It’s Time to Deal With Concussions

January 19, 2016 Staff 0
by Harry Alford First let me make a recommendation. You all should see the current movie “Concussion.” Actor Will Smith will probably get an Oscar for his role. He plays Dr. Bennet Omalu who links […]

Blackonomics: Beyond T-Shirts and Hoodies

November 16, 2015 Staff 0
By James Clingman NNPA Columnist Recollections of my 1995 article on the business of college athletics danced in my head when I heard the news about the University of Missouri football team’s refusal to play […]

What’s Wrong with the Truth?

November 16, 2015 Staff 0
By George Curry Award-winning film director Quentin Tarantino gets high props for stepping up to tell some truth about the many murders of African Americans at the hands of misbehaving police officers. How, after all, […]

Banks Caught Redlining Black Communities

October 27, 2015 Staff 0
By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist The old adage, ‘the more things change, the more they stay the same’ seems somehow an apt description for what a growing number of communities are suffering: a lack of […]
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