Chase Institute Study: African American and Hispanic Families Struggle to Overcome Economic Turmoil

A study by the JPMorgan Chase Institute shows African American and Hispanic families have fewer resources available to weather income volatility and economic shocks. The study, released this month, shows the racial gap in liquid assets is twice as large … Read more…

James Clyburn calls on Joe Biden to start get-out-the-vote efforts now and hire more African Americans

Clyburn, in an interview with CNBC, called on the Biden campaign to start now with its efforts to maximize black voter turnout in November – and to make sure it has African American aides, staffers and volunteers. Politics BEST DEAL … Read more…

African Countries Complain of Racism in Chinese City’s Pandemic Controls

Allegations that authorities enforcing coronavirus measures are discriminating against Africans have stirred anger in their home countries, setting off a diplomatic row that threatens to undermine goodwill Beijing has built on the continent. WSJ.com: World News SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Facebook, Twitter suspend Russian-linked operation targeting African Americans on social media

Facebook and Twitter have disabled a Russian operation designed to stoke racial tensions among African Americans in the United States, the companies announced Thursday, raising fresh alarms that the Kremlin may seek to interfere in the 2020 presidential election and … Read more…

Erika H. James Becomes The First African American Dean of Penn’s Wharton School of Business

The prestigious Wharton School of Business is getting a new dean–and making history. The University of Pennsylvania just announced that Erika H. James, the former dean of the Goizueta Business School at Emory University, will serve as Wharton’s new dean … Read more…

African countries are at severe risk if outbreaks aren’t detected early and contained, says Africa CDC head

Public health experts have consistently warned that the novel coronavirus outbreak presents a unique public health threat to the African continent. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

WATCH LIVE: Trump hosts National African American History Month reception at White House

PBS NewsHour SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating … Read more…

The presidential contest turns to African American and Latino voters. For some candidates, that’s a problem.

In Iowa and New Hampshire, campaign crowds were overwhelmingly white, but the states up next on the campaign calendar have a significant number — or a majority — of nonwhite voters. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

Civil rights activists clash over 2020 African American voters supporting Trump

Civil rights activist Leo Terrell and Project 21 co-chairman Horace Cooper clashed on “The Ingraham Angle” Wednesday over President Trump’s outreach to African-Americans voters. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

New Report Shows There’s an African American Financial Literacy Gap

The TIAA Institute and the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC) released a new report documenting a financial literacy gap among African American adults. The TIAA Institute-GFLEC Personal Finance Index (P-Fin Index) provides a barometer of U.S. adults’ readiness to make sound financial … Read more…

Viewpoints: Vaping Deaths Require Federal Government To Control Cannabis Policy; Alzheimer’s Impacts All Races, So Why Is There Little Research On Hispanics, African Americans?

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. Kaiser Health News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Becoming The First African American Principal Of The New York Philharmonic | Here’s How | Forbes

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Nurse Alice: New Research Suggests Alzheimer’s Presents Differently in African Americans

Nearly 5.7 million people live with Alzheimer’s disease in the United States. The disease, however, seemingly presents more problematic for African Americans. Studies show African Americans are twice as likely of developing Alzheimer’s disease compared to whites. And while health, … Read more…

Award-Winning Film ‘Charcoal’ Heads to National Museum of African Art Smithsonian Institution

Francesca Andre combined her experiences with colorism and passion for storytelling into Charcoal, an award-winning film which puts the spotlight on healing from prejudice, discrimination, and preferential treatment based on the skin tone, facial features, and hair textures among people … Read more…