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.
Usher may be one of contemporary R&B's greats, but he is also a person
who cares. And he’s been doing so with his
Usher’s New Look, which he founded with his mom in 1999. Among the various social services it provides, New Look
mentors disadvantaged children and adolescents and is dedicated to
bridging the gap between despair and success for young people globally. And the person making things run is president and CEO Yvette Cook.