Motorsports in America: Do Black Lives Matter? Part One of a Four-Part NNPA Exclusive Feature News Series

August 06, 2020

NNPA Newswire Service and BlackPressUSA.com

 

This past Fourth of July, the motorsports world was exploding with action in Austria with Formula One, and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway... Read more...

NAACP Sues U.S. Education Secretary Over COVID-19 School Money

August 06, 2020

By Stacy M. Brown

NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent

 

The coronavirus pandemic has focused the nation’s attention on the essential role public schools play in families and... Read more...

Justice X Law Group Files Class Action Complaint Against LAPD; The Department is accused of falsely identifying thousands of Blacks and Latinx men and women as gang members.

August 06, 2020

ByKhari Jones, Jr. 

Contributing Writer

 

The Justice X Law Group has filed a Class Action Complaint in federal court against the LAPD for falsely identifying thousands of Black... Read more...

Compton Mayor Aja Brown and City Council Call on the State for Investigation on Compton Sheriff’s Deputies; Call follows allegations of violent sheriff’s gang known as “The Executioners.”

August 06, 2020

By Jasmyne A. Cannick

Contributing Writer

 

On Tuesday, Compton Mayor Aja Brown called on state Attorney General Xavier Becerra and the U.S. Justice Department to investigate... Read more...

Joe Biden 2020 for President Campaign Commits Major Ad Dollars to Black-Owned Media

August 06, 2020

By Stacy M. Brown

NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent

 

Presumptive Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden is ramping up his campaign with a record-setting $280 million... Read more...

News

Building bridges’: How Bass became a leading VP contender

Building bridges’: How Bass became a leading VP contender

August 06, 2020 By Kathleen Ronayne Associated Press   California’s leaders were deadlocked and on the verge of financial catastrophe in 2008. Five...

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Community

Coronavirus Antibody Testing Event Begins at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza

August 06, 2020 LAWT News Service      Dozens of people flocked to Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza today to take advantage of free coronavirus antibody...

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Sports News

NBA Board of Governors Launch First-Ever NBA Foundation in Partnership with NBPA to Support Black Communities and Drive Generational Change; NBA Foundation to contribute $300 million towards economic empowerment

NBA Board of Governors Launch First-Ever NBA Foundation in Partnership with NBPA to Support Black Communities and Drive Generational Change; NBA Foundation to contribute $300 million towards economic empowerment

August 06, 2020 LAWT News Service   The NBA Board of Governors announced today that it will contribute $300 million in initial funding to establish...

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Arts & Culture

U.S. Postal Service to Review Stamp Honoring Supremes Florence Ballard

U.S. Postal Service to Review Stamp Honoring Supremes Florence Ballard

August 06, 2020 By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent   Supremes legend Mary Wilson is on a crusade that she hopes will end with the...

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