Economic Equity

Unemployment for African Americans and Latinos projected to stay very high through 2012

Very high levels of unemployment are expected to remain high through the 4th quarter of 2012,

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Interview: Entrepreneur and CEO at 24, Lindsay Phillips

The past two years have probably been the most tenuous this generation has known. For me,

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Racial Segregation Continues, and Even Intensifies

“Manhattan Institute report heralding the ‘end’ of segregation uses a measure that masks important demographic and

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CAP Experts Available to Preview State of the Union Address and how Communities of Color will be affected

Washington, D.C. — Over the weekend, the Obama campaign previewed Tuesday’s State of the Union address

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State to Help Taxpayers with Individual Income Debt Payment Program

RALEIGH – Gov. Bev Perdue announced today that the North Carolina Department of Revenue is launching

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JOIN MBDA NETWORK TO CREATE JOBS AND GROW MINORITY-OWNED ENTERPRISES

– Grant Competition for Three MBDA Business Centers Announced – The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) today

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Black America’s 2011 Economic Challenge:

Overcoming income inequalities through better consumer choicesThe agency mandated to provide Congress with impartial, non-partisan and

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To The Occupy Movement

The Occupy Wall Street movement is now one month old.   The protests have spilled over

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Afro Latinos: Everywhere, Yet Invisible

Struggles with self-image, assimilation mirror Black American experience – Last year, during a discussion on increasing the

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Multiculturalism in America: The Struggle for Acceptance Continues

In 1966 boxing legend Muhammad Ali, just 24 years old, took a memorable stand against the

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Psychology of Black Unemployment: Impact felt deep in the African American psyche

As she watched President Barack Obama lay out his jobs plan for the nation and repeatedly

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Aspirations: Since we’re talking about it; have you had your financial check-up?

In beauty salons and barber shops across the nation, at summer barbecues and holiday dinners, African

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