Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 3 months ago

Emergency recovery efforts continue at Hammel Woods

Emergency responders are continuing to search the DuPage River following an incident at Hammel Woods in Shorewood on Sunday, March 31. During the incident, a man and a woman were seen in the water by the dam at around 5:50 p.m. Sunday. Rescue worker...

by Staff - 3 months ago

It’s Time to Sign Colin Kaepernick

By Marc H. Morial “Though this legal battle with Kaepernick has been resolved, he isn’t going away either. The league will forever have to live with the fact that it was complicit in destroying someone’s career simply because he wished to bring atten...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Dorothy Height Honored With State Marker in Richmond

By Randy Singleton Community Affairs Correspondent New Journal and Guide RICHMOND A state historical marker honoring the achievements of Dorothy Height was unveiled Sunday (March 24) in front of the Hull Street Branch Library after a public ceremony...

by Staff - 3 months ago

The Myth of Meritocracy

By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com William Singer is going to jail. He’s the man who masterminded the college cheating scandal, collecting more than $25 million in bribes between 2011 and 2018 for helping the children of millionaires get into co...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Group Seeking Black Business Presence In Downtown Portsmouth

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide Today,  downtown Portsmouth is undergoing a    revival, with new multi-story apartment complexes and homes where public housing once stood, and the city aims  to redevelop its waterfront.   Bu...