NAACP President Brooks Saddened But Not Bitter After Board Refusal to Renew His Contract 

NAACP President Brooks Saddened But Not Bitter After Board Refusal to Renew His Contract 

Preacher and civil rights leaders says he has no idea where he will go from here ...

EXCLUSIVE:  Rev. Barber says he will announce his choice for next NAACP head soon

EXCLUSIVE: Rev. Barber says he will announce his choice for next NAACP head soon

Barber’s announcement is expected to occur by the middle of June. First Vice President Carolyn Coleman said last week that candidates for state president are expected to formally f ...

AS THE  REVEREND BARBER STEPS DOWN, NCNAACP PREPARES FOR NEXT LEADER

AS THE  REVEREND BARBER STEPS DOWN, NCNAACP PREPARES FOR NEXT LEADER

It is clear that whoever does succeed The Reverend Dr. Barber already knows that he or she has "a hard act to follow." ...

2017 MOTHER’S DAY TRIBUTE

2017 MOTHER’S DAY TRIBUTE

REV. DR. MARY BENJAMIN: HONORING THE LIFE OF A GREAT WOMAN ...

GUEST EDITORIAL: IN NORTH CAROLINA, PIGS DON’T FLY BUT THEIR FECES DO

GUEST EDITORIAL: IN NORTH CAROLINA, PIGS DON’T FLY BUT THEIR FECES DO

Billions of gallons of pig feces and urine are collected in lagoons, mixed with blood and rotting pig body parts. To keep these fetid ponds from overflowing, the toxic liquid is pu ...

NC NAACP PRESIDENT BARBER LEAVES IN  JUNE TO JOIN NAT’L POOR PEOPLE’S CAMPAIGN

NC NAACP PRESIDENT BARBER LEAVES IN JUNE TO JOIN NAT’L POOR PEOPLE’S CAMPAIGN

Barber has been president of the North Carolina chapter, the largest in the South, since 2005. He led the once troubled conference into national prominence with weekly Moral Monday ...

Latest Videos

90-Year-Old Educator Says Saving Black Girls at the Core of Her Mentorship Program

'The goal of Sister-Friend is to provide girls of African descent with positive role models, mentors and the extra attention that can give them the added incentives to reach educational, emotional, physical and personal goals commensurate with their potential." more ...

May 04, 2017 (0) comments

CBC Members warn Colleagues Against Returning to Failed Financial Practices

“H.R. 10 is a sprawling piece of legislation that would destroy key financial regulations and consumer protections put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act,” wrote Michigan Congressman John Conyers, Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee. more ...

May 27, 2017 (0) comments

Lupus Still Disparately Affects Black Women

By Glenn Ellis (TriceEdneyWire.com) - Many chronic diseases are the result of the body's immune system mistakenly perceiving that the body is under attack from foreign bodies. A counterattack is then launched -- an inflammatory response meant to vanquish the intruder. In reality, the immune system has misinte more ...

May 24, 2017 (0) comments

GUEST EDITORIAL: IN NORTH CAROLINA, PIGS DON’T FLY BUT THEIR FECES DO

Billions of gallons of pig feces and urine are collected in lagoons, mixed with blood and rotting pig body parts. To keep these fetid ponds from overflowing, the toxic liquid is pumped skyward with enormous spray devices, aerosolizing the waste, which is carried away by the wind. more ...

May 13, 2017 (0) comments
Scroll to top
UA-61849007-1