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Announcing a groundbreaking film: MY NAME IS MYEISHA

Inspired by the headlines of a nation and written in the hearts of a people, MY NAME IS MYEISHA begins on the evening of December 28, 1998, and through seventy-five minutes of spoken word, beatboxing and hip-hop dance beckons the audience, as witnesses, through an American tragedy with the uncommon intimacy only experienced when you suddenly lose someone. In this instance—a young black woman named Myeisha Jackson. Continue reading Announcing a groundbreaking film: MY NAME IS MYEISHA

NNPA Foundation launches Anti-Human Trafficking Campaign, UNDress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation (NNPAF) commences National Human Trafficking Awareness month by launching its own anti-human trafficking campaign called “UNDress,” which stands for Undermining Nationwide Demand for the Recruitment, Exploitation and Sexual Solicitation of women and children. The campaign will target those who buy and traffic women and children by placing public service announcements in places where buyers typically ‘shop’ for sexual services. Continue reading NNPA Foundation launches Anti-Human Trafficking Campaign, UNDress