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Black Couple’s Daring Escape From Slavery Marked in London

By Danica Kirka, Associated Press A Black couple who escaped slavery in the U.S. state of Georgia and fled to Britain to campaign for abolition...

The Case for Reparations: Cal Task Force Hears Painful Personal, Family Stories

By Antonio‌ ‌Ray‌ ‌Harvey‌, California‌ ‌Black‌ ‌Media‌ Last week, California’s Task Force to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals took an expansive but deeply personalized look...

Famed Cathedral Names Artist to Replace Confederate Windows

By Peter Smith, Associated Press Washington National Cathedral announced Thursday, September 23, that it has chosen contemporary artist Kerry James Marshall, renowned for his wide-ranging...

PRESS ROOM: Clyburn Chronicles Episode with Nlihc President and CEO Diane Yentel

By NNPA WASHINGTON, D.C. – The pandemic shed light on something many in our country already knew – America is in the midst of a...

FBI: Hate Crimes Rise in U.S. Spike, Highest in 12 Years

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor According to the FBI, the number of hate crimes in America rose 6 percent from the previous year...