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Dr. Nikol Alexander-Floyd – Gender, Race, and Nationalism in Contemporary Black Politics

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Dr. Nikol Alexander-Floyd – Gender, Race, and Nationalism in Contemporary Black Politics

Dr. Nikol Alexander-Floyd – Gender, Race, and Nationalism in Contemporary Black Politics

The National Black MBA Association (NMBAA) kicked off their 37th annual conference Monday in Orlando,… Read more
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New Entrepreneurship Initiative Aims To Address The Black Male Jobless Rate

The approach of summer means it’s time for pool parties, but as Jon Stewart noted on Monday night’s “Daily Show,” not every pool party means sun and fun.
During a pool party in McKinney, Texas, a coppulled a gun, then handcuffed and arrested a group of teenagers. The incident resulted in the cop being placed on leave while authorities investigate his actions.
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New Entrepreneurship Initiative Aims To Address The Black Male Jobless Rate

By Joseph Erbentraut
Black men in the U.S. have been described as being stuck in a “permanent recession,” with unemployment rates consistently higher than those of other demographic groups. But an advocacy group based in Washington, D.C., is working to tackle the problem head-on.
Earlier this year, the U.S. Black Chambers, a nonprofit association of various chambers of commerce, launchedRead more…

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Dr. Nikol Alexander-Floyd – Gender, Race, and Nationalism in Contemporary Black Politics

Dr. Alexander-Floyd talks about her recently published book titled Gender, Race, and Nationalism in Contemporary Black Politics. This book examines the interrelationship between gender, race, narrative, and nationalism in black politics specifically and within American politics as a whole.
Dr. Alexander-Floyd has appeared in such journals as Frontiers, the International Journal of AfricanaRead more…