Black Positive People : Entrepreneur Creates Site To Help Blacks “Buy Black”, Increase Black Businesses’ Exposure

Clyde C Coger Jr

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Nov 17, 2006
In the Spirit of Black Unity,

Entrepreneur Creates Site To Help Blacks “Buy Black”, Increase Black Businesses’ Exposure


Aaron Barnes

According to the New York Times, “Blacks spend less money in Black-owned businesses than other racial and ethnic groups spend in businesses owned by members of their groups, including Hispanics and Asians.” In other words, African Americans are good at talking about “buying black”, but not so good at following through.

Aaron Barnes feels the reason blacks don’t buy from black businesses is primarily an issue of trust and knowing what is out there and what the options are ...



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