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Communities of Color and Other...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. The COVID-19...

America: “What Will You Do...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr., NNPAA If...

Communities of Color and Other Buyers, Beware of Bold Promises from Health Insurers

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought issues of healthcare equity to the forefront of discussions of racial justice. Even when controlling for factors like age and income, communities of color have been much more severely impacted than white Americans. A recent report by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that “older Black, Hispanic, and American Indian/Alaska Native adults were nearly twice as likely to die of COVID-19 as older White adults,” and “cases among Black and Hispanic Medicare beneficiaries were 1.6 times higher than the rate observed among White...

Communities of Color...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought issues of healthcare equity to the forefront of discussions of racial justice. Even when...

America: “What Will...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr., NNPAA If it were not for the Black Church in America, our long struggle for freedom, justice, equality, equity,...

America: “What Will...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr. If it were not for the Black Church in America, our long struggle for freedom, justice, equality, equity, and...

Universal Peace Requires...

by Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Pres. and CEO, National Newspaper Publishers Association  I believe The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. words from the past...

Race and Data...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr  Today there is a welcomed breath of fresh political air in Washington, DC even amidst the unprecedented spread of...

NFL’s 2021 Opportunity...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr. As we approach the 55th NFL Super Bowl Sunday in Tampa, Florida amidst the continued national spread of COVID-19, I...
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