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500 Black State Legislators Address Voting Rights and Other Issues in Atlanta

Over 500 Black State Legislators from across the United States left the National Black Caucus of State Legislators (NBCSL) Annual Legislative Conference last weekend...

Colin Powell’s Lifetime Of Service Informed By His Episcopal Faith

By Hamil R. Harris, Zenger News In life, Gen. Colin Luther Powell, the son of Jamaican Anglican immigrants, rose to become a four-star general, a...

New Research Finds Widening Educational Inequality in Year of COVID

NNPA Newswire NWEA—a not-for-profit, research and educational services provider serving K-12 students—released today new research that highlights a challenging year in education with most students...

Obama, NNPA, NAACP, Urban League Applaud Chauvin Verdict, Call it a ‘First Step’

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent “True justice requires that we come to terms with the fact that Black Americans are treated...

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...