New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Sep 29, 2011
One commentator says Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray should not be let off the hook in the entertainer's death.
New America Media, Video, Posted: Sep 29, 2011
17-month-old Terreace lives in the Hunters Point neighborhood of San Francisco in low income housing.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Sep 28, 2011
Last week’s deadly quake that struck the Indian state of Sikkim on the eastern border of Nepal prompted one Nepli group to create an on-line relief site.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Sep 27, 2011
The straw poll win of GOP black presidential candidate Herman Cain does seem to suggest that there's no truth in the charge that the GOP is racist. But the win was more a message to Rick Perry that conservatives don't think him as presidential material.
Final Call, News Feature, Posted: Sep 26, 2011
The disproportionate number of unmarried Black women is being used as justification for professional Black women to marry non-Black men.
The Root, Commentary, Posted: Sep 25, 2011
Saving the black middle class will require more than Obama's jobs program, says author Ellis Cose.
New America Media, Audio, Posted: Sep 24, 2011
On September 24, 100,000 poets in 450 countries will gather to promote social, economic and environmental change.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Sep 24, 2011
It may take a long time for domestic workers worldwide to enjoy the protection of the Domestic Workers Convention.
China Daily USA, News Report, Posted: Sep 22, 2011
According to official statistics, 300,000 children aged under 5 die in China every year, with more than 36 percent dying at home with poor access to healthcare.
The Arab American News, Editorial, Posted: Sep 21, 2011
The CIA recently discontinued its advertising with Dearborn, Mich. based The Arab American News, "for undisclosed reasons."
La Opinión, News Report, Posted: Sep 21, 2011
Yesterday, 18 years after it took effect, the Pentagon officially ended the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell Policy."
Final Call, News Report, Posted: Sep 21, 2011
A recent reports on African Americans in schools states that Black Male students are punished more severely than their White peers.
Black Voice News, News Report, Posted: Sep 21, 2011
Hustla Squad Clicc is a combination of Bloods and Crips two of the largest and most violent associations of street gangs in the United States.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Sep 21, 2011
Asian elected officials at the California Republican Party convention say the GOP needs to communicate better with Asian Americans.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Sep 19, 2011
Before publishing a story on immigration, every editor faces a question: What term should be used to describe an immigrant who is in the United States illegally?
First Post, Op-ed, Posted: Sep 18, 2011
In June, the Indian state of Maharashtra passed a new law raising the legal drinking age to 25, marking a definitive shift toward what Sandip Roy calls the “Mommy State.”
NorthWest Asianweekly, News Report, Posted: Sep 17, 2011
Some students flourish and have relatively little trouble studying in the United States, but others falter.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Sep 16, 2011
The Task Force on Secure Communities, appointed by the Department of Homeland Security, just announced its recommendations to reform this deeply flawed program.
Turkish Philanthropy Funds , First Person, Posted: Sep 15, 2011
Şenay Özdemir, a Turkish Dutch Texas author says women today and the diversity they represent can help counter stereotypes of Muslims as religious zealots.
The Final Call, News Analysis, Posted: Sep 14, 2011
Cold War paranoia which has led to the rollback of many civil liberties, and three wars in Muslim countries, but there's hardly a greater sense of safety among many Americans, 10 years after the September 11, 2001 attacks, because a feeling of vulnerability to another attack still remains throughout the society.
BlackVoicesNews.com, News Feature, Posted: Sep 14, 2011
Oberlin, OH is a small town with a big story and the Footsteps study tour participants stayed at the Oberlin Inn as they have done every year of the 14 year tour. Here, there it is full of primary source documents and items that tell this story of American History.
Los Angeles Sentinel, News Report, Posted: Sep 14, 2011
A bid to secure a posthumous presidential pardon for Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jamaica's first national hero, has been rejected out of hand by the Barack Obama White House in Washington.
TruthOut , News Report, Posted: Sep 13, 2011
Over 50,000 workers filled Mexico City’s Zócalo Square to protest government policies that have millions out of work and thousands dead in the drug war.
Investigative Reporting Workshop, News Report, Posted: Sep 12, 2011
Americans are being blindsided by old debts, which are being purchased and resurrected by a new breed of collector: debt buyers.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Sep 11, 2011
After 9/11, China’s attitude toward the U.S. turned skeptical & condescending as it, and the world, witnessed America embark on a path of self-destruction.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Sep 10, 2011
A PR genius decided to blame 9/11 on Afghanistan & Pakistan, even as the real culprits were lobbyists, energy executives, & their politician lackeys.
"Balitang America" - The Filipino Channel, Video, Posted: Sep 09, 2011
Filipino TV newscast "Balitang America" previews the 9-11 Memorial Museum in New York just before the 10th anniversary of the attacks, which also honors 18 Filipino victims.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Sep 07, 2011
My issue with the Katt Williams and Michael Richards incidents is not that they used hateful language or pushed racial buttons, but that they weren't funny.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Sep 06, 2011
President Obama should let the U.S. trade embargo against Cuba expire on September 14th. It would be change Latin America can believe in.
New America Media, First Person, Posted: Sep 05, 2011
For many Chinese Americans, life has moved on since 9/11. But for many others, old wounds haven't healed and they shouldn’t be overlooked.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Sep 04, 2011
Michael Klare of Hampshire College discusses the role of rare earths in the green economy and how China's control over the supply of this resource impacts the U.S.
The Atlantic, News Feature, Posted: Sep 03, 2011
Assisted and independent living residents struggling with loneliness are learning how to use -email, Facebook and Twitter to reconnect with old friends
Final Call, News Report, Posted: Sep 02, 2011
Thousands upon thousands of recession-weary job seekers lined up for hours at a time to attend each of a national series of job fairs.
Black Voice News, News Report, Posted: Sep 02, 2011
Kids are preparing for their return to the classroom and the telltale signs of rising cotton prices and a sluggish economy are everywhere.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Sep 01, 2011
Prisons are skewing Louisiana’s political process, shifting power from urban areas to rural ones and further disenfranchising black communities suffering from racism and Hurricane Katrina.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Sep 01, 2011
It's not easy to make a living as an independent artist in the United States, but many people are trying.