Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 1 week ago

Karen Bass Sworn in as Chair Of Congressional Black Caucus

     WASHINGTON — Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.), was sworn in as the 26th Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), which grew to a historic 55 Members. During the 116th Congress, five of those Members will chair full House Committees and 28...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Trump Impeachment or Indictment?

Don Valentine and Nicole Nutting By Nicole Nutting and Don Valentine      She Said: Hallelujah Don, things are looking up! Now that the Democrats have control of the House, the time is near for our fake president to face the consequences of his beh...

by Staff - 1 week ago

You do know we are in a low income housing crisis RIGHT?!!

By Rachel Johnson We got 99 problems in low income housing and access to low income housing is #1! Low income families can tell you better about the hardships of locating decent housing that is within their low wages earned or even the fixed incomes...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Humans R Us because Newspapers R Us

By Melissa Martin       North America, South America, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia, Antarctica. Humans live, work, and play on the 7 continents. Humans sail the seas. Humans fly the skies. And humans read online newspapers. “The newspaper is a gre...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Black Media Needs to do their Jobs

Raynard Jackson is founder and chairman of Black Americans for a Better Future (BAFBF), a federally registered 527 Super PAC established to get more Blacks involved in the Republican Party. By Raynard Jackson, NNPA Newswire Contributor As I reflect...

by Staff - 1 week ago

A More Diverse Congress, a More Perfect Union?

By Julianne Malveaux The 116th Congress, sworn in on January 3, is the most diverse our nation has ever seen. There are more women – 102 – than ever before. More members of the Congressional Black Caucus – 55 – than ever before. Indeed, a former Cong...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Executive Producer Dream Hampton Talks “Surviving R. Kelly”

For Dream Hampton, who served as executive producer of the much-talked about “Surviving R. Kelly” documentary, the explosive revelations in the film were just the tip of the iceberg. Hampton said there were many things she couldn’t talk about and wil...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Michelle J. Sheehan Judge  Eighth District Court of Appeals

The Honorable Judge Michelle J. Sheehan was officially sworn into office as Judge in the Eighth District Court of Appeals. The proud graduate of Orange High School; Miami University and the Cleveland - Marshall College of Law joins other distinguishe...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Russia’s Secret Weapon

Oscar Blayton By Oscar H. Blayton It is clear now that the 45th president of the United States is knowingly or unwittingly a tool of the Russian government.  But for many years before the dumpster fire in the White House came into office, the Kreml...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Trying To Love Two, Yourself And Money, Ain’t Easy To Do

James Hankins By James J. Hankins       When the Democratic majority, we voted in, take control of the U.S. House on January 3rd, there will be several hearings investigating TRUMP and the bias, backstabbing, low IQ people he hired to serve him. Th...