today in black history

May 13, 2021

Heavyweight boxing champion and American hero, Joe Louis Barrow, the "Brown Bomber," was born in 1914 in Lafayette, Alabama.







Top News

The Coming Redistricting Wars

May 05, 2021

State legislative and congressional representation is at stake. Read More

NS News

Real Talk in Newark

February 21, 2017

Community dialogues meant to educate, enlighten and mobilize for action. Read More

Today In Black America

Today in Black America - May 12

May 12, 2021

The top stories in the nation's press for May 12, 2021. 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

The Week Ahead - January 24, 2021

January 24, 2021

Executive Editor Walter Fields and Legal Analyst Rob Tarver look at the week ahead. Read More

Health and Wellness

COVID Doesn't Discriminate by Age

May 05, 2021

Serious cases rise among younger adults Read More

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