Categories Archives: Editorial

Behind the Black Unemployment Rate.

When the unemployment rate dropped and economic conditions improved under the leadership of President Barack Obama, 45 derided the gains as “fake news”. He suggested that the monthly Employment Situation (www.bls.gov) reports of the Bureau of ...

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 ...