March 2, 2018

3.8 Million Award In Whistle Blower-Race Discrimination Noose Case

HONOLULU, March 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — After a five-week jury trial, a unanimous jury awarded Ellen Harris, an African American nurse represented by Honolulu attorney Carl Varady, more than $3.8 millionon her claims she […]
March 1, 2018

Profit Physicians Urge: Don’t Delay Screening For Colorectal Cancer

ASGE says colorectal cancer is “Preventable, Treatable and Beatable.” DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — During National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in March, the American Society for […]
March 1, 2018

As A Black Woman, Janice Ellis Faced Sexism, Racism And Sexual Harassment In The Workplace

Am I Woman And Then Black Or Am I Black And Then Woman? Asks Janice Ellis In Her Provocative New Book, From Liberty To Magnolia: In […]
March 1, 2018

CFP Board Center for Financial Planning Announces New Diversity Advisory Group

New Research, Diversity Summit on Group’s Agenda in 2018 WASHINGTON, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The CFP Board Center for Financial Planning announced today that it has formed a […]
March 1, 2018

Carl Dorvil Invited To Attend 2018 African American Heritage Month Program Sponsored By The U.S. Department Of Commerce

DALLAS, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GEX Management, Inc. (OTCQB: GXXM), a visionary management and professional services company, announced that on February 23, CEO Carl Dorvil attended a 2018 African American Heritage […]
February 28, 2018

WomenHeart Wraps up Heart Month with Congressional Briefing on the Importance of African American Women Knowing Their Heart History and Getting Heart Screenings

New blood pressure guidelines put more African American women at risk of heart disease. WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease, […]
February 28, 2018

New report: Philanthropy can help Atlanta become a “city too busy to hate” by investing in power-building, marginalized populations

NCRP offers five ways donors can improve outcomes and opportunities for the region’s poor, LGBTQ people, immigrants WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Metro Atlanta is home to the largest […]
February 28, 2018

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® honors Bernal Smith II at St. Jude Spirit of the Dream event hosted by Actress Elise Neal

Entertainment included a live performance by singer, songwriter Raheem DeVaughn MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Approximately 300 people celebrated Black History Month at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® for […]
February 27, 2018

Tech Industry’s Diversity Discussions Rife with Contradictions, New Research Report from CompTIA Reveals

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — As America’s technology industry strives to build a more gender and racially diverse workforce, a new report released today by […]
February 27, 2018

10 Reasons to Explore Jacksonville’s African American Heritage Trail

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — From the arrival of the very first European explorers back in the 1500s, people of African descent have had a significant role […]
February 27, 2018

In the Age of Trump, a New Book Argues, It’s Time for Afro-Americans to Re-Envision Identity, America, and How the Two Intersect.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In his new book, Whites Shackled Themselves to Race, and Blacks Have Yet to Free Ourselves, writer Leonce Gaiter argues that Trumpism has ripped […]
February 27, 2018

Charles Barkley Announces New Partnership with EVERFI Inspiring Students to Learn the Importance of African-American History and Civic Engagement

Barkley and EVERFI to Redefine How Thousands of Students Learn About African-American History and Achievement. WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hall of Fame basketball player, Emmy Award winning […]