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Newspaper Publishers Call on Congress to Take More Aggressive Stance Against...

National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) Chairman Dorothy R. Leavell and NNPA President Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis released the following statement on October 3, 2017...

Rep. Al Green meets with the Black Press on Capitol Hill

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) During an on the record meeting with publishers of Black-owned newspapers on Capitol Hill, Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) discussed...

TWPF 50th Anniversary Features Writers, Poets, Entertainment

Third World Press Foundation (TWPF) kicks off a week long 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, September 30, that will culminate with a gala featuring...

Black publishers leave Chicago with fresh start

Crusader staff report Black publishers from around the country spent three days last week in Chicago brainstorming and exchanging ideas aimed at reenergizing the Black...

Black publishers in Chicago to reenergize Black Press

Crusader staff report Black publishers from around the country are in Chicago this week for a three-day retreat that aims to strengthen and reenergize the...

Crusader publisher to lead the Black Press

By Keith Chambers, Chicago Crusader Dorothy R. Leavell, publisher of the Chicago and Gary Crusader newspapers, was elected chairman of the National Newspaper Publishers Association...

Wait begins for Trump’s promised interview with Black Press

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader With the celebrations over and the White House move-in complete, the clock has begun ticking as the Black Press waits...

Days Before the Election, Clinton Talks about Criminal Justice, Jobs and...

By Cash Michaels (The Carolinian, NNPA Member) In an exclusive interview with North Carolina’s African-American press, Hillary Clinton said the even though she is...

‘A Trusted Comrade,’ Black Press Legend George Curry Dies at 69

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributor) The Black Press lost one of its most celebrated warriors when George Curry, veteran journalist and former...

Black Owned Newspapers Matter

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. President & CEO National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) 2017 will mark the 190th anniversary of the Black Press in America....