today in black history

April 21, 2014

The National Urban League was founded on this date in 1911 in New York City upon the merger of three social service organizations.




Walter L. Fields Jr.

When the Ivy is not Enough

April 16, 2014

Obsession with Ivy League schools misses larger history and social context. Read More

Dr. Ron Daniels

Vantage Point

April 01, 2014

Can we make it to the 'Promised Land.' Read More

Dr. Julianne Malveaux

Student Loan Politics

July 31, 2013

Is the student loan compromise better than nothing at all? Read More

Marc Morial

To Be Equal

April 17, 2014

Voting in November midterm elections more important than ever. Read More

Shay Star

Say it Shay!

April 13, 2012

Reflections on our times from a voice of the hip-hop generation. Read More

Saad and Shaw

FUNdraising Good Times

April 11, 2014

How to work with a fundraising professional to realize success. Read More

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