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Fisk Jubilee Singers Celebrate 150 Years Since First Tour

By Kristin M. Hall, AP Entertainment Writer The Fisk Jubilee Singers' first tour wasn't an immediate success, but their perseverance through financial hardship to find...

COVID-19 creates dire US shortage of teachers, school staff

By JOCELYN GECKER, AP Media Writer One desperate California school district is sending flyers home in students’ lunchboxes, telling parents it’s “now hiring.” Elsewhere, principals...

Black Lawmaker Hopes Highway Project Can Right an Old Wrong

By JONATHAN MATTISE Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Harold Love Jr. raised his voice over the blare of traffic from the interstate above as...

New Report Shows Number of People Killed by Police Skyrocketed in 2020

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The new report revealed that at least 28 percent of those killed were African Americans, who...

Why Malia Cohen Is Running for State Controller in 2022

Antonio Ray Harvey | California Black Media Nearly three years after her successful run for a seat on California’s Board of Equalization (BOE), Malia Cohen...