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Going Digital: 5 Reasons Black Entrepreneurs Should Consider E-Commerce

by Elizabeth Aguirre

A Fortune article dated June 2015 named African American women the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in America. Right now, Black businesses… Read More

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Ben Jealous Goes Hi-Tech

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Ben Jealous Goes Hi-Tech

by Lynne d Johnson

Back in 2014, former NAACP president and CEO Ben Jealous joined Kapor Capital. He partnered… Read More

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[Powered by AARP] Salute to Hidden Heroes

by Jo Ann Jenkins, CEO, AARP

When Emery Popoloski's husband, Charles, returned to their Boston home following two military deployments to Iraq, she noticed that he would stop… Read More

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The Cost and Confusion of Caring for Our Elderly

by Derrick Y. McDaniel

When people are confronted with the challenges of caring for an elderly loved one, the single most common (and usually the first) question people… Read More

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New Hashtag Hits Social Media Fever Pitch

by Cory Townes

To help quell notions of self-doubt and insecurity, digital residents band together on social networks, making a stand in front of the Internet world… Read More

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Framing the Obamas: Revisiting an Extraordinary Family Life

by Rembert Browne

The past and present-day status of the Obamas both as Americans and revolutionaries by the virtue of their race is an exciting topic, an exploration—in… Read More

Stepping in to Adopt a Child Family Member in Need

Stepping in to Adopt a Child Family Member in Need

by Donna Owens

Tanya Goode had already been married and raised two adult sons, when life threw the New York resident an unexpected curve ball that made her a new… Read More

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Flight of the Helicopter Mom

by Josie Pickens

A colleague and I ranted the other day about our students and how unprepared and seemingly underdeveloped they are as they enter… Read More

[THE UPLOAD] Girls Are Gamers Too

[THE UPLOAD] Girls Are Gamers Too

by Lynne d Johnson

Dead in the midst of a heated SXSW #Gamergate controversy… Read More

When Your Child Comes Out: Embracing an LGBT Loved One<br />

When Your Child Comes Out: Embracing an LGBT Loved One

by Kellee Terrell

In its first season, the FOX-TV sensation Empire tackled a complicated and often overlooked issue in this country: the range of emotions and reactions… Read More

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