Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 5 hours ago

Stacey Abrams willing to serve as vice president

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent@StacyBrownMedia The overcrowded Democratic presidential field has a record six women seeking the nomination. But one prominent individual who isn’t running for the top job has thrown her hat into the rin...

News / Black Local and National News - 8 hours ago

The Chosen One

The Gantt Report By Lucius Gantt Ever since the earliest times of slavery days, Black people in America have worked on a variety of jobs, in a variety of places and for a variety of non-Black people. Slave masters, overseers and other characters cho...

News / Black Local and National News - 8 hours ago

WHY LADY LIBERTY WEEPS

By Oscar H. Blayton     There is a sickening stench about Ken Cuccinelli. Ken Cuccinelli is Donald Trump’s newly appointed acting director of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, and his type of stench is not one that assaults the nose, rat...

News / Black Local and National News - 8 hours ago

Whitewashed History Exposed

By Kevin Palmer       As the plain truth about slavery is revealed, the whitewashed version of American history is being exposed. One such revelation is an August 2019 Vox.com article by P.R. Lockhart, how slavery became America’s first big business....