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The Making of a Young Entrepreneur – A Kids Guide to Developing the Mind-Set for Success

Series will highlight black youth authors in the Maryland, Northern Virginia and Washington DC area every Thursday in February on WJLA’s popular morning  program, Good Morning Washington.

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Saturday morning, February 10, Duke Energy Performing Center at 9 a.m.

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NC NAACP Pre-Moral March Service Features First Public Screening of Film Final Appeal

The NC NAACP and its more than 200 partners in the Moral March Fusion Movement gather in Raleigh on Saturday morning, February 10, Duke Energy Performing Center at 9 a.m.

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Greater Potential for Innovation Exposure by Socioeconomics, Race, and Gender

What policies are most effective in increasing innovation among women, minorities, and low-income families; and what may have greater potential to spark innovation growth.

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Talented Kids From Low-Income Families – Lost Einsteins Spur Economic Growth

We found that a child’s potential for future innovation seems to have as much to do with the circumstances of his or her family background as it does with his or her talent.

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Why I Teach a White Racism Course – Scholarly and Powerful

The need for students to learn about racism in American society existed long before I began teaching a course called “White Racism” at Florida Gulf Coast University.

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Black America’s ‘Bleaching Syndrome’ Skin Color and Identity

Bleaching Syndrome – variations in complexions produced an unspoken hierarchy: Black people with lighter complexions ended up being granted some of the rights of the master class.

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Leaders in Education, Civil Rights, Religion and Housing Discuss the State of Black America 2018

Success stories of the African American community, during a “State of Black America” forum at the 2018 National Newspaper Publishers Association.

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Black Press and NAACP Join Forces to Address Issues in the Black Community

“Sometimes you have to take a step back and reconnect in order to move forward,” said NAACP chairman Leon W. Russell. Signing this agreement is taking that step …

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Young Entrepreneur Tavere Johnson Jr. Says He’s Just “Your Average Genius”

At 28, Tavere Johnson Jr. has established himself as an author, creative entrepreneur and, as many who know him say, a forward thinker.

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How Racial Oppression, Power and Privilege Impact the Marketplace

Race is central to all kinds of markets, not just traditional product markets, but also health, education, housing and other markets that contribute to people’s well-being.

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Black History: Annie Easley Helped Make Modern Spaceflight Possible

Back then, schools were racially segregated, with whites and blacks attending different schools, and the latter were often considered inferior. Easley, however, overcame those barriers

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Interested in Starting or Reinventing a Business? Learn How to Write a Business Plan

Learning how to write a business plan can refocus your business goals. SBA’s Business Plan Tool provides you with a step-by-step guide to get started.

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