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NNPA President and CEO Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Excites at the NAACP Convention

“I’m optimistic. I’m fired up and ready to go! Fired up and ready to go! Long live the spirit of the NAACP!” Dr. Chavis exclaimed to thunderous applause. “Long live the spirit for freedom, for justice, and for equality! God bless!”

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NIH and Prostate Cancer Foundation Launch Study on Aggressive Prostate Cancer in African-American Men

No group in the world is hit harder by prostate cancer than men of African descent, and, to date, little is known about the biological reasons for these disparities, or the full impact of environmental factors…

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Congress Must Stop Family Separation and Pass the Keeping Families Together Act

I have asked UN Secretary-General Anthony Guterres to send observers to report on the conditions at detention facilities and to ensure the thousands of children who have been separated from their parents are reunited.

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Dr. Djibril Diallo Receives Rainbow PUSH Coalition 2018 International Humanitarian Award

“Djibril’s tireless and outstanding global leadership continues to make our global village a better place for all,” said Reverend Jackson. “We appreciate his commitment to serve and thus save humanity.”

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Five Tips for Voicing Values in the #MeToo Era

After all, of all the shared purposes we have in common with our colleagues, who would disagree with the essentials of organizational success and the commitment to a respectful workplace? That’s common ground we can build upon.

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When the World Attacks You, Find Strength in Christ’s Power

Your faith, also sets you up and apart to do great things in the name of Jesus Christ, my personal Lord and Savior. I guess what I’m really saying is when the going gets extremely tough, check the human being Paul.

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Successful Black CEOs to Speak at Upcoming Conference on How to Go “From Local to Global”

The dynamic speakers are all successful Black business owners representing 5 different countries and will share their valuable knowledge at the 2018 Global Now Conference…

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Dr. Kimberly Jeffries Leonard to Lead The Links, Incorporated

The Links, Incorporated is dedicated to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the culture and economic survival of African Americans. It is comprised of 15,000 professional women of color…

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Meet the African American Man Who is Changing How We See the World of Sport

Sport has the ability to bridge communities, explore the boundaries of racism, and revitalize communities … But understanding how to utilize sport  is often misunderstood.

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Official Midwest HBCU Alumni Weekend to Kick Off in Columbus, Ohio August 2-4

While the weekend has been growing in momentum with signature events like the HBCU Connect Recruitment Reception on Friday, August 3rd, the schedule of events continues to grow.

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ArtUp Becomes First Rutgers University-Newark Affiliate for Artists & Creatives

ArtUp reimagines the creative economy. The Memphis Business Hub for Creatives Program will help transform the way artists work, from the gigging and part-time…

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NNPA ESSA Educator Spotlight: Millennial Jarren Small Brings Innovation to Education with “LegendsDoLive”

In 2014, without any major partners, Small founded LegendsDoLive, an organization committed to funding and coordinating community-based programs for disadvantaged youth.

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