Economic Equity

Wealth Inequality: An American Problem

As the wealthy few continue to prosper, the rest of the nation is caught in a

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Black Unemployment Dips Below 10 Percent

WASHINGNTON (NNPA) – The Black unemployment rate fell to single digits (9.6 percent) in April, for

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New Book Fosters the Entrepreneurial Spirit for Urban Youth

Military veteran turned Author Thomas Barr Jr. has spent years working in the service of government. 

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Challenging Economic Racism in America – Part II

There are many different manifestations of racism in America and throughout the world. But there is

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Marilyn Mosby is the Latest Example of Why Black Lawyers Matter

In response to last year’s killing of Michael Brown, La June Montgomery Tabron, who heads one

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Blacks Becoming More Comfortable Discussing Mental Health

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that there are more than 40

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Black Women Face Pay Gap

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Black women working full time earned just 64 cents for every dollar White

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Minority-Owned Handbag Brand Continues to Emerge

CHARLOTTE, NC — He is commonly called “Mr. Sylvia”, but Sylvia is not his name at

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The Other “F” Word: Teaching Entrepreneurs and Leaders How to Put Failure to Work

In their new book, The Other “F” Word: How Smart Leaders, Teams, and Entrepreneurs Put Failure

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Five Ways to Get More Helpful Feedback from Employees

When it comes to leaders seeking feedback, not all feedback is created equal: leaders must work

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More Color to Books for Youth

23-Year-Old Howard Grad Tasked With Leading the Charge NEWARK, NJ – Kiana Nichols is too familiar

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A Guide to Overcoming Roadblocks for Professional Women of Color

“The chapters explore a range of potential roadblocks from inadequate support systems, stereotypes and mental and

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