Wednesday, September 28, 2016
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UPDATE 9/26: A representative from Airbnb will also attend this tech roundtable. On Tuesday, September 27th at 2 p.m. in Room 2261 of the Rayburn House Office Building, Rep. Bobby Scott will host a roundtable discussion on diversity in the...
Spending on Cops But Not Teachers. How decisions are made and where money goes says it all. For failed Democratic Mayor and former White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, it's back to the future. His plan to stop...
The New African American Museum, formally called the National Museum of African American History and Culture, will open this Saturday, September 24th. I was on a tour of the museum last night and all I can say is: It was...
In an attempt to define the problem of immigration and the alleged dangers of too much immigration his father has been campaigning on, which includes banning members of the Muslims faith from entering the U.S., Donald Trump tweeted a photo...
On September 21st, Republican nominee for president Donald Trump will take part in Black outreach events in Cleveland, Ohio. And the moderator will be George Zimmerman apologist and Fox News host Sean Hannity. The event is similar to other "outreach"...
Here we go again. Jesse Benn ‏@JesseBenn / Add "car breaking down" to the seemingly ever-growing list of things that can get you killed by cops if you're Black. ‏@Sil_Lai / NOT watching video of #TerenceCrutcher. Can't handle witnessing another state sanctioned killing of...
"There’s no such thing as a vote that doesn’t matter. It all matters. And after we have achieved historic turnout in 2008 and 2012, especially in the African-American community, I will consider it a personal insult, an insult to...
After a terrorist attack from what appears to be "lone wolf" actor named Ahmad Khan Rahami, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is emphasizing having a calm and cool temperament in the face of danger. Meanwhile, Republican presidential nominee Donald...
On the Tuesday following Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler's release of a new set top box proposal, Congressional Democratic leadership wants the Commission to clarify this latest wrinkle in the effort to #UnlockTheBox. After Wheeler put out an...
Birther king Donald Trump just won't let it go. His obsessive focus on the baseless issue regarding whether President Obama was born in Hawaii or not is unending. Trump became a celeb within GOP circles with the false claim...