National

Black military leaders uphold a proud tradition of service

By Merdies Hayes Contributing Writer (Special to the NNPA from Our Weekly) – As the nation pauses this Veteran’s Day to honor past and present

Continue Reading »

More National

Election confirms difficulties with new voting limits

By Zenitha Prince Contributing Writer (Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Afro Ameri­can Newspaper) — Thousands of voters from across the nation

Continue Reading »

National Archives

Another year, another United Nations vote to end America’s blockade against Cuba
By Saeed Shabazz Contributing Writer (Special to the NNPA from The Final Call) – A majority of the 193-member UN General Assembly voted to demand an end to the U.S.-led Cuba blockade ...
Budget cuts may imperil Blacks from checking out public libraries
By Jazelle Hunt Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Between the rise of digital media, changing social landscapes, and decreased funding, the nation’s 8,956 public library systems are at a crisis stage. And ...
Contras and drugs, three decades later
By Carmelo Ruiz-Marrero Contributing Writer (Special to the NNPA from The Final Call) – In late 1986, Washington was rocked by revelations that the Ronald Reagan administration had illegally aided a stateless ...
For many, voting rights remain at risk
By D. Kevin McNeir Contributing Writer (Special from The Washington Informer and New America Media) – When the founding fathers gathered in Philadelphia to form a new country called the United States, ...
GOP election rout delivers blow to U.S. leadership role on climate change
By John H. Cushman Jr. Contributing Writer (Special from InsideClimate News and New America Media) — The role of the United States in confronting the global climate crisis has been cast into ...
Mid-term election a nightmare for Democrats
By Hazel Trice Edney Contributing Writer (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus immediately piled on, issuing a statement that all but guarantees two years of blocking and tackling any ...
Panelists describe La.’s role as ‘Ground Zero’ for prison industrial complex
By Kari Dequine Harden Contributing Writer That was the question at the heart of a panel discussion held last Tuesday as part of the Prospect.3 (P.3) New Orleans art exhibition. Brooke Davis Anderson, ...
Tension remains over police shootings of young Black males
By Dr. J. A. Salaam Contributing Writer FERGUSON, Mo. (Special to the NNPA from The Final Call) – Tensions over the police shooting of Michael Brown, Jr., 18, by a White police ...

« Previous PageNext Page »