President Obama Knows What You're Watching, You Lazy Couch Potato

While addressing a large group of American students via the National Urban League Conference in New Orleans this week, President Barack Obama attempted to ignite their competitive fire in order to better the country: "You're competing against young people in Beijing and Bangalore. You know, they're not hanging out,… » 7/26/12 4:00pm 7/26/12 4:00pm

Being A Black Woman In America Is Tough Stuff

The National Urban League has released its State Of Black America report, and as you may expect, there's good news and bad news. Bad news first: Black women hold more jobs nationwide than black men, but, even though they're often referred to as the "backbone of the black family," black women earn less: $566 a week… » 3/05/08 12:30pm 3/05/08 12:30pm