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Bernie Sanders Names Young, Black Organizer as Campaign Press Secretary

by Courtney Connley - Black Enterprise on

Taking the stage to introduce the 73-year-old senator before a crowd of 12,000 people at the University of Washington, Symone Sanders made her first public appearance as the new national press secretary for Sanders’ campaign. ... Read full article

Roland Martin Launches Daily Digital Show on Sept. 4th

by Roland Martin on

Over the last six months, so many of you have stopped me in airports, train stations, on the streets, in barbershops, and at numerous events to tell me you miss TV One’s NewsOneNow, and what we did every morning for four years mattered.... Read full article

5 Tips for Raising the First Round of Capital for Your Startup

by Carolyn M. Brown - Black Enterprise on

“Before raising a Series A, ask yourself if this is the right path for your company. Remember that money is a commodity, and you can get it anywhere. When you sign your Series A, you are committing to investors for the long-term. . ."... Read full article

John Legend Announces FREE AMERICA Campaign To End Mass Incarceration

by Lindsey India - Global Grind on

“We have a serious problem with incarceration in this country,”. “It’s destroying families, it’s destroying communities and we’re the most incarcerated country in the world," Legend said in an interview.... Read full article

Largest Black Business Mobile App Collaborates with the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc.

by Angie Bee - USBC Directory on

"We have seen companies receive as much as a 2,000% return from being listed on the USBC Directory. USBC Directory and mobile app is a GPS-driven application that helps consumers find the nearest Black-owned business based on their location."... Read full article

Black Women Booted From Napa Valley Wine Train Settle Suit

by Black America Web - Associated Press on

A group of mostly black women who filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against the Napa Valley Wine Train.... Read full article

Detroit Water Prepares for Potential Spike in Water Main Breaks

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Detroit Water & Sewerage Department has activated its response plan in preparation for potential water main breaks within the city of Detroit.... Read full article

Buying Black on Black Friday

by Millions Two One on

In 2014, many African Americans made a decision to Boycott Black Friday and sales were down 11%, which amounted a $6.5 billion loss for corporations. In 2015, many are again calling for a boycott of Black Friday and throughout the holidays!... Read full article

The Million Man March Reaches A Milestone Anniversary

by Black Enterprise on

“Twenty years ago, we witnessed a historic gathering of African American men in the nation’s capital that brought worldwide attention to the plight of Black men in America."... Read full article

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

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