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Mother and Daughter Tech Founders Raised $1 Million for their Networking App!

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Kerry Schrader and Ashlee Ammons, an African American mother-daughter duo, Mixtroz is taking the tech world by storm and challenging norms that demystify stereotypes. In a male dominated industry, Schrader and Ammon founded this company.... Read full article

Over 100 People Killed by Police in March of 2015

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In March alone, 111 people died during police encounters. As in the past, numerous incidents were spurred by violent threats from suspects. However, the deaths follow a national pattern: suspects were mostly people of color, mentally ill, or both.... Read full article

Oprah Sounds off on Trump Win, Faces Backlash

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“I could sense, maybe I’m wrong, but I could sense from Donald Trump’s body language even when he came out for the acceptance speech, that brotha has been humbled by this world thing,” said Oprah... Read full article

Have You Ever Wondered Where in Africa You are From?

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African Ancestry has the largest database of indigenous African lineage with over 33,000 DNA lineages from 40 countries and over 400 ethnic groups. The data collected in our database is heavily skewed towards the Trans-Atlantic slave trade countries... Read full article

NAACP Appoints Interim President And CEO

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Derrick Johnson, the president of the organization’s Mississippi chapter, will take on the role. ... Read full article

Black Woman Removes Confederate Flag In Front Of South Carolina Statehouse

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"This is Bree. An amazing black woman who climbed the pole and took down the racist flag." Ferguson Action's Twitter Page... Read full article

Have You Heard of the BLACK PRESS?

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“It is an historical fact that no racial group of people anywhere in the world since the invention of the printing press, have attained freedom or appreciably improved their status without the aid of their own militant press…" Frank L. Stanley, NNPA... Read full article

Melissa Harris-Perry Speaks Out After MSNBC Severance Deal Crumbles

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Melissa Harris-Perry turned down MSNBC’s severance package Tuesday over what she described to CNNMoney as a “gag order.”... Read full article

Physicians are Entrepreneurs

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"When owning their own practice, doctors have to wear two hats. They have to be businessmen (women) and physicians. Unfortunately, they cannot be one or the other," stated CEO of JITA Medical Billing & Consulting, James Alexander.... 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

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