What is “freedom” to Black migrants?

By Anika Forrest and Haddy Gassama  On Aug. 26 we marked 60 years since crowds descended on the National Mall for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. As we continue to reflect on the progress made in the decades since, the “freedom” part gives us pause.   In the days, months, and years leading


‘Divorce Proceedings Are Underway,’ She Also Revealed: Shirley Strawberry Tearfully Apologizes to Steve & Marjorie Harvey in Her Own Strawberry Letter | WatchListen

Radio personality Shirley Strawberry attends the 2nd annual Steve Harvey Foundation gala at Cipriani Wall Street on April 4, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/FilmMagic) *Over the weekend, we told you that “Steve Harvey Morning Show” co-host Shirley Strawberry was going to be the subject of her own Strawberry Letter this Monday


Set up for success: Put children on the payroll

By Megan SaylesAFRO Business Writermsayles@afro.com It’s common for young adults to start thinking about retirement plans once they begin working full-time. But saving can start much earlier, especially if parents hire their children. Investment brokerages allow parents and legal guardians to open Roth Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) on behalf of their children no matter their