The possibility of not seeing economic or business recovery until at least mid-2021 highlights the importance of planning for multiple scenarios.Photo special to the Outlook By NNPA The challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic hardships can make 2020 a difficult year to look back on. Forty-six percent
Black caucus, Black leaders embrace America’s reset as President Biden begins administration President Joe Biden, First Lady Jill Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and First Gentleman Doug Emhoff prepared to enter the Capitol after the inauguration. Photo by Anthony Tilghman/Trice Edney News Wire By Hazel Trice Edney TriceEdneyWire.com. WASHINGTON, D.C, –
The African American Burial Grounds initiative would provide grant opportunities and technical assistance to local communities as they work to recover and preserve those historic sites.Photo submitted by NNPA By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia The U.S. Senate unanimously passed legislation that would better protect historic
Jacob Blake Sr. sits with NNPA member publication, the Chicago Defender’s Interim Managing editor, Danielle Sanders, for an interview last October.Photo special to the Outlook By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Jacob Blake Sr. will never forget the long and anxious drive from Charlotte, North Carolina, to
Millions of Americans, who have been out of work since the pandemic hit, are waiting for another round of stimulus funding.Photo special to the Outlook By Charlene Crowell TriceEdneyWire.com Although a New Year has begun, many American consumers and small businesses continue to feel a financial hangover from the challenges
The rise of Vice President Kamala Harris began in California.Photo special to the Outlook By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Vice President Kamala Harris will be the most influential vice president of the 49 that country has had, declared a proud Howard University President Wayne A.I.
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia With the start of the 117th Congress last week, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas), a senior member of the House Committees on Judiciary, Budget, and Homeland Security, has reaffirmed her quest for legislation that could eventually
Donald Trump’s consistent reliance on controversy, fear and race-baiting has led to an unprecedented second impeachment.Photo courtesy NNPA Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia First came the testimony and closing arguments – Congress members laid out a four-year reign of terror that was Donald Trump’s presidency. Then
President Joe Biden called the people who stormed the Capitol a riotous mob of insurrectionists and domestic terrorists.Photo special to the Outlook By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia President-elect Joe Biden pulled no punches on Thursday when he spoke about the violent mob that rioted, looted,
Attorney Ben Crump By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Civil Rights Attorney Ben Crump said, “enough is enough.” The famed lawyer from Tallahassee demanded and got his wish when Miya Ponsetto was arrested last Thursday evening by Ventura County Sheriff deputies just outside of Los Angeles.