Jim Crow-era regulations created for the express purpose of denying blacks economic opportunity are still on the books and must be repealed to promote black prosperity, according to the Project 21 black leadership network in its forthcoming "Blueprint for a Better Deal for Black America."
Recommendations in Project 21's Blueprint meant to encourage employment opportunities for black communities are being released just after the U.S. Department of Labor' Bureau of Labor Statistics announced its
Health Care Expert Says Congress Can Fix Gross Violation of Individual Liberty
Mandate to Buy Insurance Failed to Make Obamacare Exchanges Function Properly
With the Senate version of tax reform containing a repeal of Obamacare's individual mandate, a health care expert with the National Center for Public Policy Research says the House of Representatives would be wise to embrace this restoration of individual liberty as the chambers conference on a final version of the bill to be sent
"Cynical" Attack on National Anthem Divides Nation
NAACP Chapter's Demand Contradicts Earlier Claims That Protests Are Not About Flag.
Washington, DC -As the NAACP's California chapterarguesthat the "Star-Spangled Banner" should be dropped as America's national song because it is "racist" and "anti-black," members of theProject 21black leadership network condemn such claims as cynical and divisive. Black conservatives with Project 21 also note that this lobbying by the NAACP conflicts wi
Black Activists Credit Trump Policies for Helping Create 17-Year Low in Black Unemployment.
Washington, DC - Recently released unemployment statistics showing black unemployment at a 17-year low are being applauded by members of the Project 21 black leadership network as a triumph of the "commonsense" policies and economic confidence brought about by the Trump Administration.
"Commonsense measures to reduce regulation are a major step in improving American economic conditions," said Project 21
Project 21 Members Say Stunt "Only Serves to Racially Fracture Our National Psyche"
- The NAACP recently issued a "travel advisory" for the state of Missouri that suggests a "looming danger" exists there. Members of the Project 21 black leadership network who live in Missouri see this as an unproductive publicity stunt ignoring the real problems affecting black residents in the Show Me State – particularly in the city of St. Louis.
Originating with the Missouri NAACP State Conference and rec
Washington, DC -Commenting on President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address tonight, members of the Project 21 black leadership network saw a presidency lacking new ideas that suggested Obama may be “running out the clock” on his presidency without much vision but with plenty of continued class warfare and big government rhetoric. “President Obama really did not offer anything new in his address to Congress. All he did was present the American people with the same old clunker policies spra
Black Conservatives File Supreme Court Brief Asking Justices to Clarify Disparate Impact in Fair Housing Act
Case Could Set Major Precedent for Race and Regulation
Court Accepted Two Similar Cases Settled Before Consideration -- It's Time for Court to Finally Rule on the Issue
Washington, DC - With the U.S. Supreme Court finished handing down opinions for its recently-completed term, members of the Project 21 black leadership network joined a legal brief that was recently filed with the Court t