Category Archive: National

Jun 21

NOOSES ON NATIONAL MALL ECHO DOMESTIC TERRORISM

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Nooses on the National Mall Stoke Memories of “America’s Dark History” By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) U.S. Park Police confirmed that another noose was found on the National Mall, last week, according to ABC News. Late last month, a portion of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) in …

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Jun 14

Our Children Deserve High Quality Teachers

Elizabeth Primas says that the preservation of Thurgood Marshall's legacy is dependent upon our dedication to our children. (Freddie Allen/AMG/NNPA)

  By Dr. Elizabeth Primas (Program Manager, NNPA/ESSA Public Awareness Campaign) I am a native Washingtonian. I still live on the same street that my parents brought me home to 50 plus years ago. I am a product of D.C. public schools. I began my education prior to integration. I was taught by, in my …

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Jun 07

EX-N.C. GOVERNOR MCCRORY BLAMES 2016 LOSS ON PHANTOM VOTER FRAUD

  Ex-N.C. Governor McCrory Still Chasing Imaginary Voter Fraud, After Supreme Court Kills HB 589 By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a recent Republican convention in North Carolina, former Governor Pat McCrory (R-N.C.) said that he knew for a fact that “a lot of noncitizens” were voting in the state’s elections, according to …

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May 31

Job Prospects Mixed For Black Workers Last Month

  By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor/NNPA Newswire) Even though Black women lost ground in the labor market last month, the unemployment rate for Black workers dipped below 8 percent for the first time since January 2017, according to the latest jobs report from the Labor Department. Not only did the unemployment (UE) rate for Black …

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May 24

How The Mainstream Media Is Helping Russia

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Once again, the liberal, mainstream media has lost its collective mind over the mess swirling around President Trump in regard to the firing of former FBI director, Jim Comey. It’s sad to see the lack of any attempt by the mainstream media to simply do its job, which is …

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May 17

BILL TO CELEBRATE 400 YEARS OF BLACK HISTORY PASSES U.S. HOUSE

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In a rare display of bipartisanship in Congress, the United States House of Representatives voted to establish a commission to examine 400 years of African American history. House bill H.R. 1242 is designed “to develop and carry out activities throughout the United States to commemorate the 400th anniversary …

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May 10

In 2017 State of Black America Report, Blacks Show Slight Gains

  Equality Index for Blacks Inches Closer to Whites in the 2017 Report By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In their annual State of Black America report, called “Protect Our Progress,” the National Urban League (NUL) suggested that the nation should invest in a “Main Street Marshall Plan” that would solidify gains made by …

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