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Nonprofits a Surprising Bright Spot in National Jobs Picture

Initial analysis of data on 21 states spread broadly across the country reveals that nonprofit employment

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Unemployment Among Black Women Surges National Women’s Law Center

(NNPA) – Analysis by the National Women’s Law Center of July jobs data released by the

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GDN Book Feature: “Come To Win” By Venus Williams

Venus Williams has become a household name. Venus is synonymous with success. At the young age

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Bridging Generation Gaps to Inspire African-American Youth Health

(NNPA) – A 2009 study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) revealed that black

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Dr. Shirley Caesar to Host HBCU Choirs 2010 Kennedy Center Performance

105 New Selected Talented Voices from Historically Black Colleges and Universities for the 2010 Choir  Kennedy

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Kids and Money: The Right Ages and Stages to Teach Kids About Spending, Saving and Giving

To a 5-year-old, money is clinking coins in a piggybank. To a teenage girl, it’s a

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Today’s Superheroes Send Wrong Image to Boys

‘Macho’ Masculine Stereotype Not Healthy for Relationships: Watching superheroes beat up villains may not be the

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In The Shadow of Freedom: A Heroic Journey to Manhood and Liberation

IN THE SHADOW OF FREEDOM: A Heroic Journey to Manhood and Liberation (Atria Books; On-sale August

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Essential Tips for College Campus Living

It’s August and around the country, thousands of college students are preparing to head to campus,

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Chicago’s Madden/Wells Project Live in Better Housing, Safer Neighborhoods; Still Face Health and Job Problems

Nearly a decade after the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) started to relocate families from the distressed

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Developing a Workplace Team Where Everyone’s a Leader

As leaders struggle with growing pressures in today’s fast-paced workplace, a change is being made in

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The Next Frontier For States and Cities: Building Clean Energy Industries and Green Jobs

Today, as state and local governments seek to integrate environmental and energy policies with job creation,

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