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Cal Black Chamber of Commerce’s Biz Summit 2022 Offers Opportunities to Bid on Contracts

By Antonio Ray Harvey, California Black Media  The California Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Inc. (CALBCCF) is offering “game-changing opportunities” for mini micro, micro, and...

Through Ads and Advocates, Battle Over Calif. Gambling Propositions Heat Up

By McKenzie Johnson, California Black Media  Clint Thompson, a Santa Monica resident in his 30s, wouldn’t say he has been inundated with advertisements supporting or...

U.S. Treasury Funding Gives Black-owned Bank Boosts in Helping Minorities and Lower-Income Communities

By Angela Swinson Lee, Washington Informer (courtesy of Trice Edney) The year 2022 has proven to be a big year for B. Doyle Mitchell Jr.,...

California Cities are Pilot Testing Guaranteed Basic Income Programs

By Manny Otiko, California Black Media Guaranteed basic income isn’t a new idea. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. talked about the idea of low-income people...

Student loan relief limited for many by US drug war’s legacy

By Aaron Morrison, Associated Press President Joe Biden says he hopes his proposal to forgive federal student loans will narrow the nation's racial wealth gap. But a...