Monday, July 13, 2020

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...
Netanyahu

Netanyahu cancels plan to send migrants back to Africa

TEL AVIV, Israel – Israel scrapped its plan to deport tens of thousands of migrants back to Africa, after mass demonstrations against the policy in...

‘I may not get there with you’

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. / 1929 – 1968 JAY JONES/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS...

Magazine to honor Black women at March 1 event

Dr. Melissa Freeman ONYX Magazine will present its fourth annual Women on the Move luncheon on March 1...

CHICAGO MAKES HISTORY

Lori Lightfoot is elected Chicago mayor, making her the first African-American and openly gay woman to lead America’s third most populous...

Gwen Ifill immortalized with postal service stamp

BY STACY M. BROWNNNPA NEWSWIRE The 43rd stamp in the United States Postal Service's...

Words of Wisdom

celebrate Women’s History Month with a little inspiration BY ALEX KLINE/MCCLATCHY-TRIBUNE

Racist robocall defends White woman who killed Black man

Hannah Payne BY ZACHARY HANSEN THE ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION / TNS ATLANTA – A robocall that...

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...

Meek Mill turned away from Las Vegas hotel

JESSICA GRIFFIN/PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS Meek Mill exits the Criminal Justice Center, after a hearing on whether Judge Brinkley should be removed from...