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Black Clergy, Sawant Call For More Affordable Housing

‘Members of the political establishment who say Black Lives Matter need to put action behind their tweets and sloganeering, and join with me in supporting the African-American faith leaders’ demands, without reservation – adopt the Tax Amazon legislation so we can build these homes and reverse racist gentrification.’

Inslee Announces Updated Religious And Faith-based Services Guidance

Gov. Jay Inslee announced updated health guidance for religious and faith-based services today as more counties move forward under Washington’s Safe Start recovery plan.

The Role Of The Black Church During A Pandemic

By Pastor Jamal Bryant Senior Pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church I recently came across an article on NewsOne.com that highlighted a furor on several...

COVID-19: Black Churches Employ Innovation To Worship During A Pandemic

By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Contributor Black churches in America have faced the challenges of wars, arson and racism written into the law. Following several slave revolts, including Nat...

First A.M.E. To Hold Inaugural African And Community Advent Festival Of Praise

First A.M.E. Church of Seattle will host their Inaugural African and Community Advent Festival of Praise on Sat., Dec. 7 from 5:30 p.m. to...

Pastor Reggie Witherspoon Installed As Bishop For The State Of Washington C.O.G.I.C.

Reggie C. Witherspoon, Sr., Senior Pastor of Mount Calvary Christian Center in Seattle, was recently installed to the Sacred Office of Bishop and installed...

Connie Gray Receives 2019 Terrestrial Radio Announcer Of The Year

By Aaron Allen The Seattle Medium In the Black community and in most Black families where religion is the cornerstone of their existence, there is one...

Spiritually Speaking: Day After Stupidity Is The Worst

By James Washington Have you ever consulted God before you made that stupid mistake or very dumb decision? I mean is God in your inner circle...

Black History Month Gospel Celebration At People’s Institutional Baptist Church

Get ready for a gospel celebration of Black History month as People’s Institutional Baptist Church presents “Back To Our Roots” on Sun., Feb. 24...

The Catholic Church Played Major Role In Slavery

Part Two in a Series on Slavery in America By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Contributor “When the missionaries arrived, the Africans had the land and the missionaries...

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Visit South Lake Union Community Center Online Open House

SPR and the design team from NBBJ have collected community feedback and are excited to share how the input has helped shape the schematic design, floor plan and programming spaces.

White House To Focus On New Vaccination Milestones As U.S. Is Expected To Miss July 4 Goal

"We've made tremendous progress in our vaccination efforts to date, and the ultimate goal has been to get America back to normal, as you said, and we're looking forward to doing that even here at the White House," press secretary Jen Psaki said this week.

Carl Nassib Of Las Vegas Raiders Is First Active NFL Player To Announce He Is Gay

"I just think that representation and visibility are so important," he said. "I actually hope that one day videos like this and the whole coming out process are just not necessary. But until then, I'm going to do my best and do my part to cultivate a culture that's accepting, that's compassionate."

Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah Turn 20

A spectacular feat of engineering, the man-made islands of Palm Jumeirah are 20 years old this year.

Canada To Ease Mandatory Quarantine On Some Arrivals

From just before midnight on July 5, Canadians and permanent residents who've received a full course of a coronavirus vaccine accepted by the government can leave isolation early of if they test negative for Covid on entry.