Saturday, November 18, 2017
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On November 17, civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. announced that he's been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. “Reverend Jackson was born a fighter and the fights he’s led and won for this country prove just that. Through his Rainbow...
During Politic365's 6th Annual Blueprint Policy Forum, a cross section of leaders from across the public and private sectors united to explore strategies for Ensuring Equity in the Innovation Economy. At a time of growing social unrest, heightened partisan tensions, and increasing racial,...
Despite a hyper-politicized climate that continues to yield many a stalemate in Congress, bipartisan consensus appears to be emerging yet again, on the issue of broadband infrastructure. Senators John Thune (R-SD), Chairman of the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and...
NAACP Meets with American Airlines. As the NAACP changes in to a more directly politically active advocacy organization, they have taken on the challenge of dealing with American Airlines after a pilot removed civil rights activist Tamika Mallory from...
Eight dead in lower Manhattan. In what New York Mayor Bill de Blasio defined as a “cowardly terrorist attack”, a terrorist act once again near the World Trade Center, has apparently occurred in New York City once again. This time claiming the...
Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help Virgin Islands. Led by Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) and Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), members of the CBC pushed for more assistance and attention for the Virgin Islands. “There is massive devastation...
Texas Rep. Rep. Al Green Takes Impeachment to the Floor of the House. In a daring a bold move, Rep. Al Green arrived on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives and looked as if he was about...
Discuss Anything Other Than Police Misconduct. In the world of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones you get to tell your employees what to do even if it violated the first amendment to the Constitution you say you're so loyal to. In...
No whinin' or complainin.' The CBC Gala that took place on the night of September 23rd was the first in years not featuring President Barack Obama or first lady Michelle Obama.  The lines for metal detectors were short and there...
During CBC Week, California Senator Kamala Harris, who is now being talked about as a possible future candidate for President, delivered remarks and accepted the President’s Award at the Black Women’s Agenda, Inc. 40th Annual Symposium Workshop and Awards Lunch...