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Sep 7, 2020
At first, it felt silent. Which, when you're trying to start a conversation, can be unnerving.
When you laugh, "you can't grab onto the unknown": A children's entertainer reflects on her job in the pandemic.
Sep 4, 2020
Laughter is always important, even in a pandemic.
"Every year throws a new challenge at us," says Patrick Smith of Loftus Ranches, who is 10 days in to his harvest
Aug 21, 2020
Marsha Music talks about her hometown and how urban renewal efforts uprooted the family business.
Aug 11, 2020
With traditional revenue sources like office buildings closed, one food truck owner explains the challenges he's facing during the pandemic.
"If we can't get it let's create it:" tech entrepreneur Rameish Budhoo on creating the Black Nation app
Aug 6, 2020
The Black Nation app started as a directory, and is now a social platform.
Jul 29, 2020
Two workers share how the pandemic has changed their month-to-month finances.
Jul 28, 2020
Maggie Anderson has dedicated herself to Black economic empowerment by buying from Black-owned businesses. But it isn't easy.
Jul 23, 2020
Why one 86-year-old started volunteering in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Many of the agencies survived the Great Depression but later died out. Their loss meant less money invested into Black communities.