UPDATE 1-Blackstar to offer $224 mln for S.Africa's Mvela
Buying Mvela would give Blackstar control of one of South Africa's best-known black investment firms. It will also create a company large enough to be listed on the main board in London. Mvela has been spinning off investments for the past two years.
Obama 2012 Pumps Up the Volume in Black Communities
Despite unwavering support among a majority of Black voters, President Obama’s re-election ... after a summer in which they were stunned to hear several complaints that African-Americans were feeling ignored by the administration.
African Meeting House was 'beacon on the hill'
which by that time had already formed the young nation's first black masonic order, an African Benevolent Society and an African school. Though designed as a place for worship, education, social gatherings and cultural events--"The Marriage of Figaro" was ...
Ten Black Pearl Harbor Facts
The military awarded his bravery with the Naval Cross. 2) The first issues of African American newspapers after Pearl Harbor ran the headlines “Mr. President, Count on Us,” and “The Black Tenth is Ready.” 3) Joe Louis promised prize money from his ...