10 Things We're Talking About

July 2011
Essence (Time Inc.);Jul2011, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p68
The article focuses on issues related to the African American community. An online course in personal finance management was passed by singer Toni Braxton who twice declared bankruptcy in 1998 and 2010. A lawsuit was filed by stylist Jestina Clayton against the Utah cosmetology regulatory board for requiring hair professionals to complete about 2,000 hours of study. Nigerian businessman Aliko Dangote has been named the world's richest Black person.


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