Thursday, July 2, 2020

Common sense is now absent in our nation

President Donald Trump believes he can slander the Democratic leaders that he...

Leave it to the Democrats!

Let me say up front that I am a Democrat. I am a Black woman, and there...

Whiting breaks down African, Egyptian history during lecture at library

COURTESY OF LINDA EPPS AND LAWRENCE GREEN Another program by producers Linda Epps and Lawrence Green featured Monnik McLeod, Dr. Primrose...

African American troops also fought in Normandy

Black Press recorded the bravery of ‘Negro’ soldiers during WWII John Q. Jordan was a journalist during...

Team to investigate reports of deadly violence in Congo

TRICE EDNEY NEWSWIRE/ GLOBAL INFORMATION NETWORK The U.N.’s main human rights body has approved a resolution to send a team of experts “to establish the truth”...

Millennial from Kenya is ‘sickle cell warrior’

Marie Ojiambo is the founder of the Sickle Strong Initiative, a Kenyan-based NGO whose mandate is to raise awareness around...

VISUAL VIEWPOINT: THE 2019 TAX SEASON

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Blackface is a flaunting of White privilege

As a Black student in overwhelmingly White schools in Louisiana, I faced my share of racial insults...

Japan is Latest Suitor for African Resources

Since the tsunami and earthquake hit Japan in 2011, the Asian tiger has faced an unprecedented energy crisis, prompting it to reach out to...

Fashion designer turning heads with eveningwear

Karolyne Ashley gets inspiration from Bahamian and southern roots PHOTOS COURTESY OF KAROLYNE ASHLEYFashion designer Karolyne Ashley...