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Nation’s Report Card Shows Blacks Excelling in Education

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – A report that measures the academic achievement of elementary and secondary students in

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Black Buying Power

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Despite an economy represented by high unemployment rates, a home foreclosure crisis and

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Saffo to Be Honored as Citizen of the Year

Cape Fear Area Resource Centers will present its first annual “Citizen of the Year” award during

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Psyched Out by Stereotypes: Research Suggests Thinking About the Positive

In a new study, cognitive scientists have shown that when aware of both a negative and

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Social Support Key for Religious Conversions in Prison

 It is not uncommon for prison inmates to experience religious conversions. Now a new University of

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American Violet: The true story of Regina Kelly

“American Violet,” a film based on the racially charged drug war scandal that rocked the town

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Minority Firefighters Being Attacked by Lawsuit

Jacksonville, Fla. – The International Association of Black Professional Fire Fighters (IABPFF) has taken issue with

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Tips for Help in Foreclosure Prevention

If you are looking for help in foreclosure prevention be sure you call on the right

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Sadiqa Basiri Saleem Honored for Work Educating Afghani Women

Sadiqa Basiri Saleem knows few women in her war-torn homeland of Afghanistan have enjoyed the educational

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4TH Annual NC Black Summit to Focus on Strengthening Community During Harsh Economy

As the country struggles, many North Carolinians find themselves buckling under the weight. The Alliance of

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17 Paths to Enlightenment

Indigenous peoples are similar to our globe’s flora and fauna in one key way – many

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Doctor to the Elderly Grapples with Own Father’s Aging

As a geriatrician, Jerald Winakur, M.D., has dedicated his career to helping the elderly live well

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