James B. Ewers Jr. Guest Columnist The year 2015 was a challenging year for African-American males. We were shot, killed and seriously injured at record rates according to some reports.
To the Editor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Chairman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and co-chairs of the CBC Gun Violence Task Force, Reps. Robin Kelly (IL-02) and Brenda Lawrence (MI-14) released
Who would have thought that Winston-Salem State University would have to deal with the death of one freshman let alone two within one-and-a-half months. Both freshmen died from gun violence
James Hankins Guest Columnist The problems: The oligarchical form of government is we – a small number of people – make the rules to benefit us, so you keep your
Frank Clemente Guest Columnist Surprisingly, Congress’s $680 billion holiday-season tax deal will bring some cheer to working families and not
Lifeline Shoebox Ministry Organization thanks community for helping with 1,000 deliveries To the Editor: Lifeline Shoebox Ministry is a nonprofit
Benjamin Chavis NNPA Columnist Whenever we begin a new calendar year, it can be useful to make New Year’s Resolutions
Tomorrow is the beginning of a new year in the 21st century. What could be hard to believe is that
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James Clingman Guest Columnist Singer-philosopher Gil Scott-Heron once asked: “Just how blind will America be? The world is on the