White House Admits Prison Won’t Solve The Drug Problem, But Drug War Grinds On

White House Admits Prison Won’t Solve The Drug Problem, But Drug War Grinds On April V. Taylor The Huffington Post is reporting on the recent admission of Michael Botticelli, head of the Obama administration’s…

Obama asks for billions to secure the border

Obama asks for billions to secure the border April V. Taylor After seeming to do nothing about the growing crisis on America’s Mexican border, The New York Daily…

President Obama, Joe Biden Announce $600M In Job Grants

President Obama, Joe Biden Announce $600M In Job Grants By Dr. Sinclair Grey III There’s some good news for employers, employees, and potential employees. On Wednesday, President Obama announced…

Study: Blacks More Likely To Be Jailed Than Whites, Especially for Drugs

Study: Blacks More Likely To Be Jailed Than Whites, Especially for Drugs

By April V. Taylor The New York Times is reporting on a study conducted by the Vera Institute of Justice that found that race plays a significant role in nearly every stage of criminal prosecutions that take place in Manhattan.  The two year study looked…

Raynard Jackson: Blacks Need More Racists

Raynard Jackson: Blacks Need More Racists

By Raynard Jackson NNPA Columnist A few weeks ago, the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) made a stunning announcement that caused a lot of consternation in the Black community. UNCF had accepted a $ 25 million contribution from Koch Industries and the Charles Koch Foundation.…

Dr. Sinclair Grey III – Black America: Don’t Forget/Forsake Our Elders in the Community

Dr. Sinclair Grey III – Black America: Don’t Forget/Forsake Our Elders in the Community “Not Forgetting/Forsaking Our Elders in the African-American Community” By Dr. Sinclair Grey III As a…

Florida Leads The Nation On Putting Children In Prison

Florida Leads The Nation On Putting Children In Prison By: Stephanie Allen- Gobert The state of Florida is well known for vacationing (Disney World,…

Whites Believe Blacks Are More Racist Than They Are

Whites Believe Blacks Are More Racist Than They Are By Dr. Sinclair Grey III Let’s face it – racism hasn’t gone anywhere. Even with…

Doshon Farad: Martin Luther King Jr., Barack Obama and Black leadership

Doshon Farad: Martin Luther King Jr., Barack Obama and Black leadership By Doshon Farad “We lost Martin Luther King because America did not want to hear…

Does the Republican Party still disrespect minorities in 2014?

Does the Republican Party still disrespect minorities in 2014? By Dr. Sinclair Grey III At the annual gathering of California Republicans in San Francisco,…

Innocent man sues for $162 million after 25 years in prison

Innocent man sues for $162 million after 25 years in prison

By: Krystle Crossman Brooklyn, NY resident Jonathan Fleming just got out of prison after 25 long years. The only problem is that he never should have been in prison in the first place. He was convicted of a crime that he did not commit, and…

Kenyan Mall Gunmen Are Believed To Be Dead

Kenyan Mall Gunmen Are Believed To Be Dead

By Dr. Sinclair Grey III The attack on an upscale mall in Kenya’s capital that captured international attention a few months ago has a new development. According to FBI officials, it appears that the gunmen who initiated the attack are believed to be dead. The…

IDF Reports 1 in 10 People Will Have Diabetes by 2035

IDF Reports 1 in 10 People Will Have Diabetes by 2035 By Nigel Boys According to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), Brussels, Belgium, about 382 million…

Two Agents in Obama’s Security Detail Face Investigation

Two Agents in Obama’s Security Detail Face Investigation After a rough week of low reported numbers coming out of Washington regarding enrollment in…

Texas Teenager Sentenced In Fatal Beating of 5-Year-Old with a Bowling Ball

Texas Teenager Sentenced In Fatal Beating of 5-Year-Old with a Bowling Ball by Barry Burch Jr. Children need protecting from just about everything.  We can now add…

Actor Claims Flight Attendant Called Him the N-Word and Obama’s Son

Actor Claims Flight Attendant Called Him the N-Word and Obama’s Son   Reported By: Britt L Somebody’s stiring up more than a cocktail, right Brandon T.…

Overseas Soldier Listens in Horror as Pregnant Wife Is Stabbed During FaceTime Chat

Overseas Soldier Listens in Horror as Pregnant Wife Is Stabbed During FaceTime Chat Police in Texas report that a U.S. soldier stationed overseas was forced to listen as…

Ahmad Rashad Rumored To Be Dating Obama Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett

Ahmad Rashad Rumored To Be Dating Obama Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett

By Andrew Scot Bolsinger Former NFL wide receiver Ahmad Rashad is no stranger to high-profile relationships. His latest romantic involvement takes that exposure to a new level, even for the television announcer and former husband of actress Phylicia Rashad. The Daily Mail reported that Rashad…

Jahi McMath’s Friends Pray That She Receives A Miracle

Jahi McMath’s Friends Pray That She Receives A Miracle

Friends of Jahi McMath are praying for her to wake up and come back to school. Jahi McMath is the young lady that had an operation to have her tonsils removed, but her heart stopped during the surgery and she was left brain dead. Currently,…

New Study Reveals that Obesity Leads to Early Puberty in Girls

New Study Reveals that Obesity Leads to Early Puberty in Girls Obesity has long been associated with chronic and acute adult conditions such as heart disease,…

Oprah Raises $600,000 For Charity in “Everything Must Go” Garage Sale

Oprah Raises $600,000 For Charity in “Everything Must Go” Garage Sale Oprah is known as the Queen of Talk, but she’s also known for her philanthropic…

Overseas Soldier Listens in Horror as Pregnant Wife Is Stabbed During FaceTime Chat

Overseas Soldier Listens in Horror as Pregnant Wife Is Stabbed During FaceTime Chat Police in Texas report that a U.S. soldier stationed overseas was forced to listen as…

Honor Student Beaten Who Had Her Teeth Knocked Out by Cops Still Faces 3 – 5 Yrs in Prison

Honor Student Beaten Who Had Her Teeth Knocked Out by Cops Still Faces 3 – 5 Yrs in Prison By Yolanda Spivey Gabby Calhoun is settling down and doing quite well in her first…

Italian Gymnastics Team Member Makes Ugly Racist Remarks about Black Gymnast at World Championships

Italian Gymnastics Team Member Makes Ugly Racist Remarks about Black Gymnast at World Championships   Simone Biles, a gymnast representing the United States, pocketed four medals during the Gymnastics…

Innocent man sues for $162 million after 25 years in prison

Innocent man sues for $162 million after 25 years in prison

By: Krystle Crossman Brooklyn, NY resident Jonathan Fleming just got out of prison after 25 long years. The only problem is that he never should have been in prison in the first place. He was convicted of a crime that he did not commit, and…

Kenyan Mall Gunmen Are Believed To Be Dead

Kenyan Mall Gunmen Are Believed To Be Dead

By Dr. Sinclair Grey III The attack on an upscale mall in Kenya’s capital that captured international attention a few months ago has a new development. According to FBI officials, it appears that the gunmen who initiated the attack are believed to be dead. The…

IDF Reports 1 in 10 People Will Have Diabetes by 2035

IDF Reports 1 in 10 People Will Have Diabetes by 2035 By Nigel Boys According to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), Brussels, Belgium, about 382 million…

Two Agents in Obama’s Security Detail Face Investigation

Two Agents in Obama’s Security Detail Face Investigation After a rough week of low reported numbers coming out of Washington regarding enrollment in…

Texas Teenager Sentenced In Fatal Beating of 5-Year-Old with a Bowling Ball

Texas Teenager Sentenced In Fatal Beating of 5-Year-Old with a Bowling Ball by Barry Burch Jr. Children need protecting from just about everything.  We can now add…

Actor Claims Flight Attendant Called Him the N-Word and Obama’s Son

Actor Claims Flight Attendant Called Him the N-Word and Obama’s Son   Reported By: Britt L Somebody’s stiring up more than a cocktail, right Brandon T.…

Overseas Soldier Listens in Horror as Pregnant Wife Is Stabbed During FaceTime Chat

Overseas Soldier Listens in Horror as Pregnant Wife Is Stabbed During FaceTime Chat Police in Texas report that a U.S. soldier stationed overseas was forced to listen as…

Jahi McMath’s Friends Pray That She Receives A Miracle

Jahi McMath’s Friends Pray That She Receives A Miracle

Friends of Jahi McMath are praying for her to wake up and come back to school. Jahi McMath is the young lady that had an operation to have her tonsils removed, but her heart stopped during the surgery and she was left brain dead. Currently,…

New Study Reveals that Obesity Leads to Early Puberty in Girls

New Study Reveals that Obesity Leads to Early Puberty in Girls

Obesity has long been associated with chronic and acute adult conditions such as heart disease, strokes, diabetes and joint pain. Many adults are cautioned to avoid living sedentary lives that are void with exercise. In addition, eating healthy foods and minimizing high fat and processed foods…

Mother Fights Off Intruder Who Came Into Her Home Trying to Take Her Two Sons

Mother Fights Off Intruder Who Came Into Her Home Trying to Take Her Two Sons   BY:  John “Hennry” Harris There is a theory that was first described by Walter…

NAACP Makes History By Having a Sit-Down With the KKK

NAACP Makes History By Having a Sit-Down With the KKK By Barry Burch Jr. Meetings between the Crips and Bloods are impressive in their own…

Navy Veteran and Father Gunned Down During Chicago Robbery

Navy Veteran and Father Gunned Down During Chicago Robbery Barry Burch Jr. A robbery gone bad by definition can’t be good for everyone, and…

It Takes A Village: Simple Ways to Make Sure Your Child Learns to Read

It Takes A Village: Simple Ways to Make Sure Your Child Learns to Read By Dr. Tyra Seldon      One day, veteran public school teacher Mrs.Valerie Ligon was visiting…

Dr. Boyce: The Gabriella Calhoun Police Beating – “Negroes in a Barrel” Police Work at It’s Best

Dr. Boyce: The Gabriella Calhoun Police Beating – “Negroes in a Barrel” Police Work at It’s Best by Dr. Boyce Watkins I’m not sure who sent me information about the case of…