Centering education in the reparations conversation

By Maya Pottiger, Word in Black We are in an era where the discourse on reparations travels along a number of crucial pathways.  It meanders through the history of housing discrimination and inequities in home loan approvals. It acknowledges the haunting reality of police brutality and violence towards Black bodies. “Those are clearly grounds and


Mayor Brandon Scott announces James Wallace, 33-year fire department veteran, as the new Baltimore City fire chief

By Khira Moore AFRO Intern Baltimore City Fire Department officials joined Mayor Brandon Scott as he nominated James Wallace, acting director of the Mayor’s Office of Emergency Management, as the new fire chief.  Wallace began his career as a medical paramedic before switching to firefighter-paramedics. He’s gained experience in several levels of leadership, even serving

Yen (JPY USD) Swings After BOJ Adjusts Yield Curve Control (YCC) – Bloomberg

Yen (JPY USD) Swings After BOJ Adjusts Yield Curve Control (YCC)  BloombergBank of Japan Won’t Tweak Yield Curve Control at This Juncture: AllianceBernstein  Bloomberg TelevisionWhy U.S. stocks and bonds stumbled on talk of a Bank of Japan policy tweak  MarketWatchRisk assets slump after BOJ report signals a change  ForexLiveBank of Japan May Hold ‘Live’ Meeting This Week: Lombard Odier  Bloomberg