Economic Equity

Anthology: Women Write the World — Essays on Equality, Justice, and Freedom

Women of color have long been silenced even while social movements have flourished. “All the Women in My Family Sing” amplifies the voices of women …

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Stop Using Nine Million Children as a Bargaining CHIP to Undermine the ACA

Steps taken by the Trump administration have increased the number of uninsured Americans by more than 3 million since last January.

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Reportedly, Hundreds of Amazon.com Employees Are on Food Stamps

The emergence of Amazon as an employer of so many who need assistance raises a question: Why is this giant, successful company offering such limited pay?

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Judge Rules in Favor of Obama Rule That Will Help Low Income Families

This is great news to low-income families because they will have more chances for better housing in a more affluent neighborhood.

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Corporate Counsel Men of Color Launches Inaugural Men of Color Career|Life and Power Networking Conference

From Multiple Industries, Including STEM, Law, Finance, Medical, Real Estate, Law Enforcement, and Government, for Progress in Diversity and Career Development …

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Is Your Dream Really Worth It? Discover Your Passion, Purpose, and Plan

It’s a compelling book of self-realization through an inspired and motivating voice. It’s a work that locates the reader’s true identity …

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Black Students Hit Hard by For-Profit College Debt

Higher education institutions that do not provide its students and graduates with requisite skills and knowledge become money pits that lead to deeper debt and likely loan defaults.

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Failure Can Make You a Better Decision Maker: The Key to Success

“Irrationality, complexity and uncertainty are the three key drivers of failure in decision making,” he says. “I provide action steps for effectively dealing with each.”

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Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program Provides Funds to Rural Businesses

The Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program provides funds to third parties, such as nongovernmental organizations and community development financial institutions.

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Civil Rights, Housing, and Community Development Urge HUD to Maintain Fair Housing Tool

Nearly 50 years ago, Congress adopted the Fair Housing Act, landmark legislation necessary to end discrimination in housing and eliminate the barriers created by segregation.

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Low-Income Neighborhood Supermarkets Improve Economic Equity and Health

The study provides evidence that supermarkets improve aspects of residents’ lives beyond diet for low-income African Americans.

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Three Ways To Avoid Toxic Financial Advice and Rash Decisions

Investors hear so much conflicting information and advice in the media these days that it’s perhaps easier than ever to become confused and make decisions based on emotion.

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