CBC Fights to Preserve Voting Rights

By Stacy M. Brown Special to the NNPA from the Washington Informer Voting rights continues to be the most pressing issue facing the Congressional Black Caucus, whose members have ramped up efforts to craft ...

Holder: Subtle Racism Worse Than Bigoted Outbursts

BALTIMORE (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says subtle, institutionalized racism has a more “pernicious” effect than the occasional bigoted outburst. Holder spoke about the different forms of racism dur...

Black Voters are not Apathetic

Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. Commentary The 2014 election year should be a voting “payback” year for Black America. Elected officials and politicians across America who have voted and acted against the economic,...