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[Watch] Black History Month: How Freed Slaves Created and Lost $57 Million

Stacey Tisdale
Between 1865 and 1874, about 100,000 black individuals and institutions amassed $57 million in the Freedman's Bank, an institution created by then President Abraham Lincoln...
Arts and Culture

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on New Role as US Global Cultural Ambassador

Mia N. Hall
NBA Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar speaks on his historic role in government and his documentary on the Harlem Rens...
Arts and Culture

Director Sam Pollard Discusses ‘Slavery By Another Name’

Brett Johnson
Longtime Spike Lee collaborator Sam Pollard delivers Slavery By Another Name, a powerful documentary covering history of slavery & prison...

Obama’s Occupy GOP Campaign

Derek T. Dingle
President Obama's engaged in fierce combat to advance his economic agenda while positioning himself for the 2012 campaign....
Arts and Culture

US Presidents Decoded: 49 Milestones in LGBT History

Kahliah A. Laney
From Abraham Lincoln to Barack Obama, US presidents have presided over many great moments in gay rights and the LGBT movement. BlackEnterprise.com constructs a comprehensive...