Wednesday, May 27, 2020

I got a coronavirus awakening when my parents got it

My name is Paris Brown. My parents are NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Stacy Brown and the awesome Shenay Brown. I am 13 years old...

The internet is pimp slapping us during this coronavirus

A pimp will take money that is earned by someone else. No, it basically has little or nothing to do with prostitution. Both women...

Protect prisoners during COVID-19 pandemic

Inmates awaiting trial, the elderly, the afflicted, and those who have served much of their sentence should get early release, if possible quarantined at...

Eliminate ‘The Long No’ in Black oppression

An acquaintance in the entertainment industry once explained to me why a project we were working on was stalled. He said we were getting...

Usual suspects put blame on the president

As anxious as protest critics, including the media, are to denigrate and condemn those who disagree with some of the draconian tactics of the...

Dorothy Irene Height’s legacy lives on today

April 20 marked the 10th anniversary of the death of our gentle but fearless leader and mentor, Dr. Dorothy Irene Height. This significant anniversary...

Drs. Phil, Oz believe coronavirus deaths matter less than freedoms of majority

Dr. Phil and Dr. Oz couldn’t resist weighing in on the coronavirus crisis. That’s not surprising. They are entertainers who thrive on being in...

Florida Black women who are essential workers are economically insecure

The COVID-19 pandemic has cast a floodlight on the systemic inequalities embedded in our state and nation. The latest report of the Florida American Association...

Why is the ACLU silent on coronavirus crackdowns?

Many of the nation’s governors and mayors are falling over themselves trying to see who can act the toughest against COVID-19, regardless of the...

How the Urban League is fighting for you

“Until government is able to stand up the benefits that are included in the CARES Act and Families First Act, people in the meantime...