TNCP Review Episode 7 (12-01-22): A mother turns her painful grieving into forgiveness and random acts of kindness

In this episode 7 of The New Citizens Press Review, publisher and show host, Rina Risper, talks with the mother of the late Marcus Burton Jackson, a talented comedian who was unfortunately, Read More

Excuse me, are you listening? National Hip Hop History Month

Rina Risper

Rina Risper, President & Publisher of The New Citizens Press (Tulsa, OK, 2022)

Dear Readers,

Growing up in New York was a fabulous time. We are going to be having a show with other newspaper from across the country about National Hip Hop History month but here is some information.

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BHN Live: The BHN news team discusses the impact of the 2022 midterm election and the Black vote

BHN’s Carol Angela Davis and Julia Dudley Najieb report on the live election results and speak with Black News Link featured guests about the Iowa, Texas, Illinois and Georgia races


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Your beautiful Black hair as it is; publishers Risper and James discuss Black Iowa News Black hair series and their personal experiences

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On March 18, 2022, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Creating a Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair (CROWN) Act. The CROWN Act would prohibit workplace discrimination based on a person’s hair texture or hairstyle if that style or texture is commonly associated with a particular race or national origin.

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TNCP Review (10-27-22) Episode 3, publisher, Rina Risper talks with Dana James of Black Iowa News

Publisher Rina Risper talks “My State, Your State” with publisher Dana James of Black Iowa News


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TNCP Review (11-03) publisher, Risper reflects on her experience at an Atlanta Airport art exhibit

Publisher Rina Risper reflects on air terminal art exhibit she ran into while traveling to the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

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The TNCP Review (11-1-22) – My State Your State – Election Edition with Rina Risper and guest, Dana James

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  In this episode of The TNCP Review – “My State, Your State” Election Edition, show host & publisher Rina Risper talks with Black Iowa News publisher,

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Lansing for Cesar E. Chavez Committee celebrates successful events; plans for next steps

Day Of The Dead

Day of the Dead 5K Run/Walk.
Photo by Veronica Villarreal

By Jennifer Sharp and Rina Risper

Lansing boasts one of the most diverse demographics in the nation.

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The New Citizens Press Review (10-13-22) Episode 1, Publisher, Rina Risper shares upcoming stories

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LANSING, MI – Publisher and host, Rina Risper reflects on her trip to Tulsa Oklahoma, Los Angeles, California city council uproar and new historical movie, “Emancipation” featuring Will Smith in a recent vlogcast.

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The New Citizens Press Review (10-20-22): Rina Risper reflects on young comedian, the late Marcus Burton Jackson

Miranda Burton Hinton

Publisher Rina Risper reflects on community advocate, Miranda Burton Hinton, and her late son, up-and-coming comedian, Marcus Burton Jackson

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In this episode 2 of The New Citizens Press Review, Read More