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50 Years After the March on Washington: Where Are We Going in Wage Levels & Income?

Originally Published: 08/09/2013 08:39 am ET│ Updated Dec 06, 2017

By Dedrick Asante-Muhammad

Over the next several weeks, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, we will delve into some of the most prominent issues facing African Americans both in 1963 and today. 307 more words

President Michel Temer will create another Ministry. This time, Temer will create the Special Secretariat of Public Security, which will be subordinated directly to Temer. 174 more words

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Venezuelans are starving amid economic crisis, food shortages

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro, right, and his wife Cilia Flores

Reuters

February 22, 2018 | 1:49am

CARACAS – Venezuelans reported losing on average 24 lbs in body weight last year and almost 90 percent now live in poverty, according to a new university study on the impact of  442 more words

The federal intervention decreed by the Federal Government in the Public Security of the State of Rio de Janeiro should have the effect of barring the vote of the Social Security reform. 204 more words

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The Economic Lessons of Martin Luther King

Originally Published: 01/19/2013 12:14 pm ET │Updated Mar 21, 2013

By: Dedrick Asante-Muhammad

One of the most overlooked aspects of Martin Luther King’s legacy is his work around economic justice and poverty. 592 more words

Financial Lessons of the Holidays

Originally Published: 12/23/2012 07:50 pm ET │ Updated Feb 22, 2013

By Dedrick Asante-Muhammad

As we prepare for the holidays, it’s time to turn our attention to the simple things in life. 500 more words