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Flint Sees Record-Breaking Voter Turnout, Polls to Run Out of Ballots

City officials point to the Flint water crisis as reason for the massive increase in voter turnout for last Tuesday night's primary

On Tuesday night, Flint residents came out in droves to cast their votes for the…

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This Google Entrepreneur-in-Residence Inspires Others on International Women’s Day

Celebrating yet another successful woman in tech, on International Women's Day, March 8th

Celebrating yet another successful woman in tech, on International Women’s Day, March 8th.

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Colin Powell: There’s a Level of Intolerance in Some Parts of the Republican Party

Former Secretary of State, Colin Powell, speaks on Nancy Reagan, intolerance within his party, and the reality show that is the GOP primary

Gen. Colin Powell, the first black Secretary of State, and former chairman of the Joint…

By Hailey Wallace

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#PledgeForParity: International Women’s Day Launches with Empowerment and Advocacy

Corporate partners and advocates support equal opportunities for women in business, career and society at large

#PledgeforParity is the official theme for International Women’s Day, and people worldwide will take a…

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YouTube Stars Can Now Win Primetime Emmys

Television Academy expands and redefines many short-form categories

The Television Academy announced it has expanded and redefined many short-form categories for this year’s…

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Romney: Nominating Trump Would Give Hillary the White House

Romney made his opinion very clear, stating Trump is a “con man.”

Mitt Romney denounced Businessman Donald Trump in a nationally broadcast speech yesterday, also claiming nominating…

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The #FreeChrisChristie Tweets You Need to See

A roundup of this week’s funniest #FreeChrisChristie tweets

Last week, Chris Christie left the country speechless with his endorsement of Donald Trump. Here’s…

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These Democratic Lawmakers Are Leading the Call to Strengthen Disclosure of Corporate Board Diversity

Coalition of Democratic Lawmakers urge faster review of board diversity proposal

The proposal, submitted nearly a year ago, encourages the SEC to require companies to…

By Kali Wilder

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Hillary Clinton Holds Super Tuesday Victory Rally in NYC

Fresh off her Super Tuesday victories, Clinton reaffirmed her commitment to the labor movement while taking on Trump

Addressing Republican efforts to weaken unions, Clinton promised attendees that she would continue to advocate…

By Hailey Wallace

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United Nations Announces 2016 Theme for International Women’s Day

The 2016 theme for International Women's Day is 'Step It Up for Gender Equality'

The 2016 theme for International Women’s Day is ‘Step It Up for Gender Equality.’

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Ben Carson Doesn’t See “Political Path Forward”

On Wednesday, Carson signaled he would be abandoning his campaign for the Republican nomination

After a dismal Super Tuesday performance, it seems the end has come for the Ben…

By Hailey Wallace

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Activist Van Jones Joins Artists For Bus Tour Leading Crisis Response In Flint

City tour to address issues around children, jobs, and environmental racism

City tour to address issues around children, jobs, and environmental racism, will now be led…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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[RECAP] Black Enterprise Candidate Watch – Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Political news curated for our audience

Check out the BE Candidate Watch on Periscope, every Wednesday morning at 12:30PM EST. You’ll…

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How Blacks Voted on Super Tuesday

#BEpolitics has the latest stats on Super Tuesday's black voters

Here’s a look at how African Americans voted this year on Super Tuesday.

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[OP-ED] How Hillary Will Break Barriers For African American Financial Health

Clinton understands that all families need a strong financial foundation to achieve their dreams—and she wants to help them build it

This wealth gap is affecting African American financial health. Here is an op-ed on how…

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Melissa Harris-Perry and MSNBC Set Parting Ways Amid Public Dispute

TV journalist's contract is still active but she won't be the host of her namesake program

MSNBC has confirmed it is parting ways with TV journalist Melissa Harris-Perry amid public dispute…

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Black History Month: Tim Scott, U.S. Senator

29 days of modern black history makers

Tim Scott (R-S.C.) made history on Capitol Hill as the first African American to be…

By Safon Floyd

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Top 10 Most Outrageous Chris Rock Oscar Moments

How Rock respectably made the whitest award show the blackest

BlackEnterprise.com compiled a few of the most memorable Chris Rock quotables from his appearance for…

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For Clinton and Sanders, Nomination May Be All Over But the Shouting After Super Tuesday

Super Tuesday analysis from a Democratic insider

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton can expect a very good day on Super Tuesday…

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GOP Super Tuesday for Some and Possibly Super Doomsday for Others

Super Tuesday analysis from a GOP insider

The stage is set for the GOP Super Tuesday primaries, with polls showing Trump’s commanding…

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

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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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