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Obama Responds to Trump’s Decision to Exit the Paris Climate Agreement

Obama remains hopeful, even as Trump unravels the historic deal that combats global warming and climate change

Shortly after Trump’s announcement about the Paris Climate Agreement, Obama released a statement calling on…

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WE tv's Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta Premiere Screening Event

Bow Wow and Crew Make Their Broadcast Debut on WE tv’s ‘Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta’

Let's just say, I've found my new reality TV obsession

Last night was the series premiere of Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta. However, I was given a…

By Jordan Willard

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Harvard

Harvard Student Submits Rap Album as Senior Thesis, Earns Honors

This 20-year-old's creativity and lyricism has made him a standout at the IVY League school

Rather than writing a traditional thesis paper, 20-year-old Obasi Shaw became the first student at…

By Selena Hill

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#ImpeachTrumpNow

Black Celebs and Leaders Calling to #ImpeachTrumpNow

The resistance is increasing in strength, as more are demanding to #ImpeachTrumpNow on Twitter and Instagram

Cries from the left to #ImpreachTrump have only gotten louder. Here are a few black…

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Download the BE Events App to Stay Connected at Entrepreneurs Summit

Stay connected at the 2017 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

Download the Black Enterprise events app to remain in the loop at the Black Enterprise…

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DeVos

The Best Twitter Reactions to the Uproar over DeVos’ Commencement Speech at B-CU

Black Twitter stood in solidarity with the students who protested during Betsy DeVos' commencement speech at Bethune-Cookman University

Graduates at the HBCU heckled and turned their backs towards DeVos. Meanwhile, the hashtag #BackstoDeVos…

By Selena Hill

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Boko Haram

82 Girls Have Reportedly Been Released By Boko Haram

They were abducted by the terrorist group three years ago

82 girls abducted by Boko Haram in 2014 have been released. In exchange, 5 detained…

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iONE Digital Acquires Madame Noire, Bossip.com and Hip Hop Wired Websites

The acquisition solidifies the company as one of the largest players in the African American media space

 
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In a move that solidifies iONE Digital as one of the largest…

By Lisa Fraser

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Harvard

Here’s Why Black Harvard Students Are Holding Their Own Graduation Ceremony

"This is not about segregation."

Black members of the class of 2017 decided to form an individual ceremony. It’s the…

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Here’s Why TV Host John Oliver is Crashing the FCC’s Website

It's the FCC versus late night TV comics

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John Oliver, the acerbic host of TV’s Last Week Tonight, issued a call-to-arms…

By Samara Lynn

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Let Girls Learn – No – Well, OK, We Think

The Trump administration is as usual unclear—but not about school lunches

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After a flurry of reports Tuesday afternoon announcing the immediate end of Let…

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The Big Question for Trump’s Tax Cut Plan: How Will the Tab Be Covered?

While Trump's proposed plan for tax reform does have the potential to aid the economic development of small businesses, exactly how these cuts will be paid for still remains unclear

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If approved, President Trump’s tax cut plan could bear an eye-popping price tag.…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Steve Harvey

Steve Harvey Scores Two Daytime Emmy Awards

Harvey is the reigning king of daytime television

Actor, comedian, and media personality Steve Harvey added two more Emmy wins to his portfolio…

By Selena Hill

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Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson Museum to Open in New York City in 2019

The Jackie Robinson Museum will honor the legacy of one of the greatest athletes and civil rights heroes in American history

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony in New York City on Thursday…

By Selena Hill

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weekend

Catch Up on All the Tea With These Great Weekend Reads

Here's a round-up of the news stories you may have missed on BlackEnterprise.com this week

We’ve survived yet another week of blunders—from the Trump administration to Shea Moisture, which demonstrated…

By Selena Hill

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100 days

President Trump’s 100 Days of Racism, Incompetence, and Failure

In my opinion, President Trump gets an "F"

After branding himself as the “ultimate negotiator,” President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office…

By Stanley Fritz

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coloring book

6-Year-Old Girl Creates Coloring Book That Celebrates Black Indigenous Culture

This little girl is educating children around the world

6-year-old girl Vanae James-Bey and her mother have created a coloring book that educates children…

By Selena Hill

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Ash Cash

Wealth Coach Ash Cash Says the Law of Attraction Is Just a Piece of the Puzzle to Success [Video]

It takes more than just positive thinking to create a life of abundance

Wealth coach and financial literacy guru Ash Cash shared some of the principles from his…

By Selena Hill

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Don’t Bite the Hand That Feeds You: 3 Ways to Avoid the Shea Moisture Mistake

Black business owners can avoid Shea Moisture's missteps with these tips from Black Enterprise's own in-house marketing rock star

Shea Moisture has recently joined the ranks of Pepsi and United Airlines—companies who ruffled more…

By Rochelle Turner

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Shea Moisture’s Painful Lesson in Marketing While Black

Shea Moisture's pain can provide an example to other black entrepreneurs

It all started late Monday afternoon. “Shea Moisture” was trending on Twitter. Typically, haircare products…

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How To

change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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