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Reparations Are For Descendants Of Black Slaves, Weber Says

By Associated Press California's secretary of state said Thursday that reparations for African Americans should be limited to people whose forebears were kidnapped from their...

Weber Shares Thoughts on Framework for Reparations Eligibility

By Antonio Ray Harvey | California Black Media California Secretary of State Shirley N. Weber shared her thoughts on who should be compensated for the...

IN MEMORIAM: Andre Léon Talley, Fashion Titan, Dies at 73

By Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D, NNPA Newswire Culture and Entertainment Editor Andre Léon Talley, a trailblazing figure in fashion journalism has died. Talley was born...

Black Americans mostly left behind by progress since Dr. King’s death

By Sharon Austin, University of Florida On Apr. 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee, while assisting striking sanitation workers. Back...

Critical race theory: What it is and what it isn’

By David Miguel Gray, University of Memphis U.S. Rep. Jim Banks of Indiana sent a letter to fellow Republicans on June 24, 2021, stating: “As...