TheLoop21.Com Partners with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.

Alpha Kappa Alpha (AKA) Sorority, Inc. and have collaborated to launch “2010 Economic Survey of Black America,” an online survey which will aim to assess the consumerism of Black Americans. You can read more about it here.

Social and economic empowerment is endemic to the mission of many Black Greek organizations. Partnering with a Black Greek-letter organization may likely help to ensure participation and engage Black low-wage earners, collegians and professionals.

Participants will be asked questions relevant to local and global economic status as well as subsequent fiscal impact as well as be eligible for prizes and giveaways.

The survey will launch at April 9 and continue through April 23rd.


The Hotel Statler: Time To Let Her Go

Hotel Statler in Buffalo, N.Y., originally uploaded by newspapermann.

The Statler is slowly crumbling and decaying from years of neglect. It’s condition is irreversible. The prognosis is terminal. Mothballing the structure equalled architectural hospice. The time has come. Take it off of life support. Tear it down.