No snow days for VNSNY  home health heroes 

By Chandra Wilson Dedicated Visiting Nurse Service of New York workers brave the blizzard, cold and ice  to bring aid to their home- bound patients. Whether traveling by mass transit, car, on foot or bicycle, theses brave soldiers plow through all types of adverse weather […]

Ghanaian immigrant hero dies in fire

By J. Zamgba Browne Chief Correspondent Sen. Charles Schumer has succeeded in posthumously securing a U.S Army Medal of Honor for Pfc Emmanuel Mensah, an immigrant from Ghana who was tragically killed in a Bronx apartment fire while rescuing others late last month. “I applaud […]

Trump’s racist remarks

By J. Zamgba Browne Chief Correspondent President Donald Trump’s incendiary comment about immigrants coming to the United Sates from “shithole countries” continues to send shock waves and generate global condemnation. On the home front, Democrat and Republican lawmakers on Capitol Hill sharply criticized those comments […]

Black economic forecast 2018: fight back with the dollar, the vote 

By Hazel Trice Edney    Galvanizing people to spend money with Black-owned businesses, make deposits in Black-owned banks and voting for a mid-term election result that would cause Black Caucus members and Democrats to chair U. S. House and Senate Committees are the necessary keys […]

Skin color, not credit risk, tied to auto finance

By Charlene Crowell  ( Nationwide, auto loans represent the third highest category of consumer debt. And according to new research, the color of your skin has a lot to do with how much debt is incurred. Discrimination in Auto Lending, authored and published by the […]

API President Touts Economic Opportunities for Blacks in the Oil Industry

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) 7 minute read —Jack Girard, the president and CEO of the American Petroleum Institute, said that he visited historically Black colleges and universities to share information about the career and business opportunities in the petrochemical industry with students. —By […]