The Senior King and His Influence on MLK Jr.

January 18, 2017 Stacy Brown 0

While Martin Luther King Jr. stood at the forefront of the civil rights movement and remains an unequaled champion for freedom and justice, his foundation can easily be traced to his namesake — the man who raised and helped shaped the icon. […]

NNPA Promised First Interview with President Trump

Omarosa Manigault, recently named assistant to the president and director of communications in the Office of Public Liaison for the Trump administration, has promised the first press interview with President Trump to Benjamin Chavis, president/CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association, according to sources who attended a private meeting with the Trump transition team Jan. 4. […]

Various Faiths Remember MLK

January 18, 2017 Stacy Brown 0

Jews, Muslims and even those in the LGBT community all relate that the civil rights icon had a monumental effect on their lives despite religious, ethnic, race and other differences. […]

John Lewis Still Standing for Civil Rights, MLK

January 18, 2017 Stacy Brown 0

Rep. John Lewis rankled President-elect Donald Trump when he told NBC News’ “Meet the Press” in an exclusive interview that he does not believe Trump is a “legitimate president.” The comment provoked Trump to lash out at the civil rights icon on Twitter, decrying Lewis as “all talk, talk, talk — no action or results.” […]

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