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BE Modern Man: Jesse Williams Addresses America at the BET Awards

Grey’s Anatomy actor and social activist Jesse Williams prophetically addressed America during his awards speech…

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New Book Marks Anniversary Of Tragic Charleston Shooting, With Interviews From Victims’ Families

This June also is upcoming hearing of the shooter, Dylan Roof

The recent mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, this month is a reminder of how hatred…

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Common Brings NOLA Flavor to Chicago for the Park Exchange Series

The event will featured full jazz music bands, dancing, and more

On Saturday, June 11, Oscar and Grammy-winning artist Common, the National Park Foundation, and the National…

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Ebony Magazine Sold To Texas Firm, New Editor in Chief

Ebony magazine sold its properties to the Black-owned Clear View Group, a Texas firm, after 71…

By Maryann Reid

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Remembering Muhammad Ali: 10 Takeaways From Will Smith’s Interview With Oprah Winfrey

Revelations from OWN’s rebroadcast of the interview with Smith and Ali

In memory of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, OWN presented a special re-airing of the boxer’s…

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Jason Elliott

Top Takeaways From the BE Modern Man Twitter Chat with Jason Elliott

Check out the conversation about the highs and lows of what today's men of color face as they strive to raise the bar in their professional industries, communities, and beyond

On Thursday, June 9, BlackEnterprise.com and Jason Elliott, the founder of Go Generation, held a…

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Alicia Boler-Davis Becomes Executive Vice President at General Motors

A continuous climb to the top

Check out the new heights attained in Alicia Boler-Davis’s executive climb to the top.

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What You Can Learn From What Happened To Tamar Braxton

Tamar Braxton's "shocking" news is a lesson for coping at work

Tamar Braxton’s “shocking” news is a lesson for coping at work.

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Float Like A Butterfly, Sting Like A Bee! The 10 Greatest Muhammad Ali Quotes “Of All Time”

Olympic Gold Medalist and philanthropist Muhammad Ali was considered the greatest boxer of all time

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“Muhammad Ali was the grandson of a slave. Let that sit for…

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4 Reasons Why You Don’t Want to Miss Epic & Co.’s Trunk Show

Network with top influencers and innovators on at a rooftop lounge overlooking the Manhattan skyline

Epic & Co. is hosting its seventh annual Trunk Show this weekend in New York…

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Roland Martin Calls Out Bill O’Reilly For His Black Lives Matter Attack

'I am not calling him a racist, I’m saying he plays the race card'

NewsOne Now, host and managing editor Roland S. Martin spoke out against Fox News Host…

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Digital Snapshot

Our first digital snapshot featuring the month's best stories

Here’s a digital snapshot of African American cannabis entrepreneurs and what they’ve been doing, breaking…

By Maryann Reid

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White House Announces $21 Million In Grants For Summer Jobs and Impact Hubs

Grants for cities like Detroit and Los Angeles to connect disadvantaged youth

The White House and the Department of Labor announced new steps to advance that effort…

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BE 100s CEO of Golden Krust Bakery & Grill to Appear on CBS Hit Series ‘UNDERCOVER BOSS’

Episode featuring Jamaican-born Lowell Hawthorne airs May 22 at 10 PM ET

Lowell Hawthorne, President and CEO of Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill, will be featured…

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George Zimmerman Tries to Fund Fight Against Black Lives Matter, Auctions Gun Used to Kill Trayvon Martin

The acquitted killer George Zimmerman attempted to sell his firearm online

George Zimmerman, the man who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012 and…

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Melinda Emerson

Discover How To Run a Successful Online Business from Melinda Emerson

Tips on what it takes to run a successful online business, from the #SmallBizLady Twitter chat

Understand what goes into running a successful online business with Melinda Emerson, as she shares…

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My Brother’s Keeper: White House Cabinet Members Talk Entrepreneurship Advocacy

Maria Contreras-Sweet and Broderick Johnson share why initiative is vital and going strong

This week, media, industry leaders and members of President Obama’s cabinet gathered at the Apollo…

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American Idol Files For Bankruptcy Less Than A Month After Series’ Finale

Producers unable to to replace revenue from American Idol's runaway success

The producer of “American Idol” has filed for bankruptcy less than a month after the…

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A Billion Reasons to Watch Our World!

Our World with Black Enterprise has a NEW home at Ervin “Magic” Johnson’s television network ASPiRE. Episodes airing every Saturday at 12:00 p.m. EST

Our World with Black Enterprise has a NEW home at Ervin “Magic” Johnson’s television network…

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[EXCLUSIVE] Charlamagne: ‘Hillary Wasn’t Pandering With Hot Sauce Comment’

As promised, here's Part II of BlackEnterprise.com's exclusive interview with Respect My Vote! spokesperson, Charlamagne Tha God.

BlackEnterprise.com asks Charlamagne about the infamous Hillary Clinton hot-sauce incident.

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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