Sunday, August 28, 2016
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In yet another piece of evidence that Republican nominee Donald Trump is careening towards a massive landslide in 71 days, Trump decided to ramble on at an event in Iowa on illegal immigrants.  He also spoke once again about...
Colin Kaepernick, the QB of the San Francisco 49ers: “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses Black people and people of color. To me, this is bigger than football and...
Trump Uses Shooting Death of Dwyane Wade's Cousin as Time to Say "I Told You So."  It doesn't matter that less than 0.0253 are ever involved in a shooting death either as the victim or the perpetrator.  Never mind...
What's below will likely go down as one the most memorable ads of the 2016 presidential campaign.  This Clinton ad runs at a time when Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is attempting to make progress with African American votes. From saying...
Was former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's press interaction at NABJ a press conference? Given the select group of reporters and the fact there was so few the answer would have to be no.  The question remains: Why hasn't Hillary Clinton,...
Now this ought to be a good one. According to a report in the Washington Post, Republican presidential nominee, who is polling at 1 percent with African American voters, has a new plan to attract Black voters. The plan: he's...
After viewing flood damage in Louisiana, President Obama will meet with the family of Alton Sterling. Sterling, 37, was shot to death by a Baton Rouge Police Officer on July 5, 2016. The encounter Sterling had that ended in his death...
By: Ron Busby, President, US Black Chambers, Inc. In the wake of the continued outrages of police shootings, the effort to raise awareness of the need for a sound financial foundation for Black America has gained momentum across the country....
Republican Senator Mark Kirk, who is set to lose his Senate seat to Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) as she is ahead in the polls, today referred to the first Black President of the United States in quite an "interesting"...
Several sources on Capitol Hill confirm that Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) is planning to move major justice reform legislation in September when the House finally returns from a long summer recess.  With Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump running around...