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Black Is Brilliant: De Beers Showcases Designers 

De Beers Group’s #BlackisBrilliant Partnership Showcases the Power of Black Designers and Gives Back to Communities in Africa By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire When actress...

COVID-19 scams target Blacks, other people of color FTC report reveals new and...

By Charlene Crowell Just as the annual holiday season of shopping and celebrating nears, a major federal financial regulator released new research detailing how communities...

Eddie Murphy to be Inducted into NAACP Hall of Fame

By Jonathan Landrum Jr., AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Eddie Murphy will be inducted into the NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame this...

SD Community College District BHM Events

Voice & Viewpoint Newswire The San Diego Community College District is celebrating Black History Month with films, Black storytelling, a remembrance of the Tulsa race...

While Some Minority Students and Teachers Thrive in Distant Learning, Others Struggle Daily

“There’s a bunch of research about the value add of Black teachers in school. It turns out that Black teachers help all students to perform better,” says Sekou Biddle, the Vice President of Advocacy and Student Professional Development Programs at the United Negro College Fund. “White students perform better too. When Black people do well, everyone does well. The problem is that when others do well without us doing well, they leave us behind,” concluded Biddle, who leads advocacy efforts to ensure that more African American students will be college-ready and better prepared to enroll in and complete college.