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Is The Life Of A Black Boy Worth Anything Today?

Rev. Ruth Hawley-Lowry | Posted 05.23.2012 | Religion
Rev. Ruth Hawley-Lowry

I wept when I read this question, because I knew the answer.

Survey Reveals The State Of 'Black Women In America'

Posted 01.23.2012 | Black Voices

On the eve of President Obama's State of the Union address, The Washington Post is exploring the state of black women in America. The paper launch...

Black America's 21st Century Economic Movement

Mike Green | Posted 02.04.2012 | Black Voices
Mike Green

A decade from now historians will discuss the economic impact of a two-day event that recently took place at Rutgers University, which brought together more than 120 minority business leaders, investors and entrepreneurs for the first-ever " Gathering of Angels" summit.

WATCH: Tech Entrepreneurs React To CNN's 'Black In America'

Posted 11.15.2011 | Black Voices

Last night CNN premiered the fourth and latest installment of their "Black In America" series, "The New Promised Land, Silicon Valley. The much talked...

Brennan Williams

Soledad O'Brien: 'I Don't Think He's A Racist At All' | Brennan Williams | Posted 01.11.2012 | Black Voices

As the Internet revolution continues to unfold, certain ethnic groups still remain on the outside looking in at the tech industry. Many of today's lea...

Arrington Controversy Fuels Portland's Black Leaders

Mike Green | Posted 01.10.2012 | Black Voices
Mike Green

Arrington's point offers us insight into an inconvenient truth: The venture capital industry has failed to significantly benefit Black and Hispanic sectors of urban regions.

A Tale of Two Job Markets: Black America and Silicon Valley

Navarrow Wright | Posted 10.25.2011 | Black Voices
Navarrow Wright

If you see the news today you should know that that we are still in the midst of an unemployment crisis. But there is a significantly different phenomenon occurring in tech market -- a resource crunch.

My Review of CNN's Almighty Debt: A Black in America Special

George Alexander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
George Alexander

My Review of CNN's Almighty Debt: A Black in America Special By George Alexander "Debt is a bigger problem than racism." Those are pretty strong word...

"Swim! Swim For Your Life!": That's Pretty Much All I Can Quote From The NYO's Shocking-And-Hilarious Humor Piece, "Black Comic Introduces McCain"

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Most of the links I have seen for this Observer piece imagining a black comedian introducing John McCain at the RNC have been along the lines of "Don'...

With Liberty And Fresh Tomatoes For All

Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent

A couple weekends ago, we found ourselves glued to an unsettling CNN special called "Blacks in America." One thing that instantly struck a cord with ...

"Black In America": Exploring The Gap, In Order To Close It

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Last night, CNN hosted a screening of "Black In America," the four-hour documentary focusing on what it means to be black and living in America today,...