Finance

Justice Department Announces New Initiative to Combat Redlining

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire The Justice Department announced the launch of the department’s new Combatting Redlining Initiative today. Redlining is an illegal practice...

Coming Soon to Cali: A “Zero-Fee” Public Banking Option

By Edward Henderson, California Black Media On Oct. 4, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation paving the way for a new public banking system in California. AB...

Gov. Newsom Signs 46 Bills, Part of $123.9 Billion Education Plan

By Joe W. Bowers Jr., California Black Media During the final week before the Oct. 10 deadline for signing bills passed by the State Legislature...

Black Businesses Continue to Face Down the Pandemic

During the pandemic, Black businesses have faced challenges. Some were forced to close or nearly shut down, while others were fortunate to have an...

OP-ED: Don’t Raise Taxes on the Investments Black-Owned Businesses Depend On

By Larry D. Ivory, President of the National Black Chamber of Commerce Across the United States, there are 2.6 million Black-owned businesses that account for...