By Sara Cline, The Associated Press When Press Robinson registered to vote in South Carolina in 1963, he was handed a copy of the U.S. Constitution and told to read […] The post New congressional maps dilute Black power, critics say appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
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Who’s next?: Not a drop to drink: Black communities from Jackson, Miss. to Baltimore paying the price for America’s crumbling infrastructure
By Nicole Batey, Special to the AFRO, and Alexis Taylor, AFRO News Editor Brown water coming out of a kitchen faucet in Jackson, Miss. is not new. Neither is boiling […] The post Who’s next?: Not a drop to drink: Black communities from Jackson, Miss. to Baltimore paying the price for America’s crumbling infrastructure appeared
By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent Hundreds of law enforcement officers, a host of elected officials and more than 100 military personnel are members of the Oath Keepers, […] The post Hundreds in law enforcement, politics, military are Oath Keepers, says ADL appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent, @StacyBrownMedia According to an analysis by the Tax Foundation, as many as 13 states will consider President Joe Biden’s student loan […] The post Several states set to tax student loan forgiveness appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
*Music journalist Jim DeRogatis reportedly refuses to testify against R. Kelly in the singer’s Chicago trial. The disgraced music star is on trial for a number of federal charges, including coercing minors into sex, and receiving and producing child pornography, as reported by Hip Hop DX. DeRogatis is a former Chicago Sun-Times reporter and author
*Lee Daniels and Mo’Nique have completed filming their new Netflix film, with Daniels sharing a photo on Instagram of them celebrating wrapping production of “The Deliverance” (previously titled “Demon House”). “It’s a wrap for @therealmoworldwide for #TheDeliverance. Our journey continues…” Daniels captioned his post. “WE BACK!!!! I LOVE US 4REAL. IT’S A WRAP FOR ME
*DALLAS, Texas (KTVT) — The brother of former NFL player Aquib Talib was indicted for murder in Dallas today after the fatal shooting of a coach at a youth football game nearly a month ago. Yaqub Talib is accused of killing youth football coach Mike Hikemon at a game in Lancaster on Aug. 13 after
*LOS ANGELES, CA – Today, Multi-platinum, 12-time Grammy Award-winner John Legend released his highly anticipated eighth studio album, LEGEND, via Republic Records. Executive produced by Legend and prolific producer-writer Ryan Tedder (Beyoncé, Adele, et al), the vibrant double album is suffused with an unapologetic spirit of sensuality and joy, informed by the full vulnerability of pain, praise and healing. LEGEND is available