U.S. Bank Pledges $1M Donation to Smithsonian’s African American Museum
    Black Experience
    July 19, 2019

    U.S. Bank Pledges $1M Donation to Smithsonian’s African American Museum

    The Minneapolis-based U.S. Bank announced a five-year, $1 million investment in the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and…
    Women’s Hall of Fame to Honor Angela Davis
    Black Experience
    July 19, 2019

    Women’s Hall of Fame to Honor Angela Davis

    Political activist and educator Angela Davis is being honored this fall by the National Women's Hall of Fame.
    Former NNPA Chairs Talk Past, Present, Future
    Black Experience
    July 19, 2019

    Former NNPA Chairs Talk Past, Present, Future

    The role of chairman of the board in any organization comes with responsibilities that require for the broadest of shoulders.
    African Leaders Hold Summit on Security, Integration
    AfricaNow
    July 17, 2019

    African Leaders Hold Summit on Security, Integration

    Presidents Paul Kagame of Rwanda, João Lourenço of Angola, Félix Tshisekedi of Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Yoweri Museveni…
    Breast Cancer Most Imperative Health Issue Facing African American Women
    Black Experience
    July 17, 2019

    Breast Cancer Most Imperative Health Issue Facing African American Women

    Though Black women get breast cancer at a slightly lower incidence rate than white women, Black women are 42% more…
    Detroit Prepares for Annual NAACP Convention
    Black Experience
    July 17, 2019

    Detroit Prepares for Annual NAACP Convention

    The NAACP will host its 110th annual convention next week in Detroit, anticipating thousands of activists, community leaders and elected…
      Former NNPA Chairs Talk Past, Present, Future
      July 19, 2019

      Former NNPA Chairs Talk Past, Present, Future

      The role of chairman of the board in any organization comes with responsibilities that require for the broadest of shoulders.
      Prince George’s Residents Wary of Developer’s Massive Warehouse Plan
      July 18, 2019

      Prince George’s Residents Wary of Developer’s Massive Warehouse Plan

      Area residents railed Thursday against plans to build a massive warehouse in Westphalia that proposes to create nearly 1,800 jobs,…
      Judge: Consider Md. Department of Education for Summer School Decision
      July 18, 2019

      Judge: Consider Md. Department of Education for Summer School Decision

      A Prince George's County Circuit Court judge asked whether plaintiffs in ongoing summer school case would want the Maryland Department…
      Trump’s Racist Tweet Garners Rebuke from Dems, GOP and Scholars
      July 17, 2019

      Trump’s Racist Tweet Garners Rebuke from Dems, GOP and Scholars

      This time President Donald Trump's racist messages didn't go without response from his own party.
      D.C. Council Seeks to Give Ex-Felons a ‘Clean Slate’
      July 17, 2019

      D.C. Council Seeks to Give Ex-Felons a ‘Clean Slate’

      District Councilman Kenyan McDuffie wants to give ex-offenders a clean slate.
      Ward 4 Residents Express Civil Rights Concerns
      July 17, 2019

      Ward 4 Residents Express Civil Rights Concerns

      D.C. Attorney General Karl A. Racine (D) convened the second of his civil rights listening sessions on July 13 at…
      Fare Jumpers Cost Metro $36M Annually
      July 17, 2019

      Fare Jumpers Cost Metro $36M Annually

      Metro officials claim the transit agency loses $36 million annually because of those who avoid paying fares, with the majority…
      Diabetes Most Prevalent in Wards 7, 8 of D.C.
      July 17, 2019

      Diabetes Most Prevalent in Wards 7, 8 of D.C.

      Statistics reported with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention document staggering numbers for type 2 diabetes in Washington, D.C.,…
      Health Care for Residents East of the River Remains a Dire Problem
      July 17, 2019

      Health Care for Residents East of the River Remains a Dire Problem

      Demand for a full-service hospital is at a fever pitch among nurses, local residents, and community leaders that want to…
      Mental Health Stigma Still Affecting African Americans
      July 15, 2019

      Mental Health Stigma Still Affecting African Americans

      African Americans are no different when it comes to the prevalence of mental health conditions when compared to the rest…

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