Black-owned and Black Managed-Newspapers

Black-owned and Black-Managed Newspapers Cities on top follow by name of newspapers Akron Reporter (Akron), The Albany Albany – Southwest Georgian Alexandria Alexandria News Weekly Metro Herald Atlanta Atlanta Daily World Atlanta Inquirer Atlanta Tribune (monthly) Atlanta Voice, The Augusta Metro Courier Austin Observer, The (Nokoa) Villager, The Bakersfield Bakersfield News Observer Baltimore Afro – Read more about Black-owned and Black Managed-Newspapers[…]

Starbucks: From Boycott to Victory

  Starbucks: From Boycott to Victory If Howard Shultz wasn’t the founder of Starbucks, he would have been one of the boycott protesters with us.  He said he was “embarrassed” and “ashamed” by the arrest of two Black men in a Starbucks Store in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania who were taken away by police and subsequently held Read more about Starbucks: From Boycott to Victory[…]

409 Black Coffee Houses and Cafes in the U.S.

Name Address City State Phone Viola Pastry and Cafe 5908 N. Kings Highway Alexandria VA (703) 329-1780 Penthouse Sweets 4043 W. 115th St Alsip IL 708.897.9355 Black Lime Cafe 2450 Crystal Dr. Arlington VA 571.357.1044 Cafe Ulu 2036 Sylvan Rd SW Atlanta GA (470) 788-8124 Camicakes 2221 Peachtree RD Atlanta GA 770.431.6611 Camicakes 4338 Paces Read more about 409 Black Coffee Houses and Cafes in the U.S.[…]

Covenant between Black Consumers and Black Businesses

For Black consumers: Strive to shop with Black businesses first. You may shop with other companies, but try to shop with Black businesses, professionals, contractors, vendors and stores, or use Black directories and Black business lists first. Treat all companies that you shop with respect, especially small Black businesses. Be respectful in the establishment, with the Read more about Covenant between Black Consumers and Black Businesses[…]

Black Churches Can Help Solve Problems in Black America

Black Churches Can Help Solve Problems in Black America In the city of Chicago, there are at least 10,000 faith organizations in Black communities.  Some are mega-churches and some are storefront churches.   What if each Black faith organization in Chicago…better yet, each Black faith organization in America, on every Sunday, after taking up their offering Read more about Black Churches Can Help Solve Problems in Black America[…]

Celebrate Black History Month by Circulating Black Dollars in Black Communities

Celebrate Black History Month by Circulating Black Dollars in Black Communities By Phillip Jackson Once and for all, let’s get this straight.  America has gotten out of the Black people business!  No help is coming from Washington, D.C.  No help is coming from state government.  No significant help is coming from city and county municipal governments. Read more about Celebrate Black History Month by Circulating Black Dollars in Black Communities[…]

Proposed Tax Reform Plan Will Destroy Black America

   Think about the worst racial policies of America.  Chattel slavery.  Jim Crow segregation.  Apartheid.  Share-cropping.  Mass incarceration.  Ethnic cleansing.  Education, housing and economic discrimination.  Wealth gaps and health gaps.  Now think of a way to re-institute the best elements of all these putrid ideas and you have the 2017-2018 proposed Tax Reform Plan! The Read more about Proposed Tax Reform Plan Will Destroy Black America[…]

Unfortunately, Old Heads Killing Progress

By Correspondent: C. Dwayne West November 1, 2017 These are some of the saddest and most disappointing Works of Words that I’ve ever had to assemble. I knew this day would come when I had to acknowledge what many have told me but I refused to accept…..because I believed Actually, I’ve witnessed bits and pieces Read more about Unfortunately, Old Heads Killing Progress[…]

Cities Participating in the 2017 Million Father March

Aberdeen, Maryland Fort Gaines, Georgia Oxon Hill, Maryland Alamo, Texas Fort Lauderdale, Florida Pacoima, California Arleta, California Fort Worth, Texas Palm Harbor, Florida Arlington, Texas Frankfort, Kentucky Pasadena, Texas Ashland, Oregon Fresh Meadows , New York Pascagoula, Mississippi Atlanta, Georgia Fresh Meadows, NY Pembroke Park, Florida Augusta, Georgia Fresno, California Peoria, Illinois Austin, Texas Fuquay Read more about Cities Participating in the 2017 Million Father March[…]