Category : News

2 months ago

Are the Democrats leading or is President Trump?

By Roger Caldwell, NNPA Newswire Contributor There are more than 20 Democratic candidates running for President of the United States, and if you listen to them talk, they all believe they can win the nomination. Everyone knows that most of these cand...

2 months ago

Sweet land of liberty

Standing strong in Angola are Kenny Zulu Whitmore with his amigo, Emundo Cerda Anima. Angola, the largest prison in the U.S., is a former 18,000-acre slave plantation. It is still worked by Black “slaves.” Under the slavery clause in the 13th Amendm...

2 months ago

Dallas back-to-school shoppers plan to spend less

By: Ruth Ferguson, NDG Editor It is merely a matter of math. And when it comes to back-to-school shopping, Dallas consumers are planning to subtract from their spending budget. According to a recent survey by Deloitte, Dallas/Fort Worth shoppers plan...

2 months ago

Tennessee Senators Imagine an End to Legal Abortion

“Make no mistake the ACLU and others will sue if this bill is passed into law. We will sue and we will win,” said Hedy Weinberg Director of ACLU Tennessee. NASHVILLE, TN – The Senate Judicial Committee “Summer Study” was like two days of Vacation Bib...

News / Black Local and National News - 2 months ago

You are the one

The Gantt Report By Lucius Gantt   On any given day, someone in your com-munity is waiting for something! They wait on God to shower them with financial blessings, they wait on Jesus to deliver them a true soul mate, they wait on children to grow up...

News / Black Local and National News - 2 months ago

Cowards

By Winslow Myers The president was quick to label the latest mass shooters co-wards. This seems like an oddly careless, even Orwellian, use of the word, because it implies that there is a courageous way, as opposed to a cowardly one, to act out hatre...