Benjamin F. Chavis Jr., president and CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association, speaks during a Black History Month celebration at the Twelfth Street Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Washington, D.C. (Claudette Perry/NNPA)
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Chavis Talks ‘Freedom Movement,’ Black Press at Twelfth Street Christian Church

During a recent service celebrating Black History Month at the Twelfth Street Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr., the president and CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), expressed gratitude and reverence for the church’s rich history. He also highlighted the importance of the Black Press in 2018. [read more…]