A day in Corinth

There’s plenty of culture and history to soak up during a quick visit to the Mississippi city.


Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune’s upcoming Statuary Hall placement tops a list a notable stories around Florida this week.

Mental health stigma still affecting African Americans

ISTOCKPHOTO/ NNPA For detailed information about mental illness and where assistance is provided visit, www.nami.org; www.mentalhealthamerica.net; or www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov.  BY STACY...

African American troops also fought in Normandy

John Q. Jordan was a journalist during World War II and wrote for the Norfolk New Journal and Guide.

369th Experience Band ties HBCU musicians to WWI Black history

A band of 42 musicians from HBCUs are traveling the country playing the sounds of the 369th Infantry Regimental Band that...

Not about pride or making history

For many Black voters, 2020 is simply about beating Trump MARK Z. BARABAK/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Faya...

What happened to our Black churches and Black colleges?

I was propelled to write this article because of the current status and dilemma of our Black...

Study finds most of the world failing at gender equality

ILLUSTRATION COURTESY OF NNPA NEWSWIRE Altogether, 2.8 billion girls and women live in countries that get either a “very poor” (59...

Black voices must be raised against tariffs

Our nation’s 45th president is dead set on a trade war. He has increased tariffs on goods...

Laws could outlaw racially motivated 911 calls

JESSICA GRIFFIN/PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS Protesters demonstrate at the Starbucks at 18th and Spruce Streets in Philadelphia on April 16, 2018, after a...

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