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‘Twenty Pearls’ AKA Documentary Shows the Vision and Impact of Black College Women

Executive Producer and Alpha Kappa Alpha member Kimberly Esmond Adams believes anytime is the right time to tell this type of American story. “This story talks about the role that a group of college women, who were still finding their way in the world, yet were intelligent enough to understand that the world was bigger than them and they could do something concrete to make it better for everyone.”

Houston-Based Entrepreneur And Philanthropist Partners with Beats By Dre to Help Kids

Stacy M. Brown | NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Jarren Small, the Houston-based visionary, philanthropist, and entrepreneur, is proving that legends do live. The Prairie View...

U.S. House of Representatives Passes Milestone Voting and Ethics Legislation

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent State lawmakers in Georgia, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Arizona and other jurisdictions who continue to enact local voter...

IN MEMORIAM: Civil Rights Icon Vernon Jordan Dies at 85

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Vernon Jordan, the former National Urban League president and civil rights leader, has died at 85. Vickee...

IN MEMORIAM: Baseball Icon Henry ‘Hank’ Aaron Dies at 86

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Baseball’s recognized home run king and an African American hero, Henry “Hank” Aaron, has died at...