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Via: CNN.com The median net worth of Black Americans is $28,000. Compared that to $140,000 for the median household nationwide. Black Americans must learn to pass wealth onto their kids by learning to invest and make responsible financial planning choices. Financial literacy is extremely important and necessary. It’s a way of life. Click here to […]

The complexities of the legal system often debunk Americans from delving into clauses of breakthrough bills. Although many believe the country has not changed much in the past fifty years, there have been several laws that counter those arguments.

Discouraged by the avalanche of foreclosures around them in Detroit, Mona Ramsey and her husband started looking at states where they would move.

Broadband adoption in the home is slowing in the U.S. That’s what the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project is saying in a fascinating report that is just out.

Michigan police are warning black men in the Genesee County area to be on alert. They believe a serial killer might be responsible for a rash of recent stabbings.

Malcolm X (Macolm Little) May 19,1925 – February 21,1965 ~1925   born Malcolm Little  on May 19, in Omaha, Nebraska. ~1929 The family’s Lansing, MI, home is burned to the ground. ~1946 Malcolm is sentenced to 8-10 years for armed robbery; serves 6 ½ years at Charlestown, MA State Prison. 1948-49 Converts to the Nation of […]

The Denzel Principle is a humorous look at the age old complaint of the inability for African American women to find a “good man”.

Analysis: NY’s Paterson, Rangel Face the Music Date: Thursday, March 04, 2010 By: Michael H. Cottman This is a tough week for black men who are occupying elected seats of power. David Paterson, New York’s first African-American governor, is under investigation and sinking deeper into political quicksand. U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY), the raspy-voiced legislator […]

GOP Rep.: Abortion Worse than Slavery for Blacks Date: Tuesday, March 02, 2010, By: Sean Yoes Controversial GOP Rep. Trent Franks sparked another political firestorm recently when he likened black Americans’ rate of legal abortions to the horrors of centuries of slavery in this country. Said the Arizona lightning rod: “Far more of the African-American […]

From Elev8 Elev8.com’s Tarvenia Jones writes “I’m so happy that Pastor loves his wife and wants all of us to know it. Especially some of the folks who secretly admire the pastor from afar. Oh, was I not supposed to say that, too? Chile Please. But I wish my pastor would not get up in front of […]