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Racial Profiling Masquerading as Immigration Law
Written by Niele Anderson (Religion Editor) 29 April 2010
A fact of life for many Black Americans The fence installed along the U.S.-Mexican border (OPTIONAL-FRONT or JUMP) Racial Profiling Masquerading as Immigration LawThe latest Immigration Reform controversy ... read more >>
Dr. Dorothy Height, National Treasure Passes On
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 24 April 2010
Dr. Dorothy Height A woman of grace and was very passionate about equal rights of others. She remained active in the struggle up into her 90s, a point in life where most people would retire. Dr. ... read more >>
NEW LOCATION FOR DR. HEIGHT MEMORIAL
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 April 2010
 International Black Women’s Public Policy Institute, National Council of Negro Women & Delta Sigma Theta organizes Los Angeles Memorial Service for Civil Rights ICON Dr. Dorothy Irene Height Thursday, ... read more >>
Funeral Arrangements for Dr. Dorothy I. Height
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 April 2010
 Funeral Arrangements for Dr. Dorothy I. Height WASHINGTON (April 22) --- Funeral services for Dr. Dorothy I. Height, chair and president emerita of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW), who ... read more >>
NAACP Names Cicely Tyson 95th Spingarn Medalist
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
NAACP Names Cicely Tyson 95th Spingarn Medalist  CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST AND EMMY AWARD WINNING ACTRESS TO RECEIVE ASSOCIATION'S HIGHEST HONORThe National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ... read more >>
How Is Obama Fighting Foreclosure in the Black Community?
Written by Cynthia Gordy 15 April 2010
How Is Obama Fighting Foreclosure in the Black Community?By Cynthia Gordy The Obama administration has overhauled its plan for fighting foreclosure. While last year's original effort, the Home Affordable ... read more >>
Dr. Dorothy Height, a giant among us!
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 April 2010
Dr. Dorothy HeightDr. Dorothy Height, a giant among us! Dr. Height, a mighty warrior, who walked in the footsteps of Mary McLeod Bethune and followed her as president of the National Council of Negro Women. ... read more >>
Brainwashed: Challenging the Myth of Black Inferiority
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 05 April 2010
Tom Burrell  Brainwashed: Challenging the Myth of Black InferiorityTom Burrell takes a long look into the complex web of social ills that plague African-American society. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel ... read more >>
Up & Coming
Written by Niele Anderson (Religion Editor) 05 April 2010
Trevor Woods  Up & ComingTrevor Woods is the founder and EVP of The African American Channel.By Niele AndersonSentinel Religion EditorThe African American Channel is an aspiring online TV and ... read more >>
Health Care Bill "Fixed" and ready for America
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 01 April 2010
Health Care Bill "Fixed" and ready for America Student loan overhaul the dominant focus of bill signed Tuesday Finalizing one of his top domestic priorities after a year of debate, President Obama signed ... read more >>
Bakewell Promises Black Newspapers Will Speak for Themselves
Written by Pharoh Marton (NNPA National Correspondent) 29 March 2010
NNPA Chairman Danny Bakewell gives “Power of the BlackPress” address at the National Press Club Luncheon in celebration ofBlack Press Week.NNPA Publishers with civil rights icon Congresswoman ... read more >>
After 100 Years of Trying Obama Delivers Healthcare for the People
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 26 March 2010
A triumphant President Barack ObamaPresident Obama signing the Healthcare Reform Act bill  - Photo by Roy LewisAfter 100 years Obama Delivers Healthcare for the peopleIt was President Barack Obama's ... read more >>
Census Safety
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 March 2010
Census SafetyBeware fraudulent census takers and fake forms given out to steal vital information. By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterThe Census began this month and already people across the nation ... read more >>
Blacks in the Media
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 March 2010
Blacks in the MediaSurveys show African-Americans continue to suffer from poor media coverage and images.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff Writer"Image is everything" as the quote goes and unfortunately ... read more >>
Earvin "Magic" Johnson Endorses Bass' Congressional Bid
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 March 2010
 Caption: California Assembly Speaker Emeritus Karen BassCaption: Earvin “Magic” JohnsonEarvin "Magic" Johnson Endorses Bass' Congressional Bid NBA Legend-turned-businessman Earvin "Magic" ... read more >>
First Lady Speaks on national issues
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 17 March 2010
First Lady Michelle ObamaFirst Lady speaks on national issuesMichelle Obama invests her time in being an advocate for health, education and family. By Brian W CarterSentinel Staff Writer President ... read more >>
Some Haitians Say They Feel Forgotten
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Some Haitians Say They Feel ForgottenBy Guy DelvaNNPA Haiti CorrespondentPORT-AU-PRINCE (NNPA)--Many Haitians are still in desperate straits - and some even say they feel forgotten - as they crave for ... read more >>
PRESIDENT OBAMA MEETS WITH THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
PRESIDENT OBAMA MEETS WITH THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUSRecently, President Obama met with members of the Congressional Black Caucus to discuss the economy, job creation and the need to pass health care ... read more >>
Republicans Block Amendment for Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Republicans Block Amendment for Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs for Struggling Parents and YouthSpecial to the NNPA from the Seattle MediumWASHINGTON, D.C. -  Republican Senators have obstructed passage ... read more >>
Target Market News' 'Buying Power of Black America' Report
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Target Market News' 'Buying Power of Black America' Report Shows Most Spending on Better LifestylesSpecial to the NNPA from Target Market NewsBlack consumers are responding to tighter economic conditions ... read more >>
Radio Personality Threatened After Farrakhan Appearance
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Radio Personality Threatened After Farrakhan AppearanceSpecial to the NNPA from the Final CallBy Brian E. Muhammad Syndicated radio talk show host Warren Ballentine recently got an increase in threats ... read more >>
NNPA Celebrates Black Press Week
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
NNPA Celebrates Black Press WeekFollowing a nearly two-centuries-old tradition, Black Press Week forum will be hosted in the nation's capital to address issues and concerns of Black newspapersBy Yussuf ... read more >>
Disagree without becoming disagreeable!
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 05 March 2010
Rev. Al Sharpton and Tavis SmileyDisagree without becoming disagreeable!Rev. Al Sharpton, Tavis Smiley air out grievances in civil fashionBy Evan BarnesSentinel Sports EditorTavis Smiley and Rev. Al Sharpton ... read more >>
The Passing of the NAACP Torch
Written by Niele Anderson (Religion Editor) 05 March 2010
Roslyn Brock, Incoming National Chair of NAACPThe Passing of the NAACP Leadership TorchRoslyn Brock made history late last month when she became the youngest ever and fourth woman to serve as Chairman ... read more >>
White House Encourages Census
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 04 March 2010
White House Encourages CensusPresident Obama and the White House are supporting the Census and urging citizens to participate this year. By Brian W. CarterStaff Writer The 2010 Census is the 23rd ... read more >>

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