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.
The oil-rich country of Qatar recently paid $250 million for Cézanne’s
painting The Card Players—making it the highest price ever for a work of
art. Obviously, Qatar thought it was a good investment. Art
can boost anyone’s investment portfolio, but you don’t need to spend
nearly as much.