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Flint Water Crisis a Long Time Coming Says Former DWSD Chief Engineer

by Keith A. Owens on

“We’re on the brink of disaster here, but the feeling seems to be that we will be bailed out by the GLWA [Great Lakes Water Authority]...., They’re just replacing city politicians with county politicians. And the problem is politicians.."... Read full article

The New LINKEDIN of Africa

by Denise Walker on

“The future of Africa is in our hands to form lasting change. There will soon be African solutions to African challenges,” Kifle, CEO of Afrinection... Read full article

Shea Moisture and the Need for Black Venture Capital Firms

by Charing Ball on

“Sundial’s sales have been largely in the U.S. and the products are predominantly purchased by African-Americans. Bain’s investment is aimed at boosting growth by targeting a broader market that isn’t defined by ethnicity, said a Bain Capital Manager... Read full article

Black female founder raises $7 million for renewable energy tech startup

by Megan Rose Dickey - TechCrunch on

“We not only aim to disrupt how energy is generated, but how it is consumed,” Matthews said... Read full article

Hampton University Opens Doors to Former ITT Tech Students

by Arrionne Nettles - Chicago Defender on

"Hampton University-University College is working to create a seamless pathway for former ITT Tech students,” said Kim Luckes, J.D., Dean of Hampton University-University College. ... Read full article

Sherman Weston, the Modern Day Chris Gardner of the Pursuit of Happyness

by Roger Caldwell/Millions Two One Staff on

Mr. Weston could be described as the modern day Chris Gardner, played by Will Smith in the Pursuit of Happyness before he went to work on Wall Street.... Read full article

28 Year-Old Tech Lover Develops App That Allows You To Take Back Those Messy Text Messages

by Madame Noire - Lauren R. D Fox on

Mistakes happen, and On Second Thought is here to help you fix them. Take control over your communication with the first messaging app that lets you recall text messages.... Read full article

#PrayforHaiti: 10 Ways We Can Donate

by Shantell E. Jamison - Ebony on

Let's get beyond well wishes and help our Haitian family. These 10 organizations are trying to make donations count.... Read full article

Black Family-Owned Business with Products in Wal-Mart, Sally Beauty Stores and Target

by Denise Walker on

The husband and wife team, Psyche and Vontoba Terry, launched their intimate apparel and beauty company in 2009. Wal-Mart purchased the Urban Intimates line items then two new apparel designs were introduced to Macy’s. ... Read full article

Do People of Color Know Their Rights When They Are Pulled Over?

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“I have children in college and I would like for them to be covered while they are not with me. It just makes sense,” Mr. Edwards continued to tell the US Black Chamber of Commerce staff member.... Read full article

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