[The Upload] ConnXus Connects Black-Owned Tech Companies With Dollars

August is National Black Business Month. In recognition and celebration of that fact, we are revisiting this November 2016 article.


Why We Shouldn’t Complain About Common Funding Charter School

Last week, the Chicago Sun-Times released an article announcing that Chicago native, rapper and actor, Common, was…

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Chance the Rapper Has A Question for Chicago Officials

On Wednesday, Chance the Rapper attended a Chicago City Council meeting in regards to a…


HBCU-Trump Meeting: Great Photo-Op, But Missing Solutions

Like everyone else, my social media feeds this week were filled with photos of a…

Speaking Racial Truth to Power in Education Reform

Stay woke. I wore those two words on a small button at the NewSchools Venture…