Affirmative Action Under Attack

Anti-affirmative action initiatives challenged

Ward Connerly, head of the American Civil Rights Coalition, is spearheading the November ballot initiatives…

By Ann Brown

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Clinton Unveils Housing Plan

New York senator's four-point plan addresses mortgage crisis and home foreclosures

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has proposed a $30 billion federal fund to buy out troubled…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Who Are Super Delegates

The battle for the Democratic nomination rages on as the profile of these political insiders rises

Many inquiring minds are weighing the influence of “super delegates,” whose votes are given equal…

By Nadirah Z. Sabir

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A Democratic Front-runner: Do the Math

Party still has a fight on their hands in the nomination of a presidential candidate

The 2008 election campaign has been saturated with talk of delegates and superdelegates. With prospects…

By Nadirah Z. Sabir

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Want to Help Save the Planet?

Make your community green

There have always been pockets of people pushing our government and anyone who would listen…

By Wendy Harris

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Not Just for Rockefellers

Six trusts to consider for your estate plan

You don’t have to be super rich, or even just rich, to set up a…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Detroit’s Battles

Civic and political leaders react to mayor's indictment

The indictment of Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is causing a firestorm and mixed reactions from…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Fed Cuts Good for Banks but Not Seniors

Last weeks moves may offer little relief to the average consumer

Last week investors bore witness to JP Morgan Chase & Co.’s shocking and historic $2…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Buy or Rent?

Figuring out the best options in today's real estate market

There comes a time in every growing company’s life cycle when its leaders must step…

By Bridget McCrea

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Gas Hits All-Time High

But you can fight soaring fuel prices at the pump

As consumers drove up to their neighborhood gas stations this weekend, they probably noticed prices…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Detroit Mayor Will Fight Indictment Charges

Kwame Kilpatrick refuses to step down from office

Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick refuses to resign and vows to fight several charges brought against…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Halle Berry to Deliver New Perfume

Actress partners with world's largest fragrance company

Halle Berry is set to deliver a new fragrance line in spring 2009 after inking…

By Ann Brown

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A Perfect Union — Barack Obama's Speech

Two hundred and twenty one years ago, in a hall that still stands across the…

By Black Enterprise

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The Racial Divide in America Part 2

A look into the national debate over Democratic Presidential Candidate Barack Obama’s recent speech on…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

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The Racial Divide in America Part 1

A look into the national debate over Democratic Presidential Candidate Barack Obama’s recent speech on…

By Our World with BLACK ENTERPRISE

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The Racial Divide in America Part 3

A look into the national debate over Democratic Presidential Candidate Barack Obama’s recent speech on…

By Our World with BLACK ENTERPRISE

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No Do-Over for Michigan

Lawmakers won't back a new primary

After pleas from state party leaders and strong lobbying by Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, Michigan…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Tyler Perry and Barack Obama

What do the two have in common? A Hollywood movie

Since coming onto the national scene at the 2004 Democratic National Convention, White House presidential…

By George Alexander

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Financial Meltdown

Black financial institutions bear economic burdens amid downturn

With the Bear Stearns collapse underscoring the vulnerability of the nation’s financial institutions, leaders of…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Best Buy Seeks Magic

Consumer Electronics Company Inks Deal With Magic Johnson Enterprises

Consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. is turning to Magic Johnson Enterprises in hopes…

By Ann Brown

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