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Wanda James, founder, and CEO of Simply Pure Dispensary knows firsthand what it takes to survive the cannabis industry.

Many Black borrowers owe more than $10,000.

Chicago rapper and activist Vic Mensa has unveiled the first Black-owned cannabis company in Illinois, 93 Boyz.

The cabin is also listed on as a "cottage with garden view." It lacks the colorful description of the Airbnb site and is described as merely a bungalow with no mention of slave quarters.

The Black Voters Matter co-founder addressed the "disconnect" between reporting on the economy and people's actual economic state.  

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It's a challenge many countries are facing, Rouse explained.  

The chairwoman of Starbucks will soon be able to add "Denver Broncos co-owner" to her already impressive resume.

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New data from LinkedIn could potentially make finding a job a little easier to manage for HBCU alumni, in particular.


As corporate donations to fight racial inequality seemingly slow, the need for investment in the next generation of Black talent at HBCUs remains vital. IBM and Target spoke to NewsOne about their efforts.

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While in recent years the trajectory for graduating Black college students in the job market hadn’t been promising, the numbers are telling a different story in 2022.


Chris Smalls, the fired Amazon worker who is leading union efforts, is currently on the winning side of a union battle most thought couldn't be won, but he and his group of former and current Staten Island, New York, warehouse workers still have a road ahead of them before they can claim success.

Xerox CEO Ursula Burns argued that working moms shouldn't be expected to do it all in today's society.