If your budget goes down 15%, then it should be 15% across the board, not 25% on the African American
piece, leaving the other piece the way it is," Kemp says, referring to the cuts most often aggressively applied to spending in black media, when companies experience financial difficulty.
The second chapter concentrates on Ringwood's Journal, which ran during the downturn in African American
economic standing and political power of the 1890s, a period that gave rise to African American
women's activism and clubs dedicated to racial uplift.
The meaning and role of culture has been at the center of much controversy in research and public policy dialogues about the African American
For Harlequin, the Arabesque deal brings greater access to African American
authors, backlists and a loyal readership base.
Graham, Taylor and Hudley (1998) found that while African American
girls expressed academic values that were similar to their high-achieving white classmates, African American
boys expressed the lowest level of valuation for their high-achieving male classmates, reserving their respect and admiration for Black classmates who exhibited many undesirable classroom behaviors.
Living in Chicago-which is still a very segregated city--can very likely encourage students to pursue the study of race relations or the African American
experience through their majors and minors and classes," he said.
The dominant theme that asserted itself throughout this book was that of positive mental health, or resiliency, which was used to view current mental health issues among African Americans
Moreover, while this book is about both African American
and Jewish victimization and agency, it treats the Jewish community in somewhat greater detail and with greater sensitivity than the African American
community, which no doubt left fewer formal records for the historian to examine than its Jewish counterpart.
An apparent growth in programs that cater to immigrants can be misconstrued as African Americans
not receiving similar attention, Williams says, and "immigrant entrepreneur workshops are seen as not doing enough for blacks.
In addition to support for missions from the limited funds of African American
Baptist churches, the American Colonization Society (ACS) and white Baptist churches provided funds for this mission endeavor.
It is important to note that researchers (Abrams & Gibbs, 2002; Denby & Alford, 1996; Gardner & Miranda, 2001; Troutman, 2001) have found that African American
parents value the educational success of their children.
The problems confronting the African American
community must be returned to the forefront of the nation's social agenda.