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Chicago Reader historic purchase led by Crusader publisher

The Chicago Reader, an iconic 47-year-old award-winning publication, is being sold to a group led by Dorothy Leavell, publisher of the Chicago Crusader and Gary...

Discovering the Best of Black America in 2018

There is an old African proverb that says, “What you seek, you will surely find.” We live in a world where the news cycle...

The NNPA’s 2018 Discover The Unexpected Journalism Fellowship Now Open to...

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), in partnership with Chevrolet, recently announced that the 2018 Discover The Unexpected (DTU)...

Crusader supports the Black Women’s Expo

Dorothy R. Leavell is photographed with family and staff in front of two cakes in the shape of the number 50, celebrating Leavell’s 50...

Dorothy R. Leavell celebrates 50 years as publisher of the Crusader...

In 1968 she became a Black single mother who was left to run two newspapers in a male-dominated industry; now after decades of challenges,...

Parents, Black Publishers discuss excellence in public education

Parents, Black Publishers Discuss Excellence in Public Education During Black Press Week By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Educators and education experts discussed parental engagement,...

Ask Dr. Kevin: Stigma in sickle cell disease: How it impacts...

By Dr. Kevin Williams, Chief Medical Officer, Pfizer Rare Disease Unit) The “Ask Dr. Kevin” series is brought to you by Pfizer Rare Disease in collaboration...

The Black Press Is at the Forefront of Change

Black Press Week celebrates 191 years of the founding of Freedom’s Journal The National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation’s Black Press Week celebration, led by Chairman...

Senator Kamala Harris honored with 2018 Newsmaker of the Year Award

Black Press Week celebrates 191 years of the founding of Freedom’s Journal The National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation’s Black Press Week celebration, led by Chairman...

The Black Press Honors Senator Kamala Harris with the NNPA’s 2018...

The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) will honor Senator Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) with the 2018 Newsmaker of the Year Award during the NNPA’s 2018...