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Executive Leadership

The Executive Leadership Council Names Orlando Ashford Chair

President of Holland America Line in Seattle, Washington has been elected chair of The Executive…

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Stacey Dash

Stacey Dash, ‘You’re Fired!’ Fox Drops the Ax and Twitter Reacts

Black Twitter reacts to the firing of the former 'Clueless' star and controversial Fox News correspondent

Black Twitter wasted no time mocking Stacey Dash after it was revealed that Fox News…

By Selena Hill

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Latinos

Trump’s Cabinet Lacks Diversity and Latinos

Trump's Cabinet is dominated by white, Republican men, and no Latinos

The Latino community is outraged that Donald Trump is set to become the first U.S.…

By Selena Hill

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award

Award Ceremony Celebrates the Auto Industry’s Consumer Sales Diversity Efforts

The Second Annual Diversity Volume Leadership (DVL) Awards celebrated brands that are driving sales leadership with ethnic consumers

The Second Annual Diversity Volume Leadership (DVL) Awards celebrated automotive brands that are driving sales…

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multicultural millennials

Nielsen Study Reveals the Purchasing Power of Multicultural Millennials

Nielsen unlocks the purchasing power and influence of multicultural millennials

A new Nielsen study released Wednesday focuses on the purchasing power and influence of the…

By Selena Hill

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SmartApps

In Case You Missed It: Must-Reads of The Week

Here are the must-read pieces you missed this week

Here’s a round-up of some of the most interesting stories published on BlackEnterprise.com and around…

By Selena Hill

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police reform

DOJ Calls For Police Reform in Chicago and Baltimore

Sweeping police reforms will take place in Chicago and Baltimore

The Justice Department announced it has found reasonable cause to believe that the Chicago Police…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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March

5 Facts You Should Know about the Women’s March on Washington

March organizers are using this opportunity to educate and empower women to take both social and political change in their own hands

March organizers are using this opportunity to to educate and empower women to take both…

By Kali Wilder

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Trump

President Trump Evokes Nationalist Theme, Talks to “Ignored” Americans

We have entered into a new, uncertain era of American politics

A deeply divided nation watched intently as Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the…

By Daron Pressley

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Black America

4 Ways Minorities Can Thrive Under Trump’s Presidency

It's time for minorities in America to think beyond their emotions and take advantage of the opportunities that lie ahead

Donald Trump might not have been the choice of Black America, but that doesn’t mean…

By Shawn Baldwin

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backlash

Selling Out or Building Bridges? Blacks Face Backlash for Aligning With Trump

Are black entertainers being exploited for simply meeting with Donald Trump?

Singer and songwriter Chrisette Michele is the latest target of black Twitter’s wrath after it…

By Selena Hill

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White House

The Obama Presidency: Sitting in the Front Row of the White House

Take an exclusive journey through the Obama years

Take a journey from President Obama’s rise in politics to his tenure in the White…

By Derek T. Dingle

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moved

Dear Donald Trump: We Shall Not Be Moved

Protestors vowed to defend King's dream and fight for Obama's legacy in D.C. under the Trump administration

Demonstrators gathered in the nation’s capital on MLK weekend to defend healthcare, jobs and the…

By Selena Hill

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JP Morgan Chase

JPMorgan Chase To Settle Mortgage Discrimination Suit for $55M

Bank settles with federal authorities for charging minority home buyers higher rates

JPMorgan Chase has agreed to pay $55 million to settle a lawsuit filed by Justice…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Bob Johnson

Bob Johnson Applauds GOP Sen. Tim Scott for Championing Diversity Bill

Calls for companies to increase minority business opportunities and diversity in the workplace

BET founder Bob Johnson applauds GOP Sen. Tim Scott, for championing a bill that ensures…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Inauguration

At Least 52 House Democrats Will Boycott Trump’s Inauguration

Dozens of lawmakers say they will not attend the inauguration following Trump's Twitter attack on Rep. John Lewis

More than three dozen—50 at last count—House Democrats are boycotting President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration on…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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inclusion

The Self-Made Barriers of Tech Inclusion

The oversaturation of buzzwords like 'diversity & inclusion' within the tech industry can actually perpetuate division. Here's how organizations can restore meaning to these terms and organically create a rich, diverse corporate culture

Tech Inclusion ultimately leads to the creation of the division between the majority and the…

By Nathaniel J.

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Trump

6 Reasons Why Trump is Not a Legitimate President

Congressman John Lewis is right. Here's why Donald Trump "is not a legitimate President"

Filmmaker Michael Moore came to Rep. John Lewis’ defense, arguing six reasons why Americans should…

By Selena Hill

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Obamacare

Repealing Obamacare Will Hurt Black Women and Their Families

Millions of Americans could lose access to quality healthcare services

Republicans took the first steps to repeal Obamacare and defund Planned Parenthood. Now women of…

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machine learning

What if Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had Access to Machine Learning?

Exploring the possibilities of Dr. King being a civil rights #techie

What if Dr. King had some of the modern marvels that we use daily to…

By Nathaniel J.

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How To

India

#TechieTips: 4 Things to Consider When Working With Remote Developers in India

India is one of the top countries where startups and other businesses look for talent…

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resolutions

How to Keep Your Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Going Strong

For millions of people, the new year is also starting with new year resolutions around…

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