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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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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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healthcare

Republicans Are Wrong, Repealing Obamacare Would be a National Disaster

Millions of Americans, especially people of color, will be worse off if Republicans gut the Affordable Care Act

Repealing the Affordable Care Act could lead to the deaths of millions of Americans while…

By Stanley Fritz

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Farewell

Farewell, Obama: A Bittersweet Moment In History

Why watching Obama's epic farewell address was more bitter than sweet. See what Chris Tucker and Rev. Jesse Jackson said about it

BE’s very own Selena Hill spoke exclusively with Chris Tucker, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Mike Muse…

By Selena Hill

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Cory Booker

Sen. Cory Booker Takes Historic Stand Against Sessions Confirmation

Booker, along with Rep. John Lewis, to testify during Senate hearings

Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey is breaking a longstanding tradition by testify against…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Jared Kushner

Trump Hires Son-in-Law Jared Kushner as White House Adviser

Administration will skirt federal nepotism laws

A White House transition official announced Monday that President-elect Donald Trump will appoint his son-in-law,…

By Selena Hill

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Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions, the “Evil” Man That Could Run the Justice Department?

What’s wrong with Jeff Sessions? Everything.

Jeff Sessions is a KKK-loving, voter suppression supporting, racially problematic man with disturbing ideas about…

By Stanley Fritz

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uber

Eric Holder to Represent California in Legal Battles Against Trump

California hired the former U.S. Attorney General as a force of legal firepower

California lawmakers hired former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder as a legal advisor as they…

By Selena Hill

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omarosa

Omarosa Joins Trump’s White House Transition Team

They're both petty, spiteful, former Democrats and reality stars, so it's no surprise they've joining forces to take on the White House

It’s official: reality star Omarosa Manigault has been named as part of President-elect Donald Trump’s…

By Selena Hill

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Inauguration

Backlash Over HBCU’s Decision to Perform at Trump’s Inauguration

The Talladega College marching band is under heavy scrutiny

Talladega College, the oldest private historically black college in Alabama, is under scrutiny for accepting…

By Selena Hill

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NAACP

NAACP President Arrested In Protest Against Sen. Jeff Sessions

The NAACP is trying to stop Sessions from being appointed as U.S. Attorney General

NAACP President Cornell William Brooks was among a group of six protesters who were arrested…

By Selena Hill

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kamala harris

California Sen. Kamala Harris Sworn Into Congress

California's first female, black, and Indian American senator was sworn into the 115th Congress today

Kamala Harris made history Tuesday, becoming the first black woman and the first Indian American…

By Selena Hill

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Obama

President Obama’s Two Greatest Failures

President Obama's two biggest failures will come back to bite all of us in the butt

However, in acknowledging the job he did as commander in chief, we must also discuss…

By Stanley Fritz

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best

Dropping the Mic: The Best of B.E. Obama

Take a look at some of the best news and think pieces on President Obama

After eight years in the White House, we’re saying goodbye to President Obama with a…

By Selena Hill

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White House

10 Reasons Obama’s Presidency Will Go Down In History

Here are some of the president's biggest accomplishments

In a few short weeks, Obama’s tenure in the White House will officially come to…

By Selena Hill

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Track Record

Obama’s Track Record for Helping Young Women of Color

New report on the Obama Administration's effort to advance equity for black and Latina women and girls

The White House has released a new report the Obama Administration’s progress to advance equity…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Oracle

Long-Time Oracle Staffer Quits After CEO Praises Trump

This Oracle employee bails after executive supports Trump

A member of Oracle’s Cloud division took to LinkedIn to publicly resign after the company’s…

By Samara Lynn

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Obamcare

Electoral College Set on Voting Trump in as President

Despite the protest, electors will likely vote Trump into office

Despite ongoing protests and a concerted effort to prevent Donald Trump from becoming president, electors…

By Selena Hill

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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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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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