Campaign In Los Angeles Is Reviving The Black Dollar

What is the Black dollar worth? In Los Angeles there is a campaign combatting the perception that there is little value to it. The Black Dollar Campaign is combatting that stigma by adding value to purchases at Black owned businesses. Instead of receiving discount rewards at one store for being a valued customer, consumers receive […]

Serena Williams Launches Venture Capital Fund For Women, People Of Color

Less than 1% of American venture capital-backed founders are Black. In 2018 firms led by women received only 2.2% of all venture funds. There is a serious problem in the venture capital space and ultimately, Black people are suffering because of it. As always, a Black woman is stepping up to do something about it. […]

Magic Johnson Joining Forces With Ice Cube To Buy Sports Networks From Disney

“Shut up and dribble” just doesn’t work for Magic Johnson, apparently. Johnson is over halfway to billionaire status but apparently, he’s still hungry. Having acquired ESPN and other interests, Disney is in a position where it needs to offload 21 California regional sports networks. Ice Cube had previously declared his intention to bid for the […]

Black Woman Is Helping Hundreds of Black Teens Start Businesses In Chicago

Would you like to move to Chicago? Some believe the Chi is the greatest city in America but others choose to see the negative. Homicides are far too frequent and the perception is that the city is simply a bloodbath. At the root is Black unemployment — historically twice that of whites and in Chicago, […]

Spades? Check Out This Black Owned Playing Cards Company

When Black people get together, we play cards. Period. But with each book of Spades you win, who gets paid? Each time you see the Queen of Spades, do you see a Nubian Queen? The Black Pack is a Black owned playing cards company that is literally changing the face of the playing cards industry. […]

This Industry Dwarfs Amazon, We Should Buy In

Amazon is big but nothing compared to the grocery business. In 2018 Amazon brought in $232.89 billion in total revenue. The United States is home to 38,000 supermarkets and they bring in $650 billion a year, according to the Food Marketing Institute and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The grocery business is still growing. […]