African American This category contains the latest news of special relevance to the African American community, including cultural and historical events, awards, scholarships and educational initiatives along with announcements of African American entertainment network events and premieres. Find releases regarding interviews with Black artists, athletes, and business and community leaders. Read reports based on studies about diversity in the workplace, multicultural achievement and issues in education. Also included are results of studies and research devoted to minority health concerns.

Feb 27, 2015

14:55 ET

Original Tuskegee Airman O. Lawton Wilkerson talks with United Airlines employees about African American involvement in aviation at the airline's headquarters at Willis Tower.

Feb 27, 2015

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Feb 27, 2015

00:01 ET

Census logo

Feb 26, 2015

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Feb 26, 2015

13:00 ET

Kamarre Anders, a student in the center's first graduating class, joined his classmates Shon'Tavia Cooper, Antwan Johnson-Tobler, Lucious Jackson, Donell Johnson and Azurnisha Ulysse in helping state Representative Travis Hutson cut the ceremonial ribbon at the center Tuesday.

Feb 26, 2015

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Feb 26, 2015

12:00 ET

TOYOTA GREEN INITIATIVE (PRNewsFoto/Toyota Green Initiative)

Feb 26, 2015

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Feb 25, 2015

14:21 ET

The Word Network Launches in the Holy Land

Feb 25, 2015

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Feb 25, 2015

10:00 ET

Radio One, Inc. logo.

Feb 24, 2015

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Feb 24, 2015

15:59 ET

St. Thomas University logo.

Feb 24, 2015

10:14 ET

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, by 2060 there will be about 74.5 million Blacks, which will constitute 17.9 percent of the total U.S. population.

Feb 23, 2015

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Feb 23, 2015

15:02 ET

SBA LOGO

Feb 23, 2015

10:05 ET

SIRIUS XM logo.

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