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Clark Atlanta University has joined an initiative designed to create and support 1 million Black-owned businesses by 2030.

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American Banker Magazine has named John Hope Bryant as their 2016 Innovator of the Year for his work educating poor and middle-class Americans on financial matters.

Today in Atlanta, Operation Hope kicks off their 2016 HOPE Global Forums Annual Meeting that brings together 3,000 individuals from over thirty different countries to deal with issues that relate to African-Americans and people of color all across the world. Operation Hope’s Global Forums primarily focus on the issue of economics in communities of color. […]

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In a recent article for American Banker titled Lessons from Baltimore: ‘Middle-Class Folks Don’t Riot,’ John Hope Bryant, President and CEO of Operation Hope, wrote: “Our goal as a society should be to bring economic opportunity to these neighborhoods. That starts with financial education and ends with making free enterprise work for all.” Bryant joined Roland Martin Wednesday […]


In light of what’s been going on this summer with Black men’s survival being threatened in this country and our need for a voice in cyberspace, I think it’s time for another edition of our popular “Tweets from the Brothersphere.” RELATED: When Black People Dare To Behave Like Citizens All Hell Breaks Loose Let’s start with […]

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Dr. Steve Perry, Karen Carter Peterson, John Hope Bryant talked with Roland Martin on the Empowerment Stage during this year’s “Essence” Festival. Dr. Perry explained the problems facing minority students in our education system and the panel offered solutions to help our youth. Listen to the entire debate below. Be sure to listen to “NewsOne Now” with Roland Martin, weekdays […]