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FORMER WASHINGTON, DC RESIDENT, AUTHOR, SPEAKER AND SUPPORT GROUP FACILITATOR HELPS WOMEN WITHOUT HOPE TO FIND THEIR WAY!

Hampton, VA (BlackNews.com) — Many support groups offer just that-support, but Barbara Marie Barnes of EYES Evolution helps women to go deeper. Via her self-esteem support group, she attempts...

Minorities and Women in STEM: Part 2

By Jeremy Bamidele STEM jobs are increasing at staggering rates, meanwhile the amount of minorities and women graduating with degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics remains...

IS THE HATRED FOR TRADE SCHOOLS REALLY CLASS WARFARE? ARE LOW INCOME MINORITY STUDENTS THE REAL TARGETS?

Trade schools have higher graduation and placement rates than other colleges, yet they are being singled out for cuts in college funding because of their student population. Hairstylists, plumbers,...

Column 54: An Incident in Reno

REFLECTIONS ON BLACK HISTORY By Thomas C. Fleming During my five years as a cook with the Southern Pacific, which ended because of the Great Depression, I worked on long runs and didn’t have...