today in black history

July 31, 2015

Civil rights leader Whitney M. Young, Jr., who led the National Urban League for 11 years, was born on this date in 1921 in Lincoln Ridge, KY.







Top News

Economic Challenges Facing Blacks

April 21, 2015

New report details the sobering reality of the economic status of Blacks Read More

NS News

President's Weekly Address - 7/18/15

July 19, 2015

The President discusses the nuclear deal struck with Iran. Read More

Today In Black America

Today in Black America - July 30

July 30, 2015

The top stories in the nation's press for July 30, 2015. Read More

2012 Election

An Agenda worth Fighting For

November 15, 2012

Second Obama term gives possibilities for real policy shifts Read More

Education Reform

New Casey Report on Racial Barriers

April 02, 2014

Race for Results describes challenges facing Black children. Read More

Need to Know

Book Review: Deadbeat v. Deadbroke

August 08, 2014

New book provides steps for custodial parent to secure child support. Read More

Health and Wellness

Free Colonoscopy; no Anesthesia Charge

May 18, 2015

Feds say no anesthesia charge for free colon cancer screening. Read More

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