Politics

Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, Ph.D. 12th Congressional District of North Carolina Dr. Alma S. Adams was elected to her second term representing the 12th Congressional District of North Carolina on November 8, 2016. After winning a special election in November 2014, Congresswoman Adams was sworn in immediately as the 100th woman elected to the 113th […]

Former President Barack Obama sat down to give advice to students in Chicago for his speaking engagement since he left office. After returning from an extended and richly deserved vacation, what more appropriate place for his first speech than his hometown? The Associated Press reports that Obama took time today to speak with area students […]

West Coast rap legend Snoop Dogg takes literal shots at President Donald Trump in the visuals for his latest single, "Lavender."

Former President Barack Obama is getting his report card from an array of panelists for “Barack Obama Day” at Morehouse College. Playing off of President’s Day, a robust selection of speakers, panelists, and activists discuss Barack Obama and what his term means for Black people. Speakers include Vice President of news and men’s programming at Interactive One […]

Mayor Pro Tem Vi Lyles announced today that she was running for Mayor of Charlotte in the 2017 election. Lyles said the city needs strong leadership to negotiate the challenges facing Charlotte from the impasse with state legislators in Raleigh to tackling the challenges of affordable housing and job opportunities for working class residents. “I’m […]

Rose believes that the rape accusations caused indelible harm to his image.

A Brooklyn Assemblywoman was arrested this weekend after her 12-year-old son told authorities she hit him with a broomstick.

"For too long policy makers have chosen to play politics with prime-policy by enacting so-called tough on crime slogans and soundbites." – Congressman Bobby Scott

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