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The Largest Black Business Directory in the World

by USBC Directory Staff on

“When we support Black-owned businesses, we assist in building the Black community, while also bringing down the unemployment rate and the crime rate in the African American community,” said Morse. ... Read full article

Black Business Directory Collaboration with the U.S. Black Chambers

by Angie Bee on

"We have seen companies receive as much as a 2,000% return from being listed on the USBC Directory. We connect new businesses to our affiliate chambers and partners across the country. We connect our businesses with consumers."... Read full article

Marcus Garvey: ‘Up You Mighty Race!’

by AUTODIDACT 17 - New York Amsterdam News on

“He started the largest mass movement for liberation, in history, of Black people in the world,” Felder reveals, “amassing over 5 million before the Internet, cellphones or computer.”... Read full article

Melissa Harris-Perry Speaks Out After MSNBC Severance Deal Crumbles

by Nigel Roberts, on

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

United Nations Panel Says America Owes Blacks Reparations for Racial Terrorism

by Terry Shropshire, Managing Editor and Web Editor - Atlanta Daily World on

Despite substantial changes since the end of the enforcement of Jim Crow & the fight for civil rights, ideology ensuring the domination of one group over another, continues to negatively impact the civil, political, economic, social & cultural rights... Read full article

Freddie Gray’s Family Reaches Wrongful Death Settlement

by Monique John - Hello Beautiful on

The settlement has yet to be approved by the city’s Board of Estimates, the local institution that manages Baltimore’s spending. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is part of the board that will decide on the settlement tomorrow, Sept 9.... 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

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

Want To Disrupt Racism? Change Your Everyday Behaviour

by Ritu Bhasin on

It's the one thing that you have control over, that you can do immediately and that will actually make a difference.... Read full article

Black-Owned Watch Brand for Upscale Savvy Professionals

by Freedom Ink on

Youngblood Worldwide is one to watch, literally. What is now expanding to include apparel, athleisure and other accessories, began as a watch company that sought to offer each client a quality timepiece, minus the inflated price tag. ... Read full article

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