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Rep. Adams, Making NC Rounds, Has Powerful Vision for Charlotte

In the days following Presidents Day, Congresswoman Alma Adams, D-NC, is keeping a busy slate with stops around the state. After having passed a...

Manufacturing Jobs Slashed At New SolarCity Plant, Media and Protestors Cry...

In the fall of 2013, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo pledged $225 million in funding for a new solar panel manufacturing facility in Buffalo....

2015 Job Prospects Look Bleak for African Americans

As 2014 comes to a close and we begin to write down those 2015 goals, for some African Americans the list hasn’t changed from...

New poll: Latinos continue to worry about unemployment & face economic...

Last  week a new poll was released by the National Council of La Raza and Latino Decisions showing that Latinos are still feeling the...

Comcast Extends Internet Essentials Indefinitely, Grants $1 Million for Learning Zones

Comcast’s recent announcement that it will extend its Internet Essentials program indefinitely, and will expand it to Time Warner Cable markets pending closure of...

Black History Month Is Time to Get Serious about Black Kids’...

By Jamal Simmons Jamal Simmons is co-chair of the Internet Innovation Alliance. His political commentary has been seen on several television networks. For most of American...

Kirk as CASEnergy Co-Chair Reflects Inclusivity, Opportunities of Nuclear Sector

CASEnergy Coalition tapped former U.S .Trade Ambassador and one-time Mayor of Dallas, Texas Ron Kirk to Co-Chair the effort alongside former EPA Administrator, Christine Todd Whitman. Kirk, who is no stranger to innovative sustainability planning and job creation plans to “highlight the economic value of investing in nuclear energy” while in his new role.

Running Against the Grain: Evan Falchuk, Independent Candidate for Governor of...

Evan Falchuk is a Massachusetts resident who believes voters, regardless of party, shouldn’t have to settle for “good enough.” The 44-year-old business executive, fluent...

Progressive Ideals Out of Touch with Needs of Minority Communities?

If progressives ever had as a goal the expansion of broadband to minorities, that goal must have fallen off the agenda.  Just as the...

Broadband Access Can Help Us Fulfill the Dream

It's been fifty years since Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., led the March on Washington to protest racism, unemployment, and economic inequities affecting African Americans. ...