Obama to Return 5% of His Salary

Obama to Return 5% of His Salary

By ANDREW ACKERMAN – President Barack Obama plans to return 5% of his salary this year to the Treasury, a symbolic gesture of solidarity with federal workers facing possible furloughs—and reduced pay—because of automatic spending cuts known as the sequester. His...

Black Business Friday: John H. Johnson

Born John Harold Johnson, January 19, 1918, in Arkansas City, AR; died after a long illness, August 8, 2005, in Chicago, IL. Publisher. John H. Johnson built a media empire based on the immensely successful magazines Ebony and Jet in the years following World War II....
Meet the Black Enterprise Teen Entrepreneur Winners

Meet the Black Enterprise Teen Entrepreneur Winners

[BlackTree TV Atlanta] BlackTree TV Host Lakesha Womack goes talks to the winners of the Teenpreneurship conference in Atlanta, GA. When private school bills became too much for the Holland family, instead of pulling their kids out of the school and enrolling them in...
Angela Davis Documentary to Released in Theaters Nationwide

Angela Davis Documentary to Released in Theaters Nationwide

Codeblack Films has turned to online platform Tugg to identify new audiences for “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners,” its upcoming documentary about political activist Angela Davis. Tugg allows users to pick a film they want to see in theaters and gather support...