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Black Woman Entrepreneur Launches Shoe Company That Caters to Sororities and Fraternities in the Divine 9

Birmingham, AL — Meet Kam Ballard, founder of b.c.e Shoes, an online company that customizes shoes for the sororities and

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Lawyer Launches Legal Fund to Support Black-Owned Businesses Using Crowdfunding to Raise Capital

Chicago, IL — Meet Elizabeth L. Carter, Esq., founder and owner of a Black woman-owned securities law firm that has

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Facebook Has Known for a Year and a Half That Instagram Harms Teens – Here’s the Research

Facebook officials had internal research in March 2020 showing that Instagram – the social media platform most used by adolescents

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Nurses Are Leaving the Profession, and Replacing Them Won’t Be Easy

The fourth wave of COVID-19 is exacerbating the ongoing crisis for the nursing workforce and has led to burnout for

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Facebook’s Algorithms Fueled Massive Propaganda Campaigns During Election – Here’s How They Manipulate You

An internal Facebook report found that the social media platform’s algorithms – the rules its computers follow in deciding the

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United States Ryder Cup Team Donates $2.85 Million to Community Outreach and Youth Golf Development Programs

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Sept. 21, 2021) – United States Ryder Cup Captain Steve Stricker, his five Vice Captains and

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How Reparations Can Be Paid Through School Finance Reform

White public schools have always gotten more money than Black public schools. These funding disparities go back to the so-called

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Recommendation From a Doctor May Be the Final Push Someone Needs to Get Vaccinated

Have you found yourself feeling frustrated when trying to convince a friend or family member to get vaccinated for COVID-19?

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2021 NNPA Leadership Awards Delights Viewers, Insidersss

In perhaps the best produced National Leadership Awards – or any virtual conference – since the pandemic forced most to

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Haiti Residents Still Struggling in Aftermath of Deadly Earthquake

Some have called the situation in Haiti “a forgotten disaster.” That’s because it appears that much of the western world

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President Biden Calls for End to Systemic Racism During CBCF Conference

President Joe Biden applauded the work of the Congressional Black Caucus and called for ending systemic racism during the Congressional

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Pfizer Vaccine for Children 5 to 11 is Safe with Robust Antibody Response

A Phase 2/3 trial conducted by Pfizer and BioNTech revealed that the Covid-19 vaccine was safe and generated a “robust

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Back to the Classroom: A Game Plan for Reducing Anxiety

Back-to-school supplies were a bit different this year for 13-year-old Kamsi Anomnachi. Along with a day planner, an array of

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Author Geeta N. Kapur Will Present Her Book About the Struggle for Racial Equality at UNC to Student Leaders

Durham, NC— Geeta N. Kapur, civil rights and criminal defense lawyer, two-time UNC alumna, and author of the recently released

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Afghanistan: After 20 Years, Thousands Dead and Trillions Spent, Rep. Barbara Lee Proven Right

On September 15, 2001, only three days after the September 11, 2001 attacks on the U.S., Congress voted to give

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Senate Democrats Reportedly Near Deal on Voting Rights Legislation

  Senate Democrats reportedly are expected to agree as early as Tuesday on an updated version of voting rights legislation

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American Business Leaders Step Up to Fight Inequities in the South

Even as the pandemic has laid bare societal inequities that have been eroding the foundation of our democracy, political leaders

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Ben’s Original™ Launches “My Original Recipe” Chef Stories with Chef Marcus Samuelsson

  Series Continues this Fall with Acclaimed Mississippi Chef Nick Wallace   CHICAGO – BEN’S ORIGINAL™ and award-winning Chef Marcus

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Senator Cory Booker (D-NY), Environmental Justice Advocate, Proud to Receive NNPA Leadership Award

U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) recently joined EPA Administrator Michael Regan, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Shawn LaTourette,

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Cox and Former NFL Star Partner on Digital Equity Initiative

  Malcolm Mitchell, Super Bowl champion and Share the Magic Foundation founder, and Cox share vision to connect diverse, low-income,

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Rep. Beatty Introduces Legislation to Establish National Rosa Parks Day

WASHINGTON, D.C.—In coordination with Reps. Jim Cooper (TN-05) and Terri Sewell (AL-07), U.S. Congresswoman and Congressional Black Caucus Chair Joyce

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