CBC members plan State of the Union protest

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) During a lengthy, members-only meeting on Capitol Hill on January 19, members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) discussed various options to protest the current President of the United States. Their protest plans centered around the annual State […]

American Petroleum Institute president touts economic opportunities for Blacks in the oil industry

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Jack Gerard, 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 2040, consumers across the […]