Why Did the Washington Post Single Out Black Chamber Leader for Front-Page Criticism?

Trice Edney Wire News , News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Oct 04, 2015

As the head of a business chamber, Mr. Alford represents the interests of his members. He has done so publicly and unapologetically.




As America’s Attention Wanes, Democracy Growing in Africa

New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Mar 08, 2015

The U.S. and other western powers are largely ignoring Africa, even as democratic movements are quietly spreading throughout the continent.




‘Youth of Color’ Voting Still Critical in Competitive Political Races

New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Oct 08, 2014

The youth vote could affect the outcome in November’s competitive political races include Alaska, Colorado, and Louisiana, according to an analysis CIRCLE.




Q&A: Early Childhood Education, Common Core and America’s Future

New America Media, Interview, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Jun 23, 2014

Journalist turned children's advocate David Lawrence, Jr. says education reform efforts in south Florida are an indicator of where the nation is headed.




Hattiesburg Vying for $250,000 Award to Help Cover Uninsured Children

New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Jun 23, 2014

Hattiesburg, Miss. is among the finalists for a National League of Cities grant that would help connect uninsured children to health care.




Sovereignty the Main Course at Good Food Movement Conference

New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Jun 01, 2014

From Alaska to Detroit, the drive for food security is about more than economics and health. It's also about survival.




Q&A: In Tennessee, Paradigm Shift Required for Common Core

New America Media, Question & Answer, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: May 04, 2014

A veteran educator in Tennessee says the Common Core is not just about the outcome or getting the answer right, but about the process the student engages in.




A Vow to End Maryland’s Diversion of Foster Youth’s Benefits

New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Apr 02, 2014

Federal benefits for individual foster youth are routinely used by the vast majority of states to reimburse themselves.




Q&A: Maryland Abandons Zero Tolerance Approach to School Discipline

New America Media, Question & Answer, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Feb 05, 2014

Advocates for Children and Youth's David Beard explores some of the data behind the decision, and what it could mean for parents, teachers, and, students.




"Genio de Fundaciónes" toma cargo de la Fundación Ford

New America Media, Question & Answer, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Dec 06, 2013

En septiembre de 2013, Darren Walker se convirtió en el decimo presidente, y el segundo Afro-Americano, de la Fundación Ford, la segunda organización filantrópica más grande de EE.UU., cual dona $500 millones anuales.