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NAACP President Selection Process Again Mired in Controversy

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – A search firm hired by the NAACP ranked Rev. Frederick D. Haynes, III, senior pastor of Friendship-West...

Police Brutality Cases on the Rise Again: Why Are Law Enforcement Officials Out of...

By Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward-Times Back in 2007, an article entitled “Police brutality cases on rise since 9/11″ appeared...

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,...

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...

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...