Taste of Soul to Bring A ‘Day of Service & Soul’ to the Community; The drive-thru only event to give away free groceries, PPE supplies, and more

October 14, 2021

By Brian W. Carter

Contributing Writer

 

Did you think the Taste of Soul party was over? You know you can’t stop soul power!

The 16th annual Taste of Soul Family Festival... Read more...

Lydia Pope Explains the Five Pillars of NAREB and the Importance of Black Homeownership; NAREB seeks ways to assist African Americans in wealth building and sustainability.

October 14, 2021

By Stacy M. Brown

NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent

 

Lydia Pope counts among the fortunate, and she knows that.

Pope also doesn’t pull any punches when advocating... Read more...

Despite Misinformation and Distractions, Biden-Harris Accomplishing Black Agenda

October 14, 2021

By Stacy M. Brown

NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent

 

The $4.2 billion received in 2021 by historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) represents the most... Read more...

Mark Ridley-Thomas, Ex-USC Dean Indicted in Alleged Bribery Scheme

October 14, 2021

By Fred Shuster

City News Service

 

Los Angeles City Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas and an ex-dean of USC's School of Social Work were indicted today on federal corruption charges... Read more...

Return of Bruce’s Beach Improves County Fire’s Legacy; Chief Daryl Osby comments on the historic restoration of property that currently houses his department’s lifeguard operations

October 14, 2021

By Cora Jackson-Fossett

Contributing Writer

 

Reverberations of cheer are still echoing following California Governor Gavin Newsom’s signing of legislation to return Bruce’s... Read more...

News

U.S. Black Chamber Prez Talks Loss of African American Businesses and a Global Future for the Black Dollar

U.S. Black Chamber Prez Talks Loss of African American Businesses and a Global Future for the Black Dollar

October 07, 2021 By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent   During the first three months of the pandemic, approximately 442,000...

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Community

Stolen Bruce’s Beach Property Returned to Black Family

Stolen Bruce’s Beach Property Returned to Black Family

October 07, 2021 By Betti Halsell Contributing Writer   The story behind Bruce’s Beach tells a narrative of Black-ownership in America. The original...

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Sports News

Irving: Refusal to get vaccinated about ‘what’s best for me’

Irving: Refusal to get vaccinated about ‘what’s best for me’

October 14, 2021 By Brian Mahoney Associated Press   Kyrie Irving said Wednesday he didn’t want to lose salary or a chance to compete for a championship...

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Arts & Culture

Netflix backs Chappelle despite criticism over trans remarks

Netflix backs Chappelle despite criticism over trans remarks

October 14, 2021 By Lynn Elber Associated Press   A top Netflix executive said Dave Chappelle’s special “The Closer” doesn’t cross “the...

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