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
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...
Michelle Obama Teams Up With Tom Hanks, Lin-Manuel Miranda For Voter Registration Campaign
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The former first lady has launched When We All Vote, with co-chairs including Janelle Monáe, Chris Paul, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw.
Former first lady Michelle Obama is joining forces with a slew of big names to get voters to the...
When the Fourth of July Was a Black Holiday
After the Civil War, African Americans in the South transformed Independence Day into a celebration of their newly won freedom.
“What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July?” Famed black abolitionist and former slave Frederick Douglass posed...
Unbossed and Unbowed: Maxine Waters Tells MAGA Harassers, ‘If You Shoot at Me, You Better Shoot Straight’Political Power
Congresswoman Maxine Waters did not mince words on Saturday as she addressed the death threats she’s received since calling...
San Francisco Elects Their First African American Female Mayor
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London Breed to finish out mayoral term of late Mayor Ed Lee in historic win
The city of San Francisco has turned the dial and elected its first African American female mayor, London Breed....
SCOTUS and The Scales of Justice
A response to: The Chief Justice, Searching for Middle Ground by Linda Greenhouse
It is February 6, 2018, 12:34 PM. The President of The Unites States is a broken man. Race relations...
Rep Maxine Waters Proves She’s The New Face of Black Civil Rights
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The Congresswoman Boldly Calls Trump and the GOP Out on a Regular & Reminds us all to #StayWoke
Congresswoman Maxine Waters now affectionately known as “Auntie Maxine” recently appeared on AM Joy with Joyann Reid. The blunt and...
Flint Residents Sue EPA for $700M Over Water Crisis
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According to the AP Residents are demanding Flint Government Pay Up for the Water Crisis
Article originally appeared on the Associated Press More than 1,700 Flint-area residents and property owners are seeking more...
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