By Steve Furay Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Citizen “Nobody has to take interest in what I’m putting out, how I feel or how I present it,” said D.S. Sense, sitting comfortably outside on a fall afternoon in Detroit. “But, the fact there is an audience who appreciates it is priceless.” If the […]
Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American Reports say 1.1 million viewers tuned in for Oxygen’s new reality series “Preachers of L.A.” making it the biggest Wednesday night season premiere on Oxygen to date and the network’s second highest rated series ever. But, one person who wasn’t tuning in was T.D. Jakes. The mega […]
For decades, black farmers fought the United States Department of Agriculture over racial discrimination. The farmers, mostly in the south, lost crops, their farms and their homes.
While I recognize, and fully appreciate, that Brenda Robinson is expressing her opinion in the piece published in this newspaper’s edition last week, I totally reject her characterization of Dr. Carson as someone who has lost his mind. It is my observation that uber-liberals always make personal attacks against those who have the temerity to […]
Courtesy of Jazz Promo Services GRANT PASS, Ore—Longtime blues record collector and expert John Tefteller was the winning bidder at $37,100 for a super rare blues 78 rpm record by blues legend Tommy Johnson. This is highest price ever paid for a single 78 rpm blues record and one of the highest prices ever paid for any record. […]
Click here to read Frost columnist Brenda Robinson’s article “Cory Booker: What a man! By Glenn Townes Special to the NNPA from The New York Amsterdam News NEWARK, N.J.—In what many expected, Newark Mayor Cory Booker nabbed the coveted U.S. Senate seat in a hotly contested race against Republican hopeful Steve Lonegan at a special […]
By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist I keep hoping that I can stop writing about the federal government shutdown/lockout. Hopefully, when you read this, it will all be over. But even when it’s over, it won’t be over. Case in point: I have a friend who works for the federal government. What she and many […]