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5 Things To Remember About Celebrating Black History Month
The month of February has long been dubbed the celebratory month for African-American History. Its origin can be traced back to Carter G. Woodson who is affectionately called the Father of Black History Month.
What Will (Y)our Legacy Look like?
As America begins the annual ritual of "celebrating" the countless achievements of African Americans during the February observance of Black History Month
Op-Ed By Ben Jealous: Department Of Justice Petition One Million People
Religious Liberty And Inclusion
By the mid-1960s, the civil rights movement had made significant cultural, legal and political progress in advancing the cause of racial justice and equality under the law
How Female CEOs Can 'Lead With Impact'
3 Ways To Set Yourself Apart From The Competition
Report Shows Jim Crow Divide In Job Opportunities Offers Race Equitable Solutions For Job Creation Efforts
A new report by the Center for Social Inclusion (CSI) shows Jim Crow still exists today in the job market, where more Black and Latino workers are cast as second-class workers, over-represented in low-skill, low-wage occupations with limited chances to move up the ladder of opportunity.
Despite Claims Of A "Post-Racial" Society, Widespread Bias Continue In America
Recent public opinion polls show that more whites than African-Americans believe that the United States has entered a “post-racial” era in which racial bias doesn’t exist.
Was 'Birther' Just Code For Racist?
Former Secret Service Agent Says Civil Rights Battle is Far From Over Some political pundits have tiptoed around it, while others won’t even head fake in its direction.
A Climate Of Change
More than 40 years ago, soul singer Sam Cooke recorded “A Change is Gonna Come.” An anthem for the Civil Rights Movement of the sixties, it has gained popularity among a new generation.
African-American Men: Health, Family and Self
The Office of Minority Health (OMH), a division of the Department of Health and Human Services, has put men at the heart of National Minority Health Month. At their Fatherhood and Men’s Health Forum on Sunday, April 18 – held at Busboys