There’s a reason Tarana Burke is so often on our #WomanCrushWednesday: the activist and #MeToo movement founder consistently does...
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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....
In The 11th Hour of His Presidency, Barack Obama is Commuting Sentences
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President Barack Obama Has Commuted More Sentences Than His Predecessors and Many of Them Are Black
This article originally appeared on The Hill Barack Obama, in the 11th hour of his presidency, has commuted...
So Hard to Say Goodbye: President Obama Prepares for Farewell Speech
Chicago's McCormick Place will host the Historic Moment
This article originally appeared on The Washington Times There’s a bodacious presidential event in the making, and it’s...
Peek Inside The Obama’s Private White House Quarters
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Style, Grace & Class Extend into the Makings of their Private White House Quarters
With only a few months to go before they officially move out, The Obama’s have let the world into...
Soledad O’Brien Will Host New Sunday Morning Political Show This Fall
Newsticker, Political Power
Hearst TV Announced "Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien" to launch in select local markets
After her stint with now defunct, Al Jazeera America, Soledad O’Brien will return to TV this fall with her...
Paul Ryan Posts Selfie With All Of The Capitol Interns and It Exposes A Very Real Issue
Paul Ryan posts picture of Capitol Hill interns with almost NO ethnic diversity
A selfie that Speaker of the House Paul Ryan posted of more than 100 Capitol Hill interns sparked outrage over the...
Why We Don’t Know David Joseph, Antronie Scott, And Other Unarmed Police Brutality Fatalities
The shift in media attention away from police brutality feels deeply problematic.
Despite being both unarmed and in a potentially unhinged state of mind, 17-year-old David Joseph – found inexplicably standing...
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