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Want Racial Justice? Start with Filling Out the Census

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Those living in our nation's poor and minority communities have historically gone undercounted in the U.S. Census. For instance, nearly one million Black Americans went uncounted nationwide in the 2010 Census.  Fortunately, there's an...
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New Book encourages Black boys to become CRNAs

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A new children's book targets African American boys and encourages them to pursue careers as Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) by spotlighting an African American male nurse as the main character. Released on Juneteenth...
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Parity Pledge in Support of People of Color

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Parity.org has recently announced a new ParityPledge® in Support of People of Color.  More than 60 companies, including AmerisourceBergen, Ancestry, AthenaHealth, Atos, Best uy, Domo, Henry Ford Health, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Overstock.com, Ralph Lauren and SurveyMonkey...
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Harlem Children’s Zone Raises $26 Million Towards COVID-19 Relief Efforts

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For 20 years, Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ) has been the global leader in fighting poverty and racial inequities.  As the pioneer of a holistic approach – serving an entire neighborhood, comprehensively, at scale – HCZ has received...

IBW Introduces the Community Cares Listening Line

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The Institute of the Black World 21st Century Black Family Summit (IBW/BFS) has developed a culturally responsive helpline to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on African Americans and people of African descent who are employed...

Gen. Charles Brown, Jr. appointed Air Force Chief of Staff

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First African American to lead a US military Branch. lack service members are rising up the ranks and shattering racial barriers in the process. According to USA Today, Gen. Charles “CQ” Brown Jr. was recently appointed to...

Jerry Falwell, Jr. takes indefinite LOA after posting questionable photos with a young woman

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Jerry Falwell, Jr., an evangelical ally of President Trump, is taking an indefinite leave of absence from his position as president and chancellor of Liberty University in Virginia.  The move comes days after Falwell received criticism for...

Carver Bank Receives $14.6 Million Grant from Morgan Stanley

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Grant enables Carver to buy back shares and bolster its capital position to help weather the economic impact of COVID-19 in the wake of the pandemic, as well as assist small businesses and customers that were affected by...

Trump Administration Guts Obama-Era Payday Loan Protections

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About 12 million Americans take out payday loans every year, mostly to cover necessities like rent or utilities.  People of color, single parents, and low-income people are most likely to rely on these kinds of loans, which can...

Why Black Christians are waiting for a “whitelash”

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Even though Black Christians appreciate the scales falling from some White Christians' eyes, many remain wary and are bracing for a "whitelash" -- the moment White Christians tire of talking about race and bristle when Black pastors...

Mother-daughter duo graduates medical school at same time

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Dr. Cynthia Kudji and her daughter, Dr. Jasmine Kudji, recently shared a very special moment when they became the first mother-daughter duo ever to graduate from medical school at the same time. Not only that, they have...

Woodrow Wilson’s Name Removed from Princeton University building because of his racist views

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Racist thinking and policies of the former president make him an inappropriate namesake Princeton University will remove Woodrow Wilson's name from its public policy school over "racist thinking and policies" the former president...

Christian Times Must Watch Video of the Week

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Having the Guts to Fail and the Power of Faith – Denzel Washington

Activist Wants Statues of White Jesus Torn Down

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Calls them a gross form of White supremacy Activist Shaun King called "Christian whiteness" violent in response to death threats he said he received after calling for the removal of light-skinned Jesus statues.

Grand Jury Indicts 3 White Men in Murder of Black Jogger

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A Georgia grand jury indicted the three men arrested and charged in connection with the alleged murder of Ahmaud Arbery. Cobb District Attorney Joyette M. Holmes announced on Wednesday that a grand jury voted...

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An open letter to White Evangelical leaders

I write this letter to Louie Giglio, Rick Warren, Charles Stanley, James Dobson, Paula White, Tony Perkins,...
"An American President and the Holy Bible"

An American President & His Pulpit of Hypocrites

There is a man in Washington who behaves just like a troubled kid with a mild mental disability –  a brash, bombastic...

Racism Is Not Getting Worse, It’s Getting Filmed!

On what was probably one of New York’s quietest Memorial Days, a soft spoken birdwatcher sat in the calmness of The Ramble...

UNDER-COUNTED and on the FRONTLINE: BLACKS IN AMERICA

Undercounted and On the Frontline I may be stuck out here in a world all by myself, but I...

A Message of Hope

In this new world of coronavirus, our lives are turned upside down, but us humans possess such great powers that we have...

I SEE DEAD BODIES ALL OVER AFRICA: Did She Say That?

Pepped by his desire to regain his sight, a blind man went to Jesus and asked for His help.  The healing...

Seeing The Good Thru All Of This

I cling tightly to my two cell phones, apprehensively jumping at every ring, uncertain as to whether it will bring me good...
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5 Unbiblical Lies That Advance Systemic Racism

Throughout the years, Christians have unfortunately used the Bible to justify racist practices and attitudes. However, any person who understands the biblical...
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Black Lives Matter: It does not go without saying

June 19th (Juneteenth) 1865 marks the day enslaved Black people were finally free in America. Some White Americans say,...

Let Your Voice Be Heard … There is no place for an apathetic response

The Bible unequivocally condemns racism in every form. Racial prejudice is a sin resulting from the Fall.  Christ died to redeem...
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I Am Tired … the Pandemic of Racism Must End

Earl "Butch" Graves, Jr., president and CEO of Black Enterprise magazine, is speaking out due to civil unrest in the wake...

Marcus, Martin, and Minneapolis – by Professor Sir Hilary Beckles

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Martin Luther King Jr., when he felt he could not breathe, came to Jamaica. When the threats to his life were constant...
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Harlem Children’s Zone Raises $26 Million Towards COVID-19 Relief Efforts

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For 20 years, Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ) has been the global leader in fighting poverty and racial inequities.  As the pioneer of...

IBW Introduces the Community Cares Listening Line

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The Institute of the Black World 21st Century Black Family Summit (IBW/BFS) has developed a culturally responsive helpline to address the impact...

Carver Bank Receives $14.6 Million Grant from Morgan Stanley

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Grant enables Carver to buy back shares and bolster its capital position to help weather the economic impact of COVID-19 in the...

Archbishop of Canterbury says portrayal of Jesus as White should be reconsidered

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Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury and head of the Church of England, has said the church should reconsider its portrayal of...

Marcus, Martin, and Minneapolis – by Professor Sir Hilary Beckles

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Martin Luther King Jr., when he felt he could not breathe, came to Jamaica. When the threats to his life were constant...

Bishop Jakes: Church Leaders Must Drive National Conversation, Action Plan

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In the wake of the recent killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer, Bishop T. D. Jakes is calling for a national conversation on policing...

Notable Women In Faith: Past & Present

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Notable Women In Faith: Past FRANCES JANE CROSBY “Pass Me Not”, “Blessed Assurance”,...

Top 50 New York Influencers

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Imagine New York in 1920 … … the birthing of the Harlem Renaissance and a mass migration of African...
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THOSE WE’VE LOST – National Notables

The Men and women we've lost during this COVID-19 season. Jonathan Adewumi This...
Those We've Lost National & International

THOSE WE’VE LOST – International Notables

The Men and women we've lost during this COVID-19 season. Rose Marie Compaoré

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