Black Experience
    September 19, 2018

    ALC Wraps with Trump Impeachment Talk

    An estimated 10,000 people filled the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Northwest over five days last week to hear…
    Business
    September 19, 2018

    Crypto Summit Touts Pan-African Economic Independence

    The Black Blockchain Summit, held this month in D.C., brought cryptocurrency enthusiasts and entrepreneurs from across the African Diaspora to…
    AfricaNow
    September 19, 2018

    AFRICA/CARIBBEAN NOW: Mabuza Targeted by Opponents Within ANC

    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's bitter opponents within the ANC are aiming their guns at his deputy, David Mabuza, and…
    Books
    September 19, 2018

    BOOK REVIEW: ‘Depth of Winter’ by Craig Johnson

    Never take "no" for an answer.
    Black History
    September 18, 2018

    The Major Role the Catholic Church Played in Slavery

    The Catholic Church played a vital role in the trans-Atlantic slave trade, according to historians and several published theses on…
    Books
    September 18, 2018

    Michelle Obama Plans 10-City Tour for New Memoir

    Former first lady Michelle Obama is set to begin a book tour for her new memoir, "Becoming."
      September 21, 2018

      Kirwan Commission Lays Out Latest Recommendations to Revamp Md. Schools

      The 25-member group tasked to help prescribe remedies to boost the Maryland educational system offered more recommendations Friday, which lawmakers…
      September 21, 2018

      What Republican Rule Looks Like in Key Swing State

      With voter registration drives principally aimed at trying to win back the House and possibly the Senate in Washington, Democrats…
      September 21, 2018

      NNPA EXCLUSIVE: Tapes Used to Convict Cosby Were ‘Doctored’

      NNPA Newswire has learned exclusively from a high-ranking courthouse source in Pennsylvania that an independent FBI-approved forensic lab has examined…
      September 19, 2018

      Is D.C. Council Poised to Repeal Initiative 77?

      In July, about a month after a ballot initiative to gradually raise tipped workers' minimum wage over an eight-year period…
      September 19, 2018

      Summit’s Focus: High Mortality Rates of Black Mothers, Infants

      D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, just four months into parenthood with the adoption of a newborn named Miranda Elizabeth, welcomed six…
      September 19, 2018

      New Policy Agenda Aims at Educating Black Voters

      The Black Women's Health Imperative (BWHI) recently released its first national policy agenda on Black women's health priorities, "Black Women…
      September 19, 2018

      Head Start Returns to Prince George’s

      After a two-year hiatus following reports of child neglect and abuse, Head Start will return to Prince George's County.
      September 19, 2018

      Ballou Running Back Denied Opportunity to Play

      Ballou Senior High School Principal Willie Jackson, for reasons that have yet to be determined, benched Jamal Speaks shortly before…
      September 19, 2018

      Library of Congress Recalls Birmingham Church Bombing

      A new display at the Library of Congress memorializes "Birmingham's Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing, September 15, 1963," the traumatic…
      September 19, 2018

      What Does the Constitution Mean to Americans?

      With Constitutional rights and issues dominating the current news cycle, and public debates about those rights being challenged or interpreted…

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