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Black Women Fight Back Against Beauty Industry That’s Failed Them

by Kiersten Willis - Atlanta Black Star on

“They’re [Black women] not categories,” said Desiree Reid, vice president of Iman Cosmetics. “They’re customers that are looking for the same thing every woman’s looking for when she walks down that beauty aisle.”... Read full article

11 Venture Capital Sources Taking Notice of Black Tech Founders

by Carolyn M. Brown - Black Enterprise on

Forums and funds that target minority entrepreneurs.... Read full article

Watermelondrea!

by Yolanda Sangweni - Essence on

Celebrating the Audacity of Black Names... 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

HARRIET TUBMAN WILL REPLACE ANDREW JACKSON ON THE U.S. $20 BILL

by BLAVITY - KYNDAL WILSON on

Harriet Tubman will become the first woman to be featured on U.S. paper currency.... Read full article

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

U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. and Liberty Bank Credit Card

by USBC Directory on

In an effort to help Black entrepreneurs obtain capital for personal or business use, we’ve created a Bank Card with one of the nation’s most trusted and historic Black-owned banks-- Liberty Bank. Join us in Banking-Black. Apply for your USBC Card.... 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

Beyonce’s Super Bowl Performance Called An “Attack On The Police”

by Global Grind on

Beyonce's ode to Black Power during her Super Bowl performance received controversy.... Read full article

Cam Newton: Too Good and Too Black

by Steve Reed, The Associated Press on

“I'm an African-American quarterback that scares people because they haven't seen nothing that they can compare me to,'' said the 6-foot-5, 245-pound Newton.... Read full article

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