Black Life Journeys Matter

The NNPA began a unique and important partnership with Compassion & Choices to acquire a more in-depth awareness and knowledge about how black Americans and others are enabled to have a planned, dignified and well thought out, peaceful transition without ...

The Essence And Beauty of Black Women in America

Black women are some of the most amazing females on the planet.

Marvin Miller Gets To The Baseball Hall Of Fame…But No Curt Flood

The late Marvin Miller, the first executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA), had finally been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

The Biggest Mistake Parents Make When It Comes To Education

“Do I as a parent really know best about my child’s education?"

Trump Signs Future Act To Help HBCUs, Minority-Serving Institutions

The President put his signature on the Future Act, legislation that for the time includes HBCUs in the federal 5-year STEM Education Plan and the National Research and Development Budget Priorities.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) On Census 2020 (Counting Children Matters Most)

If you have a sense of responsibility for the quality of life of children in your family or beyond, your participation in the census has a direct impact.

We Need A Healthcare System That Supports The New American Workforce

Attacking the ACA further is a mistake. Instead, lawmakers should protect and strengthen the law. Independent work allows people to become their own bosses -- and boosts the economy.

Breaking News! Jesus Was Indeed Born In December! Christmas Is Correctly Dated!

“Christians therefore need not be doubtful about Christmas and its dating. It is dated correctly according to the Scripture, Luke 1:26 and the Jewish Calendar whose New Year often starts in September.”

I Was Just Thinking… Mama In The Classroom

"Chew on that for a minute. A teacher that students called “Mama.” There is so much meaning in that thought that I can hardly contain it. Many of you, some of you may remember her— Mable M. Jackson Chandler, better ...

Write Your Own Obituary. Your Life Depends on It.

"It seems that the inventor of dynamite got an unusual chance to read his own obituary and was very irritated about what it said about him. The question that this little-known fact made me think about was, “How will God ...

Powerful Book For Young Black Boys Celebrates 25 Years With Pledge To Get One Million New Readers

In the book, Bennett Wilson has the world at his fingertips as one of the top basketball players in New York State who is destined to lead Mount Vernon High School to the state championship for the first time. Many ...

Addressing Out-Of-Pocket Costs Key To Health Improvement And Cost Savings

More than 190 million Americans suffer from chronic diseases. For them, healthcare reform isn't a political football— it's a matter of life and death.

What Do The 2019 Elections Mean For 2020?

So, what do we learn from the last elections? Democrats have a chance to defeat some Republicans and may yet prevail in the 2020 elections. But race remains a divisive factor in our country. And unfortunately, we have a President ...

Becoming Numb To Mass Shootings

"Platitudes and prayer are nearly meaningless when one is up against a combination of a multi-million-dollar gun industry linked directly with a fanatical, right wing movement opposed to sensible gun ownership. At the end of the day, the barbarians must ...

Report Reveals 35 Million Americans Still Have 2018 Holiday Debt

“While 58 percent will pay for holiday purchases made by credit card in full by the due date, 23 percent said they will have a holiday balance after January. Just 19 percent said they would pay off their holiday purchases ...