Monday, March 25, 2019

Tag: african american community

Virginia State Board Approves Permit for Pipeline...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A state board in Virginia approved a contentious plan Tuesday to build a natural gas pipeline station in a historic...

Energy Company Accused of Environmental Racism with...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A massive winter storm delayed a closely watched vote in Virginia on a natural gas pipeline compressor station that's been...

Black Americans Voice Their Biggest Concerns with...

Black folk are bracing for the worst of times under President Donald Trump, according to a new study. The former real estate mogul has failed...

Together Again: Practical Ways to Have Quality...

By Tamiya King A number of people have to maintain a busy schedule every day, which leaves little time to spend with children and significant...

Bill Cosby, Don Lemon Talking Tough to...

CNN anchor Don Lemon has, of late, turned the focus of his frequent conversations on race to personal responsibility in the African-American community. On...

5 Things Black Women Can Do To...

In the "State of Black America" report issued in 2008 by the National Urban League, its president Marc Morial hailed women as “the backbone...

As We Mourn for Oklahoma City, Blacks...

The size of the tornado that caused such devastation in Oklahoma and predictions that there will be an especially active hurricane season later this...

Julianne Malveaux: Inequality Persists in African-American Community

A leading advocate for equal rights argues infant mortality, access to education and unemployment remain major issues of inequality in the African-American community. Julianne Malveaux...

U.S. Could Save Billions, Lift Black Community...

As the U.S grapples with how to reduce the deficit without devastating the crippled economy, the nation could save as much as $17 billion...

How President Obama Can Help the Black...

After the black community played a huge part in helping Barack Obama secure a second term, the pressure and expectation is building among African...