You Are Here: Home » National News (Page 258)

180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School

180 Days: A Year Inside An Amercan High School is an intimate portrait of life for the first graduating class of Washington Metropolitan High School (DC Met), a public school in Washington, D.C, where only seven percent of students are deemed “proficient” in math and only 19 percent in reading. ...

Read more

I Was A Slave, Plantation Life

Plantation Life ...

Read more

Walk in the footsteps of Black Patriots at Valley Forge Park

What a difference! When I visited Valley Forge many years and many park units later and found that my Black ancestors were part of General Washington’s army that played such a definitive role in winning the Revolutionary War, I couldn’t believe I had never learned that in any history class or seen it in the media anywhere. ...

Read more

Philadelphia Board of Health wants to kill more poor babies

Board of Health has passed a new resolution on Feb. 15, 2013 calling for the federal government and the state of Pennsylvania to fund all abortions for poor women. Haven’t they harmed enough women already? Now they want to go back for more killing ...

Read more

White House Aide: Obama hasn’t abandoned Blacks

President Obama sent a clear signal in his State of the Union speech that he will continue to advocate on behalf of both the middle class and the poor. ...

Read more

Is there a link between housing policy and violence?

Moving project residents into new neighborhoods created tensions with established residents and that sometimes led to violence. In fact, some say public housing policy is one of the causes of violence in some poor Chicago neighborhoods ...

Read more

What’s the Big Deal?”: Fox News hosts mock 102-year-old woman who waited in line hours to vote

she waited in line for three hours before being told to come back later. She finally cast her vote later that evening when she returned ...

Read more

Statement from Cloves Campbell, Chairman National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) The Black Press of America

Statement from Cloves Campbell, Chairman National Newspaper Publishers Association ...

Read more

Former LAPD officer says he not only believes Chris Dorner’s story – he lived it

Former LAPD officer Brian Bentley says although he doesn’t condone the actions of Chris Dorner, he certainly understands Dorner’s rage. ...

Read more

Site Designed By

Scroll to top