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#let LET IT BE KNOWN: HOW DO WE KEEP OUR COMMUNITIES OF COLOR SAFE?
HOW REAL IS THE STIGMA OF MENTAL ILLNESS IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY?
CONVERSATIONS WITH AL MCFARLANE: WHOLE BODY HEALTH, WHOLE BODY WELLNESS
TAYLOR THOMAS & PROFESSOR MARCIA CHATELAIN:
INSURRECTION & OUR DEMOCRACY
THE BURTONWIRE: ADOPTING WHILE BLACK
THE CHAVIS CHRONICLES: INTERVIEW WITH NATALIE WILSON ON MISSING BLACK CHILDREN AND ADULTS
#LET IT BE KNOWN: VACCINATED VS. UNVACCINATED
#LET IT BE KNOWN: THE PEOPLE DEMAND THE RIGHT TO VOTE
LIVE!: TAYLOR THOMAS INTERVIEWS CHILDCARE EXPERT CAROL MULETA
TAYLOR THOMAS & PROFESSOR MARCIA CHATELAIN:
INSURRECTION & OUR DEMOCRACY
TERRY FRANKLIN, ESQ. & THE HISTORY OF HIS GRANDMOTHER’S EMANCIPATION FROM SLAVERY
AMERICA’S GREAT RESIGNATION: WHY ARE SO MANY PEOPLE LEAVING THE JOB MARKET?

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KAREN CARTER RICHARDS

NNPA CHAIR
Publisher, Houston Forward Times

JANIS WARE

NNPA VICE CHAIR
Publisher, The Atlanta Voice

FRAN FARRER

NNPA SECOND VICE CHAIR
Publisher, The County News

JACKIE L. HAMPTON

NNPA NATIONAL SECRETARY
Publisher, The Mississippi Link

BRENDA L. ANDREWS

NNPA NATIONAL TREASURER
Publisher, New Journal and Guide

DR. BENJAMIN F. CHAVIS JR.

NNPA PRESIDENT AND CEO

EVENT SPEAKERS

keynote Dr. David Childs, PH.D. Associate Professor of Social Studies, Education and History, Northern Kentucky University
keynote Jennifer Butler Senior Director, Government Relations and Community Engagement | Zillow
keynote Daryl Jones Board Chair of the Transformative Justice Coalition
keynote Barbara R. Arnwine President & Founder of the Transformative Justice Coalition
keynote Pamela A. Bakewell Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Bakewell Company, LA Sentinel, LA Watts Times and the Taste of Soul Family Festival
keynote Eric Rosato Strategy and Operations Manager, Google News Initiative
keynote Paris Brown Associate Publisher, The Baltimore Times
keynote Rosetta Miller-Perry Publisher, Tennessee Tribune — Entrepreneur
keynote Fred Luster Jr. Pastor, Franklin Avenue Baptist Church
keynote Todd Stauffer Association Manager for the Association of Alternative Newsmedia
keynote JJ Buchanan Content Director and Lead On-Air Personality for the historic Forward Times Publishing Company in Houston, TX. 
keynote The Honorable Cedric L. Richmond senior advisor to the president and director of the White House Office of Public Engagement
keynote Deion Sanders Head Football Coach, Jackson State University
keynote James Washington President and General Manager of The Atlanta Voice newspaper
keynote Janis L. Ware Publisher of The Atlanta Voice Newspaper
keynote Derek Ellington Head of Small Business Banking Consumer and Small Business Banking, Wells Fargo & Company
keynote Joshua “Josh” McMillian Lead Videographer for Black & Forward, powered by the historic Forward Times Publishing Company
keynote DaNeshia “TotallyRandie” Bell Media Personality and Digital Marketer
keynote Brigette Gray Leader, Customer Success & Delivery, Opportunity@Work
keynote Chandra Vasser Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer, Nissan
keynote Erica Miles Senior Consultant, SVP Diverse Segments, Representation and Inclusion, Wells Fargo & Company
keynote Michael Nordman Senior Manager of Community Affairs, Molson Coors
keynote Munson Steed CEO of Rolling Out
keynote Dr. John Warren President of Warren Communications and Publisher the San Diego Voice & Viewpoint Newspaper
keynote Tarshena Armstrong Director of Diversity Marketing & Development, General Motors

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