Categories Archives: Editorial

NNPA, NAACP Sign Historic Partnership Agreement.

The Black Press and the NAACP Join Forces to Address Issues Affecting the Black Community ABOVE: Derrick Johnson, NAACP President and CEO; Leon Russell, NAACP Chairman; Dorothy Leavell, NNPA Chairman and Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., NNPA President and CEO ...

CBC Members Plan State of the Union Protest.

ABOVE: CBC members plan to protest the president’s State of the Union address. (Freddie Allen/AMG/NNPA) During a lengthy, members-only meeting on Capitol Hill on January 19, members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) discussed various options to p ...

Man Is God’s Glory!.

A man’s willingness to glorify God is what makes him a “Man of God”, not a male of the world. Hence, a worldly male can easily be persuaded to become a “lifetime-card-carrying-member” of the “devil’s workshop”.  And, “We know that all t ...

What Have You Done Since MLK’s Birthday?.

So, we just celebrated another holiday honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., but what have we truly learned from him as human beings, particularly African Americans? I know Dr. King’s birthday has technically passed us by for anot ...

Man Is God’s Glory!.

A man’s willingness to glorify God is what makes him a “Man of God,” not a male of the world. Hence, a worldly male can easily be persuaded to become a “lifetime-card-carrying-member” of the “devil’s workshop.”  And, “We know that all t ...

Fifty Years Ago.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., born on January 15, 1929, turned 39 years old fifty years ago. Assassinated on April 4, 1968, he didn’t make it to 40. Yet in his scant 39 years on the planet, he upended the ways we think about race, capitalism, poverty, po ...