Dreaming of Cuba

Last month, I traveled with a friend to Havana, the realization of a lifelong dream of visiting our tropical island neighbor, frozen in time since 1959. Since I’ve been a fan of all things Cuban for so long, it felt like returning to a familiar place, not like an alien land I was seeing for the first time. Thanks to the Cuban people, who embraced us like family, the Cuba of my dreams will forever be the Cuba of my heart.

Black-owned businesses receive just 0.5 percent of the $4.63 billion spending from the seven reporting agencies in an African American Leadership Forum survey. Source: African American Leadership Forum
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Black-owned businesses not receiving fair share of public contracts

 By Harry Colbert, Jr., Managing Editor, harry@insightnews.com A picture is worth a thousand words, and the picture on the cover of this week’s edition of Insight News tells a shocking tale. In 2016, African American Leadership Forum’s (AALF) executive director, Jeffrey Hassan, and Minneapolis Urban League executive director, Steven Belton, met with public, private and...
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