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‘Superbug’ Donald Trump Jabs Jay-Z Over Black Employment

President Donald Trump is attempting to take credit for the decline in the African-American unemployment…

Paul Ryan says, “I don’t have a racist bone in my body.” Why does every famous person accused of racism say that?

The Truth About Paul Ryan’s Unemployment Legislation

After the Senate passed House Joint Resolution 42, which provides states with much more freedom…

Job Searching While Riding the Latest Economic Roller Coaster

The February 2016 jobs report is out today and while the U.S. labor market is…

Why Casting a Ballot Is More Crucial Than Ever for Black Men

This November’s election represents an important opportunity for Black men. In urban, rural and suburban…

Poll: Social Security, Unemployment Top Economic Concerns for Americans

Ask people what economic issues will be important for the next president, and Democrats, Republicans…

Report Shows Dramatic Disparities in Youth Unemployment in Chicago

A new report illustrates some stark figures on youth unemployment in Chicago and suggests joblessness…

4 Money Lessons I Learned From Getting Fired

I was sitting in class when I got an email from one of the places…

“Ban the Box” Is Reality in NYC; It’s Time to Do It Nationwide

This question was once a frustrating brick wall if you were an ex-convict living in…

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Number of People Seeking Unemployment at 14 Year Low

The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid dropped to the lowest level in 14…

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Are African-Americans Getting Left Behind in the Nation’s Economic Recovery?

Since the beginning of the Great Recession in 2007, everyone from job seekers and employers…