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Making Your Employees Safe as They Return to Work in Retail

Over the past year, the COVID-19 pandemic has created a lot of changes to...

“The barriers to careers in STEM that people of color and traditionally underrepresented groups face need to be broken down,”

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WASHINGTON – Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) on Friday announced bipartisan legislation, the Research Excellence through STEM Inclusion Act, to create a Chief Diversity Officer of...

Child care is the work that enables all other work

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In April 2021, more than 200 leading economists signed an open letter to Congress encouraging lawmakers to make long-overdue public investments in the...

(PPS), has launched a public awareness campaign that will support small business owners in being leaders on the Covid-19 vaccine

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WASHINGTON, DC — Reimagine Main Street (RMS), a project of Public Private Strategies (PPS), has launched a public awareness campaign that will support small business owners...

National Urban League today announced a comprehensive strategy for leveraging the tools of the information economy to create a m

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The National Urban League today announced a comprehensive strategy for leveraging the tools of the information economy to create a more equitable and inclusive society....

The Black–white unemployment ratio at the national level rose to 1.9.

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The following unemployment report was done by Black economist Kyle K. Moore of The Economic Policy Institute.

EPI analyzes state unemployment...

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Road To Entrepreneurship: “I started my first business at a very young age, or should I say a hobby. The truth is I had to grow into becoming a...

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DoorDash has announced its Main Street Strong Accelerator, an initiative providing financial support and specialized educational resources to women-,...

The failure of the Senate in recent years to pass minimum wage legislation has meant real, tangible harm to American families

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President Joe Biden included a long overdue pay raise for millions of America’s minimum wage workers in his $1.9 trillion rescue plan rolled out last week.
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A recent national survey commissioned by the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) shows that nearly two-thirds (69%) of A

A recent national survey commissioned by the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) shows that nearly two-thirds (69%) of Americans will not travel for Christmas.

With a new...

New York Rep. Nydia Velazquez is being praised for pushing hard for more COVID-19 relief.

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New York Rep. Nydia Velazquez is being praised for pushing hard for more COVID-19 relief.

The following is a statement from Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the...

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Reusable Bags for All Promotional Purposes...

The November jobs report is bad says economist Michael Madowitz--especially for Black America.

The November jobs report is bad says economist Michael Madowitz--especially for Black America.

Center for American Progress Economist Michael Madowitz released the following statement...

Seven in ten hoteliers (71%) said they won’t make it another six months without further federal assistance

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With a resurgence of COVID-19 and renewed travel restrictions enacted in many states, a new survey of American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) members shows that the...

Black womxn make up nearly 7% of the U.S. population, but in 2019, Black womxn comprised only 2.5% of those completing degrees i

Today, the Sadie Collective released a white paper examining the pipeline for corporate diversity efforts, particularly that of Black womxn in academic fields and careers related to economics and...

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