Leveraging the Power of Black Women

Leveraging the Power of Black Women

The post originally appeared on Center for American Progress and was written by Jocelyn Frye and Michele L. Jawando.  On the eve of the 2016 presidential election, pundits and political watchers opined on whether the Obama coalition—the multiracial, multiethnic,...
Will You Help My Mom Achieve the American Dream?

Will You Help My Mom Achieve the American Dream?

“The story of the American Dream proclaims that opportunities for economic success are open to anyone with pure grit, gumption, and merit regardless of race. A college degree is viewed as a key driver of upward mobility and the primary vehicle to eradicate racial...