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New Book Conveys the Importance of Unity Among All People of Color

Recent release “How Blacks Can Unite as One” from Covenant Books author Daniel L. Jones is a compelling account filled

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Obesity, Second to Smoking as the Most Preventable Cause of Us Deaths

The opioid crisis and deaths related to e-cigarette use among teenagers have dominated news headlines recently. Recently, the Centers for

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Disclosing Weaknesses Can Undermine Some Workplace Relationship

Sharing personal information with friends and family has long been held by researchers as a way to build rapport and

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Psychopathic Employees Thrive Under Abusive Supervisors, Study Finds

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – High-profile corporate scandals caused by extreme risk-taking and brazen malfeasance have driven scholars and business leaders to

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Diversity Practices: Challenges and Strategies 50 years since the Civil Rights Act

It’s been 50 years since the Civil Rights Act of 1964 banned discrimination on the basis of race. This increased

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Lakers Legend Kobe Bryant Killed in Helicopter Crash

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna Maria Onore, were among nine people killed in a helicopter

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Stepping Up and Standing Out – New Survey Shows Increased Political Participation Among Women

Women of all ages and political affiliations — particularly millennials and women of color—have become more politically engaged since 2016,

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Precedent? Nah, the Senate Gets to Reinvent Its Rules in Every Impeachment

Everybody seems to be using the word “precedent” right now. Commentators, the media and even Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell use it when they

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Rep. Maxine Waters: Dr. King’s Fight Continues On

WASHINGTON – January 20, 2020 — Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Financial Services, issued a statement

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Civic Engagement

Educate, Organize, Mobilize.

VIDEO for 2020 “A Call to Colors” Voter Mobilization Forum

Video Matrix The Pitt County HBCU Coalition, the Pitt County Chapter of the Shaw University National Alumni Association and the

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The National Council of Negro Women Supports and Sponsors “A Call to Colors” January 25th Voter Mobilization Forum a GDN Special

Watch the live Voter Mobilization Forum event on January 25, 2020 at http://greaterdiversity.com/live In the Spring of 2019, Dr. Johnnetta

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Support for 2020 “A Call to Colors” Voter Mobilization Forum January 25 – GDN Exclusive Vol. 3 Part 2

  When it comes to voter education, registration, and organization, it will be the forum that beats all forums. Its

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Chief Justice Beasley Knows Civic Engagement Works – GDN Exclusive, Vol. 3 Part 1

It was a year ago next month, on February 12th, 2019, that Governor Roy Cooper made history by appointing NC

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Federal Judge to Block NC Voter ID Law Temporarily as the Lawsuit Continues

  North Carolina voters might not have to show a photo ID in the 2020 elections, due to a ruling

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Republicans Pass Future Act to Help HBCUs, Minority-Serving Institutions

The President put his signature on the Future Act, legislation that for the time includes HBCUs in the federal 5-year

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NCABCO President Endorses Financial Support For Greater Diversity News’ “A Call to Colors”   – GDN Exclusive, Vol. II, Part XXVIII

Saying that “…collective power incites collective action, the president of the North Carolina Association of Black County Officials [NCABCO] has

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NC Black Alliance Announces Support for “A Call to Colors” – GDN Exclusive, Vol. II, Part XXVI

Saying that “There is no time better than now, specifically in North Carolina, for like-minded organizations to align our approach

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Divine Nine Organizations Prepare For 2020 Elections – GDN Exclusive, Vol. II, Part XXVI

It should be no secret that the fraternities and sororities that proudly make up the Divine Nine plan to assist

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Economic Equity

Expanding Equal Access

How Start Investing for the Long-Term – Choose Investment Priorities

Learn about the investment options available to you that make the most sense for your long-term financial success. Investing can

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“Shop Black Week” Campaign to Boost Support For Black-Owned Businesses

Nationwide — As consumers across the U.S. gear up for holiday deals on sales merchandise, this Black Friday, a coalition urges

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Black Entrepreneur Creates First Ever Social Networking App to Bridge Wealth Gap

New Orleans, LA — BEAN Now, the social networking app designed to foster relationships and connect members of the African American community,

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Books of Knowledge

Education for the Masses.

A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing: The Incarceration of African American

By DaMaris Hill
DaMaris Hill honors their experiences with at times harrowing, at times hopeful responses to her heroes, illustrated with black-and-white photographs throughout.

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Boss of the Grips: The Life of James H. Williams and the Red Caps of Grand Central Terminal

By Eric K. Washington
A long-overdue biography of the head of Grand Central Terminal’s Red Caps, who flourished in the cultural nexus of Harlem and American railroads.

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She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman

By Erica Armstrong Dunbar
Filled with rare outtakes of commentary, an expansive timeline of Tubman’s life, photos (both new and those in public domain), commissioned illustrations, and sections including “Harriet By the Numbers”

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