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Republican-connected tech firm targeted Black voters on Facebook for ‘deterrence’

By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Contributor A database built by Cambridge Analytica, the Republican-aligned firm that shut down over allegations of improper use of Facebook data,...

New report reveals alarming amount of systemic police and prosecutorial misconduct

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Senior National Correspondent On Jan. 21, 2011, former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge was sentenced to four and a half years in...

Trump: A man with no political platform

By Allen R. Gray NDG Special Contributor In the cult classic Napoleon Dynamite, Napoleon’s only friend ran for class president on a simple and undiluted political...

One-On-One: Dallas City Councilman Casey Thomas on Community, Chief Hall and Mayor Johnson

By Allen R. Gray NDG Contributing Writer With the 2015 election of longtime Dallas resident Casey Thomas, II as City Council representative for District 3 came...

The Fear Factor: Protest against injustice, but vote against policies

By Allen R. Gray NDG Special Contributor Karl Augustus Menninger believed that fears are educated into us, and can, if we wish, be educated out. African...

The Forgotten Struggle and The Obligation to Better America

By Allen R. Gray Dallas Area African American Newspaper Publishers On that Bloody Sunday of March 7, 1965, local and state law enforcement officers joined forces in...

The Anarchic Environment: Sexual Assaults on College Campuses

By Allen R. Gray NDG Special Contributor   When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child; but far too...

Voter Suppression. The Birth of Apathy.

By Allen R. Gray Dallas Area African American Newspaper Publishers It is difficult to determine where the line between voter suppression ends and voter apathy begins....

Trump’s Housing Announcement Seen as So Racist, “It’s ‘Not Even A Dog Whistle Anymore’

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA  Senior Correspondent President Donald Trump has rolled back a Barack Obama-era housing rule intended to halt racial segregation and eliminate racial...

More Than A Vote: How Lebron James is leveraging star power to empower voters

By Alexandria Battle NDG Special Contributor The man commonly known as “King James” is bringing his influence to a new arena: the voting one. LeBron James, current...

Battle brewing over Census count of undocumented immigrants

President Donald J. Trump has made it clear he does not intend to allow the undocumented population to skew the representation of states in...

New Report: The 2010 Census omitted 3.7 million Blacks

(TriceEdneyWire.com) - A special report released by the National Urban League reveals that the U. S. Census Bureau omitted at least 3.7 million African-Americans...

COVID-19 showing an upswing, takes down the 2020 State Fair

The coronavirus isn’t going away soon. In fact, it is showing somewhat of a resurgence in Texas, with an ever-growing number of hospitalizations and...

DFW Democrats to make final primary choices on July 14

In the national spotlight, attention is already turning to the showdown between President Donald J. Trump and presumptive Democratic nominee former Vice President Joe...

Black activists find themselves having to calm white ‘allies’

A Texas race for the 24th Congressional District has flared up and injected itself into the national dialogue surrounding the death of George Floyd...

‘Emerging Leaders’ amplify call for reform in DeSoto march

By Jacquinette D. Murphy Special to North Dallas Gazette The hot Texas sun of the past few days was the perfect symbol of the internal fire...

National unrest reaches Dallas streets

By David Wilfong NDG Contributing Writer The death of an African American detained by police in Minneapolis has sent shockwaves around the country; indeed, around the...

NDG Mourns the Passing of Long-time Editor and Friend

For many years now, Ruth Elaine Ferguson has been a conduit of news and information to the African American community, as well as others,...

Jogging While Black Sometimes Letal in America

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Add jogging while Black to the ever-growing list of reasons African Americans continue to be shot down...

Joe Biden’s Plan for Empowering Black America

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia When former Vice President Joe Biden sat for an exclusive live stream interview with National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA)...