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[OPINION]: Thousands Visit Detroit for The Women’s Convention Inspired to Create Change

The Women’s Convention in Detroit brings together thousands to create change, and continue the momentum…

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How to Stay Focused in a World of Political Distractions

Political upheaval; civil unrest; how is anyone supposed to get any work done?

Almost everyone has an opinion about the current political and social climates in the nation.…

By Kandia Johnson

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Eboni K. Williams

‘Pretty Powerful’: Eboni K. Williams Shares Career Lessons in the Business of Media

The Fox News Channel host shares how all working professionals can take their career to the next level through media

In an interview with Black Enterprise, Eboni K. Williams opened up about her journey from…

By Selena Hill

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Ed Department’s Office for Civil Rights to Become ‘Neutral, Impartial’

Will the rights of black students be protected?

Under the Obama administration, for example, the Office for Civil Rights determined that black students…

By Robin White Goode

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45 Great Moments in Black Business, No. 41: The Legacy of Commerce Secretary Ron Brown

His tragic death rocked the political and business world, yet, his legacy lives

Ronald Harmon Brown was a visionary leader who made things happen. Throughout his life, he…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Is This BE 100s Executive Michigan’s Next Republican Senator?

He won't confirm but some say he would be ideal

James E. Jones, president of James Group International Inc., a BE100 company, is looking at…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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African American politicians

Keeping the Doors of Opportunity Open for Black Businesses in Houston

African American politicians are working to keep business open for blacks in the conservative state

One politician who has seen the dramatic political shifts on the local, state, and county…

By Derek T. Dingle

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policy

How One Atlanta Company Uses Tech to Connect People With Policy

Dar'shun Kendrick, who represents the 93rd district of the Georgia House of Representatives, interviews Horace Williams, founder of Empowrd Apps, about ways to leverage tech to increase community engagement in the political process

Meet Horace Williams, a young man using technology to connect everyday citizens to policies and…

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muslim ban

Trump Perpetuates “They All Know Each Other” Black Stereotype

In this edition of Tech 100: Trump's a master at using digital tools; to our disadvantage

It’s debatable as to whether Donald Trump sought the presidency to become the champion of…

By Samara Lynn

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Trump’s “Mediocre Negroes” Aren’t Helping Our Community

You wouldn't call a firefighter to fix a flat tire, so why would Trump reach out to a comedian or rapper to address racial issues?

After meeting with Trump, Steve Harvey, Kanye West, and Jim Brown walked away with a…

By Stanley Fritz

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Twitter Trolls

The 10 Best Trump Twitter Trolls

If you're going to troll, troll smart

Many Twitter users engage in mercilessly mocking of Trump. Here are ten of the best…

By Samara Lynn

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Obamcare

Trump and Republicans Move Forward to Dismantle Obamacare

Republican politicians are on a mission to roll back former President Barack Obama's signature health care law

Shortly after becoming inaugurated as the President of the United States, Donald Trump signed an…

By Selena Hill

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stress

5 Tips for Surviving Work after Inauguration Day

Many Americans are dealing with the looming anxiety of returning to the workplace post-inauguration

In wake of the incoming Trump administration, here are a few tips to help you…

By Toni Howard Lowe

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national day

Show Up and Stand Up for America

Showing up with integrity is the best way to overcome adversity, regardless of who is president

We can’t do anything about the election results, but we have a responsibility to show…

By Cameka Smith

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missteps

Hillary Clinton’s 10 Missteps in the 2016 Election

A closer look as to how Hillary lost this election, according to Republican strategist John Burnett

Secretary Clinton and her cohort’s made some critical missteps, which helped aid Trump’s victory. Take…

By John Burnett

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BE Faith: Rance Allen Group Spreads Faith Through Music

The Grammy award-nominated, fraternal trio Rance Allen Group releases their latest album 'Live From San Francisco'

The legendary gospel group released a new CD that touches on current social issues while…

By Bil Carpenter

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politics

From Poverty to Politics: This GOP Strategist Is Making Waves

Why a person's background doesn’t preclude them from excelling

Gianno Caldwell sat down with Black Enterprise to discuss his journey from living in the…

By Crystal I. Berger

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ICANN

The Tech 100: No, Obama is Not Giving Away the Internet through ICANN

In this edition of The Tech 100: There's been a whole lot of mess about the transfer of ICANN, here are the facts.

It’s a shame that some would spread falsehood just to advance their pet causes or…

By Samara Lynn

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leadership

Georgia State Rep. LaDawn Blackett Jones Balances Life and Leadership

How to create harmony at home and in the workplace

Georgia State Representative and Attorney at Law, Ladawn Blackett Jones discusses balancing life and leadership…

By Daron Pressley

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Facebook

Facebook Knows Your Very Soul

Facebook knows your hobbies, interests, and which politicians you will most likely vote for

You probably know that Facebook has learned quite a bit about you. However, you may…

By Samara Lynn

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How To

Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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