEN STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA TURN IN ESSA PLANS

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA/ESSA Contributor) Sixteen states and the District of Columbia have submitted plans for implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) for...

ICONIC AMERICAN BUFFALO COIN RELEASE DRAWS ATTENTION TO RACIAL ISSUES IN U.S.

AUSTIN, TEXAS – The continued controversy over the depiction of race in the United States can be seen through this week’s United States Gold...

Segregated neighborhoods may influence blood pressure

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - African-Americans who move from segregated neighborhoods to more racially diverse communities might experience improvements in their blood pressure,...

Ruben Studdard Digs Deep for Soulful Sam Cooke Classic

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) If anyone’s been asking whatever happened to Ruben Studdard, they probably haven’t been paying too much attention. In the...