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Loretta Lynch Announces $20 Million Grant to Fund Body Cameras

by Taylor Lewis - Essence on

As one of her first acts as attorney general, Loretta Lynch has announced a pilot program that will devote $20 million to the purchasing and implementation of body cameras for police officers.... Read full article

United Nations Panel Says America Owes Blacks Reparations for Racial Terrorism

by Terry Shropshire, Managing Editor and Web Editor - Atlanta Daily World on

Despite substantial changes since the end of the enforcement of Jim Crow & the fight for civil rights, ideology ensuring the domination of one group over another, continues to negatively impact the civil, political, economic, social & cultural rights... Read full article

Ex-Oklahoma Police Officer Daniel Holtzclaw Sentenced To 263 Years For Rape

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District Judge Timothy Henderson Prosecutors said Holtzclaw preyed on black women he interacted with on his beat in a low-income neighborhood near the state Capitol.... Read full article

Buying Black on Black Friday

by Millions Two One on

In 2014, many African Americans made a decision to Boycott Black Friday and sales were down 11%, which amounted a $6.5 billion loss for corporations. In 2015, many are again calling for a boycott of Black Friday and throughout the holidays!... Read full article

The Million Man March Reaches A Milestone Anniversary

by Black Enterprise on

“Twenty years ago, we witnessed a historic gathering of African American men in the nation’s capital that brought worldwide attention to the plight of Black men in America."... Read full article

Roland Martin Launches Daily Digital Show on Sept. 4th

by Roland Martin on

Over the last six months, so many of you have stopped me in airports, train stations, on the streets, in barbershops, and at numerous events to tell me you miss TV One’s NewsOneNow, and what we did every morning for four years mattered.... Read full article

Chicago Organization Joins Forces with Stop the Genocide

by Edward Henderson - San Diego Voice and Viewpoint (NNPA) on

“We go out on the street corner, take it over and we promote peace. We have resources out there as far as getting them back into school, feeding the homeless, and we try to stop things before they escalate. We feed 300-500 people every week. . ." ... Read full article

When will the truth be told? The Black presence in America before Columbus

by Legrand H. Clegg II - San Francisco Bay View on

Were Blacks Inhabiting the Land When Columbus "Discovered" America?... Read full article

Black Press of America Calls for a Special Prosecutor in Deaths of Sterling and Castile

by NNPA Newswire on

The Black Press issued an urgent call and demand that President Barack H. Obama and U.S Attorney General Loretta Lynch appoint a Special Federal Prosecutor.... Read full article

Black Business Owners - Gain Access to Capital Through Training

by USBC Directory Staff on

Enroll now in this exclusive educational opportunity designed to help Black business owners gain access to capital. Our information sessions provide an overview of the program and prepares you for the registration process.... Read full article

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