Sunday, April 22, 2018
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Wonya Lucas

Name: Wonya Lucas Title/Occupation: Former President Organization:  TV One What Makes The Person A Game Changer:  Wonya Lucas is the former President of TV One. Under her leadership, TV One announced the addition of 14 new and returning series and specials to...
Yesterday morning, billionaire business man Warren Buffett chimed in on the looming Fiscal Cliff crisis, attempting to answer those who say increasing taxes on upper income households would deter job creation and investments. By now, most know that if Congress...
On Black Friday, I finished reading Katherine Boo’s Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity. It is a classic example of narrative nonfiction. It is so good that it won the 2012 National Book...
First Mitt Romney wants to kill Big Bird, then Kevin Clash gets a little too tickly with Elmo and now nobody wants to play with Grover. 2012 has been a very bad year for anyone with a name associated...
Today the National Domestic Workers Alliance released a report detailing the mistreatment of domestic workers in the United States. This is the first national survey of domestic workers in the US and covers issues such as pay rates, benefits,...
By Hazel Trice Edney The U.S. Supreme Court agreed earlier this month to hear a challenge to the Voting Rights Act (VRA). The court will hear arguments relating to the federal Voting Rights Act’s requirement that states with a history of...
By Sara Inés Calderón Somos Primos is a website with more than a decades’ worth of news and resources pertaining to Latino genealogy. The site started out as a quarterly newsletter in 1990, but when that became too unruly, founder Mimi...
The GOP must respect the Ron Paul supporter. That is, at least, one of the lessons being derived from the 2012 Presidential election results, according to one analyst. According to an analysis at PolicyMic.com, Ron Paul supporters may have contributed to...

Mark Mason

Name: Mark Mason Title/Occupation: CEO Organization:  Citi Holdings What Makes The Person A Game Changer:  Mark Mason currently is CEO at Citi Holdings, which comprises brokerage and asset management, global consumer finance and Citi’s special assets portfolios. Prior to becoming CEO, Mason...
On Monday the wildest, loudest and likely most interesting race of 2013 will open with a bang, just in time for the holidays. When Jesse Jackson Jr. announced last Wednesday that he would resign from the House of Representatives,...