With an entire city watching, convicted murderer Jason Van Dyke was taken into sheriff’s custody Friday and escorted from...
Janelle Monáe and Angela Rye Have One Message: Go Vote Arts & Entertainment, Empowerment, Featured, Political Power
With the deadline for Voter Registration vastly approaching and midterm elections right around the corner celebs are urging you to use voice and vote
The midterm elections are coming in November, and this vote comes at a critical point in our nation’s history....
RONDA COLVIN-LEARY SWORN IN AS FIRST ELECTED AFRICAN AMERICAN JUDGE IN GWINNETT COUNTY, GEORGIA Empowerment, Featured, Political Power
Colvin-Leary is also the first African-American to be elected to the State Court bench in Gwinnett County.
Back in May, Ronda Colvin-Leary made history as the first African American judge to be elected in Gwinnett County, Georgia. It...
Anita Hill: Kavanaugh Hearing On Sexual Assault Accusations ‘Cannot Be Fair’ Featured, Political Power, RYSE News
“To do it better, we have to have a fair process. And a fair process starts with ... a real investigation,” Hill said.
Anita Hill believes that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s upcoming hearing on the sexual assault allegations against him simply...
Ayanna Pressley wins Democratic Primary in Massachusetts over House Veteran Empowerment, Featured, On the RYSE, Political Power
The Boston City Councilor is the first black woman to represent Massachusetts in Congress
What do you say to the young black, female politician who now holds the same congressional seat as late...
Florida’s GOP gubernatorial nominee says a vote for his black opponent would ‘monkey this up’ Featured, Political Power
The racist remark hasn't gone unnoticed by first African-American Democratic nominee for Governor in the state of Florida.
Fresh off his victory in the Florida Republican gubernatorial primary, Rep. Ron DeSantis said Wednesday that voters would “monkey...
Andrew Gillum wins Florida governor primary in upset victory for the left Empowerment, Featured, Political Power
The Tallahassee mayor will be the Democratic nominee in one of 2018’s most important governor’s races.
Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum prevailed in the hotly contested Democratic primary election for Florida governor, giving the left another marquee win in...
Trump’s Former Lawyer, Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty To 8 Felony Charges— What’s Next for Trump Administration Featured, Political Power
An adminstration with a lengthy track record of dodging danger may not be so lucky after former campaign chair Paul Manafort is also found guilty on several federal charges within an hour of Cohen
President Trump’s election and ascent into the White House have been plagued with rumor, scandal, and overall ‘shenanigans’ to...
Georgia race pits ‘politically incorrect’ Republican against Democrat who would be the first black female governor Featured, Political Power
The gubernatorial race between Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp is largely about who can move beyond their partisan bases to capture Georgia's electoral middle
It is shaping up to be the ultimate identity-politics contest: A brash, shotgun-wielding, white male conservative who bills himself...
Eric Holder for President? Obama’s Former Attorney General ‘Seriously Considering’ Running in 2020 Political Power
Among the 2020 Democratic Candidates include former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris
Former Our President Barack Obama’s play cousin, Eric Holder, is reportedly strongly considering running for the White House in 2020 and...
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