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How Do We Cut the School to Prison Pipeline? Rethink Discipline

School districts around the nation are striving to decrease suspensions and expulsions

How school districts around the nation are striving to decrease suspensions and expulsions

By Kandia Johnson

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State Test Scores Hide the Truth from Parents, Kids

Students may not be doing as well as state test scores indicate

State test scores are higher than the results of the NAEP, or the Nation’s Report…

By Robin White Goode

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[POLL] What’s Your Reaction to the Economic Crisis in Greece and China?

Take our poll and let us know where you stand.

Some of the world’s economies are experiencing turmoil. Does it have personal implications for you?…

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Why Branding is Blinding: What Bill Cosby Can Help Us Remember

What Stacey Tisdale learned from a personal encounter

A questionable encounter I had with Bill Cosby serves as an example as to how…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[Video] BE Modern Man Featured on NYC’s Hot 97 – Ebro in the Morning

BE Modern Man, the Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis Challenge and more

Black Enterprise’s Alfred Edmond and Kelly Pierre-Louis visited Hot 97’s Ebro In the Morning in…

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BE Modern Man: Meet The Actor Jay Barnett

Using personal experience to guide the next generation

Depression is a condition that is taboo and hard for many people to openly discuss,…

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[POLL] Is the Confederate Flag a Symbol of Racism or Southern Pride?

Blackenterprise.com wants to hear from you

Is the Confederate Flag a Symbol of Racism or Southern Pride?

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BE Modern Man: Meet “The Specialist” Aaron D. Harris

Advocating for youth is more than a job, it's a mission

Although he grew up without a father, Aaron D. Harris vowed that when he had…

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College Debt Burden Falls on 3 Kinds of Students

The typical undergraduate borrower isn't suffering

Three kinds of students seem to be most affected by unmanageable loan debts: grad students,…

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BE Modern Man: 10 Weeks, 100 Ambassadors

Today's male leaders of color. In their words. Their way.

In an effort to turn the conversation about young black men into something positive instead…

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10 Ways to Become More Likeable in Business

If you want people do business with you or invest in your firm check your likeability factor

If you want people to do business with you, you have to be perceived as…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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#BESMART: Check Out This Special Portal for Minority Students, Educators and Parents

Join the education conversation today

Black Enterprise BE Smart serves as the go-to sources for the latest in education news…

By Courtney Connley

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Entrepreneurs Summit: 5 Helpful Resources for Women Entrepreneurs

Stay inspired and connected with these women-focused networks

As we get ready for Entrepreneurs Summit, Black Enterprise shares five resources available to women…

By Essence Gant

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Most Consumers Don’t Understand Overdraft Penalty Plans

Pew report shows many don't remember even opting in

Recent report by Pew Charitable Trusts finds that more than 50% of consumers who incurred…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Amazon’s Drone Delivery Dreams Are Grounded

FAA bans commercial use, but recreational still allowed

Amazon's Prime Air service would deliver small packages to consumers via drone, hopefully while avoiding…

By Patrick Austin

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‘Think Like A Man Too’ Big Business At ABFF and Box Office

Photo highlights from the 2014 American Black Film Festival

Photo highlights from the 2014 American Black Film Festival

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Laz Alonzo Talks Career Journey and Power of Working for Free

Actor talks Wall Street and sacrificing to pursue passion for acting

On the second day of the Baltimore African American Festival, Laz Alonzo talks with Kwame…

By Janell Hazelwood

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10 Reasons White People Think Racism Is Over

Is racism truly over? Speak on it below!

“Are we now in a post-racial America?” This is perhaps the number two question asked…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Jeff Friday is Bringing Hollywood to Independent Filmmaking

'I consider myself a change agent'

American Black Film Festival Founder Jeff Friday talks about the future of ABFF and independent…

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Baltimore Mayor Announces Acts, Experiences for 2014 African American Festival

The festival will run for 2 days in Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's city

Acts ranging from R&B to Gospel groups will be performing

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How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

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‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

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