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January 21, 2012

Black Woman Promoted as New Boss at Wal-Mart

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January 6, 2012

Dr. Boyce: Unemployment Data Improves, but Keeps Getting Worse for Black People

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Black unemployment continues to worsen, even as America cheers for the latest economic data. 
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January 3, 2012

Rapper 50 Cent Signs Major Deal with Pepsi

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December 30, 2011

Kanye and Jay Z Get Paid Nearly $3M apiece to Perform at a Sweet 16 Party

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December 26, 2011

To All Black Leaders: Why You Need a Leadership Coach

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If you are a black leader on any level, you probably need a leadership coach. 
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December 25, 2011

Basketball Wife Evelyn Lozada Accused of Helping Baller Boyfriend Hide Money from Bankruptcy Courts

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December 23, 2011

Dr. Boyce: What I’d Like to Get Black People for Christmas

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December 19, 2011

The Money Mentor: Using the Game of Monopoly to Teach Your Kids about Money

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Lorillia Brown-Phillips talks about teaching kids about money.
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December 17, 2011

Kobe Bryant’s Wife Files for Divorce: Will Split an Estimated $200M Fortune

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Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa has finally gotten tired of his cheating ways.  She’s filing for divorce and likely to experience the payday of a lifetime.
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December 10, 2011

Staying Cheerful During the Holidays, Even If You are Unemployed

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December 8, 2011

Yvette Carnell: Should Fathers Be Allowed to Opt Out of Child Support?

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Yvette Carnell asks whether men should have more reproductive rights. 

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December 7, 2011

Al Duncan: Should Michael Eric Dyson Be Teaching a Class on Jay-Z?

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Al Duncan asks whether Michael Eric Dyson Shoudl be offering a class on Jay-Z.
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Ryan Mack: A Poor Man’s Appeal to Black Corporate America

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Ryan Mack argues that black people should do more for the homeless and impoverished. 

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December 5, 2011

If a Woman Has the Right to Choose to Have a Child, Can the Man Choose Not to Pay?

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Dr. Boyce Watkins and relationship therapist George James discuss the concept of the “Financial abortion.” 

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Dr. Boyce Watkins: It’s Time For Black People to Own Our Own “Stuff”

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Lawrence Watkins and Tre Baker from Ujamaa Deals are paving the way for a new paradigm of black economic thought. 
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December 4, 2011

Shocking: Black Unemployment Rises in Every Category, While White Unemployment Drops for All Demographics

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Black unemployment keeps rising, while white unemployment goes down in every single category. 

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December 2, 2011

Pay Ya Bills Dude: Soulja Boy Now Facing Eviction

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It seems like a man who once said he was buying a private jet would be able to pay his rent.  Soulja Boy is now getting visits from the eviction fairy. 

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November 30, 2011

Comcast Being Sued for Racial Discrimination Against Black Employees and Customers

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Black employees say that Comcast treate their black customers and employees unfairly. 
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Tyler Perry Accused of Fueling His Empire with Drug Money

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New book claims that Tyler Perry was fueled by drug money

It appears that Tyler Perry has a few more enemies these days, but money tends to do that. 

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November 28, 2011

The Money Mentor: Protecting Your Wealth on Cyber Monday

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The Money Mentor talks about how to protect your money when you shop online. 

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Ryan Mack Speaks on Cornel West, Tavis Smiley and the Less Talk, More Action Tour

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Ryan Mack has a lot to say about Cornel West, Tavis Smiley and the Less Talk, More Action Tour. 

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The Money Mentor: How Corporations Play with Your Mind at Christmas

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The Money Mentor talks about black friday and cyber monday

Dr. Boyce Watkins and Lorillia Brown-Phillips, “The Money Mentor” discuss how Cyber Monday and Black Friday are meant to play with your heads. 

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November 25, 2011

Dr. Boyce: Re-Defining the Word “Black” in “Black Friday” – Time to Support OUR Businesses

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Poppin Bottles at the Club: How Black Men Go Broke by Over-Investing in their “Sexual Portfolio”

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November 22, 2011

Wesley Snipes Sued for Owing $30,000 to AMEX

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Why It’s Hard for Black Leaders to Pay the Bills

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In this interview, Dr. Boyce Watkins speaks with Ryan Mack, the head of the Optimum Institute and Less Talk, More Action Empowerment Tour.  They discuss the difficulties of paying bills when doing community service, and Ryan even speaks candidly about why he believes he was banned from the Circle of Sisters event in New York City. 




The Less Talk, More Action Tour Wants to Partner with Your Organization

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How Do You Go from South Central to Princeton? Just Ask Dominique Reese

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Dominique Reese was the first student from Crenshaw High in Los Angeles to go to Princeton University.  When she found herself without her prestigious Wall Street job, she turned challenge into triumph and went on to start her own business. 

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November 20, 2011

What? The Cost of Raising a Child Just Rose to $226,000

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November 19, 2011

Ryan Mack: Russell Simmons Can Occupy Wall Street, But He Should Leave His Rush Card at Home

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November 18, 2011

Dr. Boyce: Why I’m Happy for Cornel West

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Dr. Boyce Watkins discusses the work of fellow black scholar Cornel West among other issues. 

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November 16, 2011

Dr. Boyce: It’s Time for Black Scholars to Get Off the Academic Plantation

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Dr. Boyce Watkins discusses why black scholars must find a new paradigm for achievement and stop allowing their activities to be controlled by others. 

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Dr. Boyce: White House African American Policy Conference – Hype or Substance?

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November 15, 2011

Black Scholars Disappointed with Black in America 4

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November 13, 2011

What are the Best Cities for Black Businesses?

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November 12, 2011

Dr. Boyce: Why Black People Have Yet to be Free

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Occupy Protests Erupt in Gunfire

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Lil Wayne to Issue a Pre-Paid Credit Card

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November 9, 2011

Ujamaa Deals Wants to be the Black Groupon and Decrease Wealth Gap | Loop21



Loop 21 spotlights new tech start ups

Loop 21 takes a look at tech startups in light of CNN’s upcoming “Black in America 4: The New Promise Land” installment which will focus on eight African-American entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. Debuting Sunday, November 13th, a preview of the documentary recently led to a twitter fight between tech writer and professor Vivek Wadwha and TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington, who proclaimed that “there’s zero race or sex bias in silicon valley.” Over the next five days, Loop 21 will spotlight new tech ventures created by African Americans that you won’t see on Black in America.

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November 8, 2011

Warrant Issued: Terrell Owens May Go to Jail for Child Support

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November 6, 2011

Lawrence Watkins Explains Ujamaa Deals–How We Can Help Others Buy Black

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To sign up for Ujamaa Deals for free, please follow this link.

November 4, 2011

Dr. Boyce: Black Unemployment Drops, but There Isn’t Much to Celebrate

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Michael Jordan Selling His Stake in the Charlotte Bobcats

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November 3, 2011

Oprah’s Network Keeps On Losing Money

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Looks like Oprah had better get it in gear soon. Her network keeps on losing money. 

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How Unemployment Can Sometimes Be a Blessing

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Dr. Boyce Watkins interviews Dominique Reese, who turned unemployment into a chance of a lifetime. 

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Chuck D Files a Class Action Lawsuit Against Universal

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November 2, 2011

Congressman Compares the NCAA to the Mafia

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The Money Mentor: Millions Agree to Leave Big Banks on the Same Day

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November 1, 2011

Black Entrepreneurs Helps African Americans to Buy Black

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Dr. Boyce: More Info on the Less Talk, More Action Economic Empowerment Tour

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