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Four Ways President Obama Can Help Blacks in His Last 100 Days in Office

by Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) on

Instead of staking his legacy on the results of the November elections, however, President Obama might be better advised to improve his legacy by taking bold actions in these last days of his presidency.... 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

New Minimum Wage Is a Victory, But Challenges Remain

by Erick Johnson - Atlanta Daily World on

“It phases in over time to provide flexibility for employers to adjust and minimize any impact on their bottom line. At $13 an hour, no one will get rich. But that pay will help people pay their bills.” Preckwinkle said. ... 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

Many "Millennipreneurs" are Going from Start-up to Scale Up

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“Millennipreneurs,” which stands for millennials and entrepreneurs, are starting more companies, managing bigger staffs, and targeting higher profits than their baby boomer predecessors. ... Read full article

Black Woman Removes Confederate Flag In Front Of South Carolina Statehouse

by Hilary Hanson on

"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

Black Bank Twitter Chats with Largest Black Business Directory TODAY!

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Industrial Bank and the USBC Directory are gearing up to answer your questions about money management and #BankingBlack. Industrial Bank will also be sharing best tips around business banking on TODAY, Thursday Feb 8th @ noon. ... Read full article

Black Engineers and Kappa Alpha Psi Partner to Produce 10,000 Black Engineers Annually

by Arrione Nettles, Chicago Defender on

KAΨ and NSBE Leaders Seek to Develop the Next Generation of Black Male Engineering Leaders.... Read full article

Russell Simmons Aiding Digital Diversity

by Lisa Respers France - CNN on

"All Def Digital is going to have a social justice platform and it won't be a news platform, it will be a social justice platform," said Simmons. "I'm an occupier. I run a network and the All Def Network is a progressive network. . ."... 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

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