Category: Featured Content, Nation

Under Trump, Unemployment Rate Rises for Black Workers

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor, NNPA Newswire)During President Donald Trump’s first full month in office, the Black unemployment rate...

James Harris Jackson

Police: Md. Man Traveled to NYC to Target Black People

On March 20, Timothy Caughman staggered into a New York police station, bleeding from stab wounds and in severe distress. Two days later...

healthcare

Koch Brothers Attempt to Buy Votes on Healthcare

Washington, DC – In an attempt to block the ‘American Health Care Act’ from passing the House of Representatives, well-funded...

the wall

Focus on Border Wall as Visa Overstays Create Illegal Immigrant Crisis

While the Trump administration focuses on securing the southern border, most illegal immigrants enter the United States legally and stay...

Donald Trump

Trump to Ask for $3.1 Billion for Border Wall

Donald Trump wants more than $3 billion over the next year and a half to start building his wall on the border with Mexico, one of a number...

social security card

New Online Social Security Card Replacement Service

We have exciting news about a new online service that is available in your state! If you need a replacement Social Security card, you may...

Trump

Trump Invites Bids to Build Wall, Cites Importance of ‘Aesthetics’

by T. Christian Miller,  ProPublicaPresident Donald Trump built his campaign on the promise of a wall across the U.S.-Mexico border. Just...

Meet the Hundreds of Officials Trump Has Quietly Hired Across the Government

by Justin Elliott, Derek Kravitz and Al Shaw, ProPublicaA Trump campaign aide who argues that Democrats committed “ethnic cleansing” in...

journalism tip

Press freedom organizations are teaming up to start a news site

By Benjamin Mullin, Poynter.orgIn the early days of his presidency, Donald Trump has called journalists the “enemy of the American...

health insurance

GOP Releases Obamacare Replacement Plan

For the past 7 years the GOP has called for repeal of the Affordable Care Act.  Passed into law on March 23, 2010, the measure was a...