On May 12, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson hosted a roundtable discussion on implementing effective strategies that prepare our workforce for a new, 21st century economy for community leaders and education, transportation, finance and labor advocates.
As America commemorates the 50th year of the Fair Housing Act, the unpromising numbers have been repeated often: “The gap between White and Black homeownership is wider now than it was in 1960,” PBS reported earlier this year.
Since the shutdown of highly-praised culinary school, Le Cordon Bleu in September 2017, there has been a void for the many food makers who were left scattered by its departure.
Jonathan Garland’s fascination with architecture started early: He spent much of his childhood designing Lego houses and gazing at Boston buildings on rides with his father away from their largely minority neighborhood.
Although women are making strides in the corporate world, there is still work that can be done to level the landscape.
On Feb. 26 the News Media Alliance – representing almost 2,000 news organizations – again called on Congress to allow publishers to negotiate collectively with dominant online platforms, namely Facebook and Google.
The president of the National Black Caucus of State Legislators, America’s largest organization of Black legislators, has called for unity behind economic development initiatives prioritized by Black Wealth 2020, a movement launched two years ago to forge progress for Black-owned ...
Across America, a troubling pattern emerges in data analyzed by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting
With tax season in full swing, take time to consider how to get the most out of your tax return, which includes finding all the credits and deductions available to you.
Years of steady hiring and economic growth have delivered a cumulative benefit for at least one group that hasn’t always shared in America’s prosperity.
The further economic growth of South Dallas may have just come cold pressed with an extra shot. At least, that appeared to be the the eager attitude on display from officials and a small crowd during the Nov. 14 groundbreaking ...
American Airlines said its CEO had a “positive” meeting with civil-rights leaders who accuse the airline of racial bias, but an activist who was kicked off a plane is not backing away from her criticism of the carrier.
Amid ongoing protests reinvigorated by the acquittal of a White former police officer in the death of a Black suspect, several African American faith and civic leaders in St. Louis announced details of an economic boycott campaign Thursday as the ...
For many entrepreneurs, launching a business is only the first step on the road to success. After taking the financial risk of going it alone, many of them struggle to expand and grow their companies, particularly because of a lack ...
For Texas survivors of Hurricane Harvey, help from the U.S. Small Business Administration maby be an important part of the recovery process.