Why Won’t Democrats Fight?

By Julianne Malveaux Not a day goes by that I don’t get a text or three from the Democratic National Committee asking for contributions. Sometimes they come from Vice President Haarris. Sometimes, from President Biden himself. Occasionally, from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi or DNC Chair Jaime HarrisonNot to mention the...

Despite CDC Temporary Eviction Reprieve, No Permanent Solution Found

By Charlene Crowell   On August 4, an estimated 11 million American consumers facing imminent evictions gained a short-term reprieve, thanks to an eviction moratorium extension ordered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   Effective August 3 through October 3, counties experiencing substantial and high levels of COVID-19 levels, many of which...

What Others Are Saying: Combatting the Right’s Attack Against Critical Race Theory: Run for School Board, Other Elected Offices

By Julianne MalveauxCritical race theory (CRT) asserts that racism is woven into the very fabric of our nation’s institutions. This is not new information for those who have studied how race affects our economy, politics, education, health care, and more. CRT is not an attempt to "blame" white America for...

WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING: Black Women’s Organizations Matter

By Julianne Malveaux March is Women's History Month, and this month is the perfect time to lift the Black women's organizations that make such an essential difference in our lives. Last year, both the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) and the National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women...

WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING: Trying to Rewrite the Jan. 6 Coup Attempt

By Bill Fletcher, Jr.NNPA Newswire Contributor There is something amazing going on in Republican Party circles. If I did not know better, I would assume that I was watching a television comedy. Segments of the Republican Party are attempting to tell us that the January 6th coup attempt did not actually happen....