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By Keith Chambers, Chicago Crusader Dorothy R. Leavell, publisher of the Chicago and Gary Crusader newspapers,...

Crusader staff report The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) is holding its 27th annual conference this...

By eurweb.com If you know anything about Omarosa Mannigault, you won’t be surprised to learn that she...

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributor) The oldest Black business industry in America began 190 years...

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader With the celebrations over and the White House move-in complete, the...

The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. Beta Mu Chapter held their annual “Teach-A-Rama”...

The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa Inc., Beta Mu Chapter of Gary, Indiana will...

MORE THAN 200 supporters, family members and friends gathered at 65th and King Drive on...

Street named for the drive of militant   newspaper publishers   Decades before anyone put the letters...

Decades before anyone put the letters SNCC, or SCLC together to describe civil rights organizations,...

Chicago Crusader staff report Alderman Willie Cochran (20th Ward) at 12 noon on Friday, October 7,...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) proudly asserts that, “We...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. The freedom struggle and Civil Rights Movement of Black people...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. President & CEO, National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) The National Newspaper Publishers...

By Lynn Norment Dorothy R. Leavell, publisher of the Chicago Crusader and Gary Crusader newspapers, was...

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA President The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) commends the dedication,...

By George Curry Editor-in-Chief EmergeNewsOnline WASHINGTON – Sunday’s front-page story on the Black Press failed to accurately...

The Chicago Crusader and Gary Crusader earned five national Merit Awards at the National Newspaper...

The 55-year history and legacy of the Gary Crusader was celebrated at a festive gala...

Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. History is more than the memory and documentation of the past. We...

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr, NNPA The legendary scholar, writer and visionary James Baldwin once personally...

The Gary Crusader, a member of the Crusader Newspaper Group, celebrates its 55th Anniversary this...

Though violence often makes the headlines, honoring youth and adult leaders of youth groups and...

By Vernon A. Williams Americans are increasingly being duped by national media like lambs led to...

While many newspapers have come and gone, excitement is building as the Gary Crusader prepares...

Gary Crusader staff report Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson is the chairperson of the Gary Crusader’s 55th Anniversary...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, Chicago Crusader The 22nd year of Chicago’s Black Women’s Expo, presented by Merry Green...

By Erick Johnson, Gary Crusader While one suffered from white flight and segregation, the other stepped...

By Erick Johnson All hail the Queen! She was given the crown of this column 17 years...

PUBLISHER DOROTHY R. LEAVELL (Chicago Crusader) with Jackie and Peter Holsten, President of Holsten Real...