Last week, National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial and a delegation of economists met with Janet Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, on the issue of the lack of diversity within the Federal Reserve. Here, TNJ Senior Editor Sergie Willoughby speaks with Morial about how the meeting played out and what the next steps are.
On the very day his friends and comrades were celebrating the birthday
of Malcolm X (El Hajj Malik El Shabazz), Elombe Brath was joining his
fellow revolutionary on the other side of our struggle. Brath, 77, made
his transition Monday, May 19 at the Amsterdam Nursing Home, according
to his son, Cinque.