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African Women Software Developers Pursue $500 Billion Black Haircare Industry

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Tress is a fun, passionate community of Black women from around the world sharing and discovering new hairstyles through our Android mobile app. ... Read full article

JPMorgan Chase Invests $10 Million to Expand Black Businesses and Growth in D.C.

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Washington, D.C. is home to some of the most powerful people, business, and government entities in America. Paradoxically, the nation’s capital also has some impoverished neighborhoods with woes that include high joblessness, failing businesses... Read full article

College scholarships for African-American students

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Students around the nation are always looking for money to pay for college. Here are some scholarships for African-American students with upcoming deadlines. ... Read full article

Carnival Full of Fitness® proposes Pop-Up for Peace

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Carnival Full of Fitness® Pop-Up for Peace project is proposing to utilize a park for active play, proper nutritional habits infused with core value principals: respect, responsibility, honesty, caring and coping with differences... Read full article

Music Mogul Master P Gives Back In A Major Way to Help the Elderly in New Orleans

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New Orleans, LA— Businessman and entrepreneur Percy Miller aka Master P recently took time to visit Guste Homes, a residency complex for elderly and low income people in the city of New Orleans. He commented, “I don’t want to forget about the elderly... Read full article

Baltimore May Sell Homes for $1 to Revive Neglected Neighborhoods

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In order to revitalize distressed neighborhoods in Maryland, councilmembers and local community advocates are pushing for a government program that would sell thousands of vacant buildings in Baltimore for $1 each. ... Read full article

BBR top 10 richest African billionaires

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The BBR 2017 Billionaires List was recently released. Topping this year’s ranking of 1,210 billionaires is Mexico’s Carlos Slim Helu. The telecom mogul, who earns 62% of his fortune from America Movil, is now worth US$74 billionSHARE THIS ... Read full article

Rappers Jay-Z, Nas and Snoop Invest In Free Cryptocurrency & Stock-Trading App

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Jay-Z's new venture capital firm Arrive just announced that he will be investing in Robinhood, a free stock trading platform. Jay-Z will be joining Nas and Snoop Dogg who were its big-time backers since 2014.... Read full article

Betsy DeVos Accused Of "Whitewashing" The History Of Black Colleges

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The real ugly truth is, HBCU’s were a result of white supremacy and privilege. A system that brutalized Black students for even attempting to attend white schools – often in accordance with the law.... Read full article

Kendrick Lamar Is Sending 1,000 Kids to See 'Black Panther'

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Lamar’s record label Top Dawg Entertainment bought out five different screenings in three cinemas in the Los Angeles area for kids who live in the Watts housing project, the Fader reports.... Read full article

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