today in black history

October 18, 2021

Rock and roll legend Charles "Chuck" Berry, an inductee in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, was born in 1926 in San Jose, California.







Top News

What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?

July 04, 2021

Our annual remembrance of the prophetic words of Frederick Douglass. Read More

NS News

Real Talk in Newark

February 21, 2017

Community dialogues meant to educate, enlighten and mobilize for action. Read More

Today In Black America

Today in Black America - October 18

October 18, 2021

The top stories in the nation's press for October 18, 2021. Read More

2012 Election

An Agenda worth Fighting For

November 15, 2012

Second Obama term gives possibilities for real policy shifts Read More

Education Reform

New Casey Report on Racial Barriers

April 02, 2014

Race for Results describes challenges facing Black children. Read More

Need to Know

The Week Ahead - January 24, 2021

January 24, 2021

Executive Editor Walter Fields and Legal Analyst Rob Tarver look at the week ahead. Read More

Health and Wellness

Racism a factor in Black Women's Health

October 05, 2021

Racism a factor in high rate of premature births, study finds Read More

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