How the “Briefcase Salesman” Became a Car Dealing King

Heralded as the “Auto Dealer Advocate” by Black Enterprise, Al Johnson broke barriers in the automobile industry, and readily paved a way for others to follow. As an entrepreneur and philanthropist, Johnson became the first African-American to be awarded a General Motors franchise and later became a leading independent Cadillac dealer.   To do so, he capitalized on the attempted …

How the “Briefcase Salesman” Became a Car Dealing King

Heralded as the “Auto Dealer Advocate” by Black Enterprise, Al Johnson broke barriers in the automobile industry, and readily paved a way for others to follow. As an entrepreneur and philanthropist, Johnson became the first African-American to be awarded a General Motors franchise and later became a leading independent Cadillac dealer.   To do so, he capitalized on the attempted …

PushBlack’s Picks for Father’s Day

Help him keep that summertime fine with the Bevel Shave System and Trimmer. 3. Let your Dad stunt link the champs with this Golden State Warriors jersey. 3. It’s summertime – and you know you want some of your Dad’s famous grilled chicken, fish or ribs. Incentivize that summer grillin’ with some grill master spices! 4. Dads always need to …

PushBlack’s Picks for Father’s Day

Help him keep that summertime fine with the Bevel Shave System and Trimmer. 3. Let your Dad stunt link the champs with this Golden State Warriors jersey. 3. It’s summertime – and you know you want some of your Dad’s famous grilled chicken, fish or ribs. Incentivize that summer grillin’ with some grill master spices! 4. Dads always need to …

PushBlack’s Picks for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is tomorrow – are you ready to honor the father or father-figure in your life? Maybe you want to show your appreciation, but waited until the last minute to do so. Or, maybe, you only know Father’s Day is coming up because we just told you. Well, PushBlack family, we’re here to help. Here’s our pick for five …

Riot or Rebellion: What Happened in Newark, NJ in 1967?

It’s been 50 years since the Newark riots, but has anything changed?   For five nights, gunfire, looting, and flames burgeoned the city of Newark, New Jersey, leaving 23 people dead, 700 injured and forever changing the psyche of the city’s residents.   As reported by the New York Times, Linda Caldwell Epps recalls that “there is not one truth, …

Riot or Rebellion: What Happened in Newark, NJ in 1967?

It’s been 50 years since the Newark riots, but has anything changed?   For five nights, gunfire, looting, and flames burgeoned the city of Newark, New Jersey, leaving 23 people dead, 700 injured and forever changing the psyche of the city’s residents.   As reported by the New York Times, Linda Caldwell Epps recalls that “there is not one truth, …