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Thursday, February 1st, 2018


America is Open For Business If You Believe Trump

By Roger Caldwell Playing the role of economic cheerleader, President Trump says ” America is open for business and we are competitive once again.” So I guess during Obama’s presidency, America closed its borders, and was not ready for business. But in order to accurately understand Trump’s statements, it is necessary to understand that 75% of what he says is a fabrication of the truth. During Trump’s speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, there were some people in the crowd who booed and hissed at his remarks.Read More

Healthier Soul Food Cookbook Takes Fresh Approach to Traditional Recipes for “Go Red” Heart Health Month

Joint Project Between Transamerica Center for Health Studies and the Association of Black Women Physicians Promotes Healthier, Happy Traditional Eating (Black PR Wire) LOS ANGELES – January 29, 2018 – The Healthier Traditions Cookbook: Soul Food, a healthy twist on traditional Southern dishes, features 17 classic recipes and is available for complimentary download today. The cookbook, a collaboration of Transamerica Center for Health Studies® (TCHS) with theAssociation of Black Women Physicians (ABWP), helps maintain the integrity of these soul food dishes, while identifying easy steps people can take to enjoy healthier versions. Each recipe was adapted andRead More

State of Black America is strong, experts say

Leaders in Education, Civil Rights, Religion and Housing Discuss the State of Black America at Annual NNPA Conference (From left-right) Lisa Frison, the vice president of African American segment strategy at Wells Fargo; Julius Cartwright, the former president of National Association of Real Estate Brokers; Dorothy Leavell, the chairman of the NNPA; Reverend Tony Lee, the pastor of Community of Hope A.M.E. Church; Dr. Amos Brown, the pastor of the Third Baptist Church of San Francisco; Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., the president and CEO of the NNPA; and Dr.Read More

Amazon, Buffett and JPMorgan join forces on health care

By: TOM MURPHY, AP Health Writer Amazon, Buffett and JPMorgan join forces on health care SEATTLE – Three of corporate America’s heaviest hitters – Amazon, Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase – sent a shudder through the health industry Tuesday when they announced plans to jointly create a company to provide their employees with high-quality, affordable care. The announcement was short on details about precisely what the independent company will do. But given the three players’ outsize influence – and Amazon’s ability to transform just about everything it touches – the allianceRead More