Why we still need black-owned banks

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OPINION – Since the 19th Century, African-American-owned banks have played a vital role in the economic development of our communities… (African-American businesses, grew from 4,000 in 1867 to approximately 50,000 by 1917.

Source: thegrio.com

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Board Diversity: Tech Companies Without Black Corporate Directors

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The worst offenders related to lack of board diversity are Silicon Valley tech companies. BE found most don’t have a single black director. (RT @VernaMyers: Which top tech companies fail to have a single African American among their governance ranks?

Source: www.blackenterprise.com

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