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NCLR (National Council of La Raza), Largest National Latino civil Rights and Advocacy Organization

on Saturday, 02 October 2010 10:13.

NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía to address thousands at historic One Nation Working Together rally at the Lincoln Memorial on Saturday, October 2

Washington, DC
—Exactly one month before Election Day, NCLR (National Council of La Raza), the largest national Latino civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States, will join leading human and civil rights organizations, labor unions, students, and religious groups to host a rally on the National Mall in Washington, DC for jobs, justice, and education.


NCDOT awards more than half a million dollars to Saint Augustine’s College to develop transportation curriculum

on Tuesday, 28 September 2010 10:28.

RALEIGH ––Transportation Secretary Gene Conti and Dr. Dianne Boardley Suber, president of Saint Augustine’s College have formed a partnership to create an innovative and unique training initiative at the historically black college. An agreement to develop this training program was signed today on campus.


$43.4 Million of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Funds Awarded to NCDOT

on Friday, 24 September 2010 11:40.

(RALEIGH) - The North Carolina Department of Transportation’s Rail Division to spend $43.4 million for  improvements to better accommodate passengers at  nine train stations along the Southeast High Speed Rail (SEHSR) corridor between Raleigh and Charlotte. 


For Migrant Workers, Community Cooperation Builds on Individual Strengths

on Saturday, 11 September 2010 15:10.

Migrant Workers, Community Cooperation Builds on Individual Strengths Fostering community cooperation, building on skills and strengths, and getting strangers to work together -- these are fundamentals of community development. A pilot study of six migrant families living in a farm town, published in Southern Rural Sociology.


Bad Leadership Wrecks Companies, Despite What Leaders Wish

on Friday, 03 September 2010 14:31.

When companies go out of business, their leaders often blame something other than their own performance for the failure. Lehman Bros.’s CEO Richard Fuld said his immense compensation package had nothing to do with his firm’s death ...


Addressing Alarming Increase In Wealth Gap Between Black and White Americans

on Friday, 13 August 2010 10:18.

white household median net worthBob Johnson Urges National Dialogue Based on Recognition of Race... Johnson Argues that Wealth Gap Compares to “Compelling National Interest Test” Which Could Justify Race-Recognition Remedies. Bethesda, MD  - In an address to Members of Congress and participants attending a Congressional Black Caucus meeting...