Johnny Gill, Tami Roman, Kimberly Elise and Remy Ma Among ...

 BWe Phenomenal Woman Awards Features Keynote by Juliana Stratton There are other expos across the country but none bring excitement, entertainment and empowerment like the...

Federal grant funded to help women enter apprenticeships

The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced the availability of funding to help recruit, train, and retain more women in quality pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship...

Facebook turns to long-time civil rights leader Laura Murphy to lead...

By Freddie Allen, BlackPressUSA.com Civil rights beacon and ACLU veteran Laura Murphy laughed when she said that one of her co-workers called her “The Olivia...

Georgia physician elected as AMA President-Elect

Patrice A. Harris, M.D., a psychiatrist from Atlanta, GA., was elected as the new president-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA) by physicians gathered...

Nation’s largest student loan servicer charged borrowers too much

By Charlene Crowell The financial futures of more than 12 million federal and private student loan borrowers who collectively owe approximately $300 billion is at...

Partnership connects unemployed and underemployed with jobs

Juwana Dorsey is not lazy. She wasn’t unemployed because she wanted to be, and it wasn’t for lack of effort. She just needed a connection. In...

EEOC sues Home Depot for discrimination

Home Depot failed to accommodate and then fired an employee who had a disability-related emergency at its Peru, IL store, the U.S. Equal Employment...

Partnership campaign raises $50,096 for Children’s Hospital

Strack & Van Til recently put an exclamation point on an important campaign that ran during the month of April to benefit St. Jude...

How to Make your Tax Return Work for You

By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader It’s tax season! For those who are anticipating a refund, it may seem like an unofficial Christmas. However, I strongly...

Congresswoman Kelly hosts Apprenticeship Roundtable to Foster Employment

Robin Kelly Congresswoman Robin Kelly hosted an Apprenticeship Roundtable aimed at better promoting training and internship opportunities for in-demand jobs in manufacturing and the trades. The...