July 9, 2020

While it is frustrating that many Black businesses haven’t had much luck with the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, it is no surprise.

To get through these tough economic time...

September 9, 2019

 (The following is testimony by William Darity Jr., on the proposed Commission to Study and Develop Reparations Proposals for African Americans Act before the 116th Congress 2019-2020 on June 19, 2019...

March 19, 2019

I stand on the muddy banks of the Allegheny River and watch my daughter’s paddle slice through the polluted water as if her future depends on it.  It just might. She rises at 4:45 a.m. three days a we...

February 28, 2019

The bell clangs, sparking an eruption of applause and boisterous cheers. It's the end of another trading day on the floor. And standing on the New York Stock Exchange's famed balcony is NAACP Presiden...

January 17, 2019

“A government job used to mean it was a sure thing,” said U.S. Census Bureau employee Johnny Zuagar. “We cannot go to work [because of] a wall!”

The statistician is a 15-year employee with the Census a...

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