With nine big real estate ventures under his thumbs, real estate mogul
Don Peebles could be on his way to becoming a billionaire. According to Forbes, Peebles, 54, is worth $700 million, up from an estimated $350 million in 2011. His specialty? Neighborhood redevelopments, hotels, high-end office space, historic projects and luxury condos.
Did you know there was a museum dedicated to the Black union movement
and A. Philip Randolph? Well, there is and it is about to celebrate 20
years. And the groundbreaking A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum,
based in Chicago, has partnered with the United Auto Workers (UAW) to
observe the milestone. Here, Dr. Lyn Hughes talks to TNJ.com about the museum and the anniversary.
Being selected a Rhodes scholar is one of the highest academic honors for college students in the U.S. And TNJ.com is delighted to learn that five of the 2015 selected scholars are high-achieving, African American students.