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Punches

Presidential Candidates Trade Punches, but America Gets an Uppercut

The candidates spent a majority of the evening attacking each other without focusing on real issues of substance

Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump pivoted throughout the second debate to focus on campaign…

By John Burnett

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Election Day

Somewhere in America, Today Is Election Day

More than a third of the total vote for president will be cast before November 8

No, that headline is not a misprint. More than a third of the total vote…

By Corey Ealons

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Opportunity

Turning Failure Into Opportunity

Lessons from Donald Trump on how to turn failure into opportunity

Although Donald Trump may have avoided paying federal income taxes for 18 years, the fact…

By John Burnett

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Presidential Debate

Clinton, Trump and the 2nd Presidential Debate

Donald Trump is clearly unfit to serve as president of the United States or as commander-in-chief.

The second presidential debate between Clinton and Trump should have been rated TV-MA for mature…

By Corey Ealons

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Second Debate

5 Critical Points for Hillary Clinton in the Second Debate

Can Clinton trounce Trump in the second debate?

The first presidential debate provided Hillary Clinton with a slight bump in the polls. Heading…

By John Burnett

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muslim ban

5 Critical Points for Donald Trump in the Second Debate 

The second presidential debate will give Donald Trump a chance to redeem himself

With Donald Trump sliding in the polls, he cannot afford to go off the rails…

By John Burnett

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millennials

DNC to Use Michelle Obama in Big Media Push for Millennials of Color

Democrats fear losing younger voters come the November election

With just six weeks to go until Election Day, younger voters are shunning the two…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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communicate

Communicate With Power: What You Can Learn From How Hillary Trounced Trump

Four ways to communicate effectively and be persuasive in high-pressure situations

Use these four tips, featuring tactics Hillary Clinton used to out-debate Donald Trump, to take…

By Dr. Avis

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criminal justice

The Criminal Justice System Is Racist by Design

An op-ed by Jared Brown explores if modest reforms to the criminal justice system can fix a system that is racist by design

Learn how a few modest reforms to the criminal justice system attempts to fix a…

By Jared Brown

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Apollo

Apollo Crowd Cheers and Jeers on Debate Night

It's show time at the Apollo; featuring Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and a politically diverse group of panelists prepared to share their expertise, following the first round of 2016 presidential debates

There was no better place to watch the highly anticipated presidential debate on Monday than…

By Selena Hill

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CIA

CIA Director John Brennan on Diversifying the Agency

CIA Director John Brennan and Blacks in Government President Darlene Young discuss the CIA’s new initiative to drive diversity in the intelligence community

CIA Director John Brennan and Blacks in Government (BIG) president, Darlene Young, share plans to…

By Hailey Wallace

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Amanda Marcotte, Maya Harris (Hillary Clintons Senior Policy Advisor) and Selena Hill

Clinton’s Policy Advisor Talks Police Reform, Weed

An interview with Hillary Clinton’s Senior Policy Advisor, Maya Harris

On Friday, September 9, Black Enterprise’s very own Selena Hill teamed up with Salon writer…

By Selena Hill

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presidential election

Congressional Leaders Hosts Town Hall On Impact of Presidential Election on African Americans

Black community needs to understand what's at stake and not sit on the sidelines come November

The black community has too much at stake in this Presidential election and cannot afford…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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russian cyber attacks

Top Black Democrats Seek FBI Investigation of Trump Connections to Russian Cyber Attacks

House Representatives question interference with the U.S. presidential election

Top House Democrats sent a detailed letter to FBI Director James Comey requesting that the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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us open chairman

Grit, Grind And Shine: US OPEN Chairman Shares What Everyone Needs To Know About Success

US Open Chairman Katrina M. Adams started her love for tennis at the age of six

As another US Open season gets underway in Flushing, Queens, thousands of fans, onlookers, and tennis pros…

By Maryann Reid

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Clinton blackface

Black Pastor Sends Clinton Blackface Tweet In Support Of Trump, Stands By His Message

Africans Americans have it so bad in this country that they need to vote for Trump

Televangelist and NOW Television Network CEO Pastor Rev. Mark Burns caused a social media firestorm…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Shirley Chisholm

Hillary Clinton Stands on the Shoulders of Shirley Chisholm

How Shirley Chisholm's legacy has paved the way for women and minorities in politics

This article is labeled for permission to be reused from the National Urban League.
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By Black Enterprise

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Progressives

In the Party of Progressives, There’s Been Too Little Progress for Some

Is the Democratic Party really as progressive as it claims to be? Using environmental policy as an example, this analyzes the contradictory actions of the left wing

The Democratic Party has long sought to cast itself as an instrument of progress, agitating…

By Cristie Leondis

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black votes

In 2016, Black Votes Matter

As the courts strike down voting restrictions across the nation, black voters once again have a chance to make a big impact

When legendary civil rights activist and Georgia Congressman John Lewis talks about the struggle to…

By Corey Ealons

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Clinton endorsement

With Clinton Endorsement, Obama Battles to Preserve His Legacy

What President Barack Obama's endorsement of Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention really means in the grand scheme of things

The image of President Barack Obama embracing Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention will…

By Derek T. Dingle

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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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