Category : News

5 days ago

The New 2020 America

By Sean C. Bowers A Black man is ten times more likely to be killed by police than are Whites, despite making up only 12% of the nation’s total population, compared to the 60% majority of White America. The corresponding White argume...

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Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

Each week, The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education will provide links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. The links presented direct the reader to articles from many different points of view that deal with issues of African A...

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Not cool: Pools cause a rash of roof collapses in Spain

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Costa Ricans nervously eye end of economic relief

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News: NSU Names First Female As Athlectic Director

Special To the Guide Melody Webb has been appointed Norfolk State University’s first female Athletic Director, effective July.Webb replaces Marty Miller, who is transitioning to a new senior leadership role in NSU President Dr. Javaune Adams-Gaston’s...

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Axed Pipeline Is Welcomed News For Chesapeake Residents

By Leonard E. Colvin Chief Reporter New Journal and Guide When Dominion Energy announced July 5 that it was stopping the six-year project to build the 600-mile $8 billion-dollar Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP), pipeline opponents were jubilant.     En...

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Michael Holding Says Education Is Key To Stamping Our Racism

SOUTHAMPTON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Fast bowling great Michael Holding said education was key to stamping out racism as England and the West Indies took a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign before the first Test yesterday. Holding, wh...

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CEO: Wall Street Discounted Me Because of My Black Skin

[Eddie C. Brown\Brown Capital Management] Brown: "I founded Brown Capital Management in Baltimore, which now employs predominantly African-American professionals...no amount of wealth, education or prestige has distracted me from the discrimination,...

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Music World Mourns Charlie Daniels

By Kristin M. Hall / AP NASHVILLE, TN — Country music firebrand and fiddler Charlie Daniels, who had a hit with “Devil Went Down to Georgia,” has died at 83. A statement from his publicist said the Country Music Hall of Famer died Monday at a hospita...