African- American Tourism Conference: Economic Impact

More is always better as Tourism Industry officials are always looking for strategies to increase the number of visitors to South Carolina, and the development of the African- American niche is one such strategy with promise. The Wando- Huger CDC is presenting its 5th SC African American Tourism Conference where it explores this economic potential. […]

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Garvey: A Guide for Us Today In Our Darkest Hour by Kwadjo Campbell

“For 500 years we been brutalized, we have been beaten, maimed, killed, and ravaged in every way- We are men, We have hopes, We have passions- feelings, desire like any other race…We are men, human beings capable of any acts as any human being. – Intelligent as any other race. Africa, you have been sleeping, […]

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Port Expansion and Economic Opportunity

Port Expansion and Economic Opportunity The City of North Charleston has a bright future. It has the potential of becoming one of the most successful economies in the State. The expansion of the Port of Charleston which will be relocating to the City of North Charleston at the Naval Base is the prime reason. The […]

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African- American Tourism Conference: Economic Impact

African- American Tourism Conference: Economic Impact The new civil rights battlefront is economic development, and the essential question facing our community is ‘How can we build wealth in our community?’ The community cannot develop the economy of African- Americans in a vacuum, therefore, it is important to tap into the five economic engines driving Charleston’s […]

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