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Rosetta Perry, ‘Queen Mother’ of the Black Press

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent For 30 years, the Tennessee Tribune and its publisher Rosetta Miller-Perry have set the standard for...

Bloody Sunday Memorial Honors Late Civil Rights Giants

The commemoration of a pivotal moment in the fight for voting rights for African Americans honored four giants of the civil rights movement who...

President Issues Executive Orders on Voting on Anniversary of Bloody Sunday

Stacy M. Brown | NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent President Joe Biden used the 56th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday” to issue an executive order on...

OP-ED: On Bloody Sunday’s 56-Year Mark, President Biden’s Words Remind Americans That Democracy Needs...

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “Fifty-six years ago, Bloody Sunday marked a turning point in our nation’s civil rights movement. The brutal assault on peaceful civil...

The ‘Conscience of the Congress’, U. S. Rep. John Lewis, Dies at 80

By Hazel Trice Edney (TriceEdneyWire.com) - He was the son of a sharecropper who came to be known as the “conscience of the Congress” and...