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Flooding Outside FEMA’s 100-Year Flood Zones and Racial Inequality

When hurricanes and other extreme storms unleash downpours like Tropical Storm Beta has been doing in

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If Obamacare Goes Away, Here Are Eight Ways Your Life Will Be Affected

More than 10 years after its passage, the Affordable Care Act once more hangs in the

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“Truth Be Told: The Policies That Impacted Black Lives” New Exhibition Now Open at Muhammad Ali Center

Louisville, KY — As the call for racial justice and equality in America is louder now than

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2020 Debate Schedule Released It’s Clear Harris Improved Enthusiasm Gap for Biden Campaign

Democrats are enthusiastic about getting rid of Donald Trump. But a nagging issue regarding the Biden

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Officers in Breonna Taylor Case Escape Indictment

After 194 days, months of protests, and a $12 million civil settlement, the family of Breonna

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® Does It Again and Raises $1 Million in Support of HBCUs

“We did it, we did it again!” Dr. Glenda Glover, AKA International President and Chief Executive

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U.S. Bank donates $5 million to local communities as part of Rebuild and Transform Fund

  The U.S. Bank Foundation fund addresses systemic economic and racial inequities in small business, housing

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How the Right Rigs Elections – GOP’s Tried-and-True Vote-Suppression Techniques

Is it really so hard? Voting, I mean — smooth democratic elections with all citizens able

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Warning from 50+ Progressive Writers and Activists Pen Open Letter Urging Vote for Biden

“It comes down to this. Dump Trump, Then Battle Biden. Vote for Biden at least in

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Addressing Racism and Discrimination Has Become a Top Priority for Latinos

Top Priority for Latinos On September 8, 2020 Latino Decisions and the National Association of Latino

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Tips for Living Online – Lessons From Six Months of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Valentine’s Day was sweet, spring break was fun, then… boom! COVID-19. Stay-at-home orders, workplace shutdowns, school

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The Case of Biden Versus Trump – or How a Judge Could Decide the Presidential Election

Imagine the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020. Given the unprecedented number of mail-in votes this election,

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Colorado Makes History With Record-Breaking Number of Black Women Judges

Denver, CO — Five Black women are currently serving as judges in Colorado, which is a record-breaking

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New Program Helps African Americans Create Wealth By Investing in Their Health

A new program has been launched that is targeting newly-coined African American “mobile-preneurs” who want to

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Greenlining’s Supplier Diversity Report Card on Contracting with Diverse Businesses; Large Gaps Remain

UNEVEN PROGRESS IN CHALLENGING TIMES America’s racial wealth gap was created by deliberate policy choices based

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Helped Shape the Modern Era of Women’s Rights Before the Supreme Court

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday, the Supreme Court announced. Chief Justice John Roberts said in

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DNC Launches Ad Campaign in Black Newspapers Across Five Battleground States

Marking the First National Black Voter Day, Print Ads Highlight Impacts of Trump’s Failures on Black

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Importance of 50+ Voters in New Presidential and Senate State Polls

WASHINGTON, D.C. — AARP released a series of battleground state polls of likely voters in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia,

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Justice Ginsburg’s Death Could Prove Fatal to American Democracy

Ruth Bader Ginsburg – affectionately known as The Notorious R.B.G. (after the famous moniker of the

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AARP Polls Reveal Top Concerns for Voters 50 and Older

  More than half of voters 50-years and older in crucial battleground states are worried about

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Supreme Court Decision Jeopardizes CFPB’s Future and its Independence

A June 29 U.S. Supreme Court split decision represents a major setback to both the Consumer

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Pandemic vs. Patriotism: How to Cast Your Ballot and Preserve Your Health

Voting in the 2020 Presidential election may be the most consequential ballot you cast in your

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Confirmation Bias – Faked Videos Shore up False Beliefs About Biden’s Mental Health

From Ronald Reagan in 1984 to Bob Dole in 1996 and even Hillary Clinton in 2016, candidate health has become a

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COVID-19 Vaccines: Stop Big Pharma From Making Huge Profits off Taxpayer-Funded Research

An international, multi-billion-dollar race is underway to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, and progress is moving at record

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Trump’s Appeals to White Anxiety Are Not ‘Dog Whistles’ – They’re Racism

President Donald Trump’s rhetoric is often referred to as “dog whistle politics.” In politician speak, a dog

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Valerie A. Campbell Regained Her Power After Sexual Abuse, Now Helping Other Women Heal

Valerie A. Campbell empowers readers of her book, The Difference, with a methodology and framework to learn

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Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Grants $1 Million to Support Black Arts Programs

91% of funding supports BIPOC-founded or led organizations Atlanta, GA — The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta announces funding

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Commentary: Demeaning Military Veterans and Fallen Fighting Men and Women

Anyone who has followed the career of Donald Trump can only be but so surprised by the allegations

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Join the Men of NCNW for a Virtual Discussion On Voter Suppression, Racial Bias and Social Justice, and Men’s Health

On behalf of the Charles L. Franklin Associates, the male component of the National Council of

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FILM REVIEW: The 2020 American Black Film Festival Goes Virtual

In the age of COVID, film festival directors are finding creative ways to screen movies for

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Black Households Earned 61 Cents for Every Dollar of White Median Incomes

Police violence linked to segregated housing    The August 23 police shooting of an unarmed Black man

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Endowed Scholarship Fund Started by Local 100 Black Men Chapter

The 100 Black Men of the Cape Fear Region has pledged $25,000 for the establishment of

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Wells Fargo Gives $1 Million in Scholarships to Bridge Financial Gaps Faced by Students Amidst COVID-19

Initiative comes as pandemic continues to hamper students’ ability to pursue their educational paths SAN FRANCISCO

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Biden for President Gears Up Paid Media Offensive with New Health Care Ads

Campaign to Spend Over $65 million Across Broadcast and Digital This Week Biden for President is

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One Huge Lie Crystallized – Republicans and President Trump Build a Campaign on Lies

You may have decided not to look at the recent Republican National Convention on television, and

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Investigation Of Ga. Detention Facility, Whistleblower Alleges Forced Hysterectomies

ATLANTA — Leading congressional Democrats reacted furiously Tuesday to lightly-substantiated claims that immigrants held at a

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Entrepreneur Explores the Struggles of Being a Black Woman in Podcast “Women of Candor”

Dallas, TX — Everyone says they love listening to the truth and honesty, but only if it

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Texas Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Receives NNPA 2020 National Leadership Award

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas), an influential and forceful voice in Washington, D.C., and serving her

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Biden Campaign & DNC Announce New Vote-By-Mail Features on IWillVote.com

On Monday, Sept. 14, the Joe Biden for President campaign and the Democratic National Committee (DNC)

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Bridging America’s Political Divides Requires a Willingness To Work Together Without Becoming Friends First

Amid two crises – the pandemic and the national reckoning sparked by the killing of George

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Angry Americans: How Political Rage Helps Campaigns but Hurts Democracy

As the 2020 presidential election draws near, one thing is clear: America is an angry nation.

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Why Female Bosses Get Different Reactions Than Men When They Criticize Employees

Imagine that your boss Ethan calls you into his office. He expresses disappointment in your recent

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Far From Being Anti-Religious, Faith and Spirituality Run Deep in Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matters (BLM) has been portrayed by its detractors as many things: Marxist, radical, anti-American. Added to

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Introducing “Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit” by Mary-Frances Winters

Oakland, CA — The Black Lives Matter movement is an international symbol of racial solidarity in the

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Delta Airlines Defends Black Woman After She Was Racially Harassed By a White Passenger

Minneapolis, MN — Demetria Poe, an African American woman from Minneapolis, says that she is beyond satisfied

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Actor Don Cheadle Headlines Biden For America Campaign’s “Shop Talk”

The campaign of Democratic Presidential Candidate Joe Biden and running mate Senator Kamala Harris will again

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Mississippi Congressman Bennie Thompson Honored with NNPA 2020 National Leadership Award

With the U.S. Postal Service under assault from the Trump Administration, Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Mississippi) was

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Dr. Ladson-Billings Earns 2020 NNPA Leadership in Education Award

  When the coronavirus pandemic finally ends, America will require a “hard reset,” not a return

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HBCU Students for Biden and Black Students for Biden: Four More Years of Trump Means Death for Many African Americans

Just how crucial will the engagement of Black students, including those from historically Black colleges and

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DC Mayor Muriel Bowser to Receive NNPA 2020 National Leadership Award

On Nov. 6, 2018, Muriel Bowser became the first woman ever re-elected as the Mayor of

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