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Readers are Leaders: Buy Your Children More Books

By Elizabeth Primas (Program Manager, NNPA/ESSA Public Awareness Campaign) We are our children’s first teachers, and what we teach them makes a difference. According to research...

OPINION: This Black History Month, Let’s Take Back the Fight for Education Equality

By Kay Coles James (President, The Heritage Foundation) Frederick Douglass. Condoleezza Rice. Martin Luther King, Jr. Clarence Thomas. Ida B. Wells. Shirley Chisholm. All of these...

OPINION: Black Women Show the Way Forward in 2018

By Monica Simpson (Executive Director, SisterSong) There is a reckoning afoot in this country. On one side, Trump has emboldened and embodied a virulent and...

OPINION: Stop Waiting for Republicans to Dump Trump. They Won’t.

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. (NNPA Newswire Columnist) After every Trump outrage, we go through a similar routine. Trump says or does something that most sane...

OPINION: To Truly Remember Dr. King, Political Action and Infinite Hope Must Outweigh Anti-Democratic...

By Rep. Gregory W. Meeks (D-N.Y.) Often lost in our celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. is his unwavering testimony of hope and his political...