Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 1 month ago

CNN Ignores ‘Moral’ Issue in Refusing to Meet with NABJ

NABJ President Sarah Glover (Crusader Newspapers Photo) By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent      NABJ President Sarah Glover said she’s stunned that CNN canceled a planned meeting to discuss the importance of diversity and Black representa...

by Staff - 1 month ago

Jemele Hill: ‘I’m sort of all out of apologies.’

“I like being at The Atlantic,” said former ESPN journalist and commentator Jemele Hill. “I’m a lot less apologetic. I’m sort of all out of apologies.” (Photo: Harlan McCarthy) By Dr. Sybil C. Mitchell, Special to The New Tri-State Defender There w...

by Staff - 1 month ago

Letter To The Nation

Part Two How can we not honor those who have been forgotten in time and from our history books? They were leaders and freedom fighters who were murdered for slave rebellions and uprising in a never-ending pursuit of freedom. How can we not honor and...

by Staff - 1 month ago

The Black Women Jailed for ‘Stealing’ an Education

The Inequity of the Elite College Admissions Scam By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent Actress Lori Loughlin was taken into custody by the FBI Wednesday in Los Angeles after she, fellow movie star Felicity Huffman and 48 others were charged...

by Staff - 1 month ago

Press the Pause Button on College Admissions Outrage

Armstrong Williams is a conservative columnist. To find out more about Armstrong Williams and read features by other Creators Syndicate writers and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate website at www.creators.com. By Armstrong Williams, NNPA N...

by Staff - 1 month ago

The African American Business Project

Melvin Lorenzo Kelly       The purpose of the African American Business Project is to promote African American Economic empowerment and Independence in the United States of America for present and future African American generations. African American...

by Staff - 1 month ago

Buddy Guy Last Living Blues Icon

Buddy Guy By Sonia Henry The legendary greatest living blues artist in the world, eight-time Grammy ® Award winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Buddy Guy, performs in the Au-Rene Theater on Friday, March 22. Buddy Guy according to Wiki...

by Staff - 1 month ago

Dr. Michael Lomax and the UNCF Continue to HBCUs

For more than 14 years, no one has championed the cause of a good education for African Americans and other underserved students better than Dr. Michael Lomax, the president and CEO of the United Negro College Fund. By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire...