Joyner to Receive Vanguard Award March 30

LOS ANGELES, CA — The NAACP announced on March 18, 2019 that mass media icon Tom Joyner will be honored with the Vanguard Award...

City Council Approves Amazon Deal and Nixes Land Sale of Trinity...

NASHVILLE, TN – The City Council voted Tuesday to pay Amazon up to $17.5m to create 5,000 jobs at the Nashville Yards in the...

In the Swamp Last Week…

  Washington D.C. – In a rare display of bi-partisanship last week, 12 Republicans joined 45 Senate Democrats by voting to end President Trump’s declaration...

Alzheimer’s Education Conference to be Held in Nashville on April 23

NEW YORK, NY — The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is offering a free educational conference in Nashville at the Country Music Hall of Fame...

Branch Elections Set March 23 in Columbia

COLUMBIA, TN — Officers for the branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People here are to be elected on Saturday,...

MNPS Chief Academic Officer Fights Back Saying: “I Will Not...

By Tribune Staff NASHVILLE, TN — Metro Nashville Public Schools’ Chief Academic Officer, Dr. Monique Felder, is not sitting by quietly while detractors try to...

The Morris Building Should be a Civil Rights Museum

NASHVILLE, TN — The Morris building and property is the ideal location for Nashville to construct its own Civil Rights Museum, something that has long been...

American Baptist Honors Centurion Dr. McClure

NASHVILLE, TN — American Baptist College (ABC) honors 103-years old Dr. Susie McClure, philanthropist and global missionary, with the 2019 Nannie Helen Burroughs Legacy...

Bill Freeman Not Running for Mayor

NASHVILLE, TN — I have chosen not to run in the election for Mayor of Nashville, and it has been the hardest decision I’ve...

Online Civil Rights and Privacy Act Proposed

WASHINGTON, DC — The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and Free Press Action release model legislation for Congress this week to consider...