NEWS10 ABCNEWS10 ABC's Heather Kovar at the African American Cultural CenterNEWS10 ABCALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – In celebration of Black History Month, we are looking at work that's being done in the Capital Region to educate, enriching, and empower the community. At the African American Cultural Center, music is heard throughout.
USA TODAY13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techUSA TODAY... for African Americans than a growing cadre of entrepreneurs, investors, engineers and advocates pioneering a range of innovative efforts, from teaching kids of color how to code to preparing African American and Latino engineers for jobs in Silicon ...and more »
Chicago Tonight | WTTWHistory of African-Americans in Chicago Focus of Newberry ExhibitChicago Tonight | WTTWFrom Jean Baptiste DuSable to Black Lives Matter, the history of African-Americans in Chicago is one of struggle and determination. A new exhibit at the Newberry Library highlights more than 200 years of the African-American experience in the city ...
AlterNetWhy Reparations and Social Security Matter for African Americans in the ElectionAlterNetSo, while we know African Americans are economically vulnerable, we also know that many could not make it through retirement, a disability or the death of a loved one, without Social Security. For example, 46 percent of African-American seniors ages 65 ...and more »
NBC 29 NewsLibrary Shedding Light on an Overlooked African-American EraNBC 29 NewsDrawing on a variety of local records, a new project undertaken by the Richmond repository of Virginia history is casting a light on that clouded era for African-Americans. The project is called "Virginia Untold: The African-American Narrative ...Library of Virginia shedding light on an overlooked African-Americ
Yahoo Health4 Health Disparities African Americans FaceYahoo HealthAnd not only that, cardiovascular disease is “the leading contributor to disparities in death rates between whites and African Americans.” The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that nearly half of African American adults have ...
The Hill (blog)Clinton super-PAC partners with African-American media firmThe Hill (blog)"Hillary is the only candidate strong enough to take on the Republicans in November and will stand strong for middle-class Americans, and particularly African-Americans against Republican efforts to attack voting rights, make education more expensive ...
Silver City Sun-NewsSenior Leaders Message: African-American History MonthArmy MWR NewsDuring National African-American History Month, the Army pays tribute to the contributions of past and present generations of African Americans and reaffirms our commitment to keeping the American dream alive for every citizen. This year as we ...Public LIbrary hosts 'African American History for Beginners
U.S. News & World Report5 Places to Experience African American History and CultureU.S. News & World Report... 1926 to raise awareness of African Americans' contributions to civilization. It grew in popularity and political importance for decades, until it was expanded to Black History Month in 1976; today, February is officially National African-American...Black History Month: Building The Co
Wall Street Journal (blog)African-Americans are Overrepresented in Lower-Paying College MajorsWall Street Journal (blog)Although African-Americans are more likely to go to college than in the past, they are overrepresented in majors that lead to lower-paying careers, according to a new report by Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce that examined ...African Americans of