Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Authors Posts by Charles Ellison

Charles Ellison

Charles D. Ellison, Managing Editor for, Washington Correspondent for The Philadelphia Tribune and a weekly political analyst providing insight on WDAS-FM (Philadelphia), WVON-AM (Chicago) and KSRO-AM (Sonoma County, CA). He is author of the critically-acclaimed urban political thriller TANTRUM. More information can be found at

Is the GOP Getting Eric Holder Out of the Way?

Could a recent move to hold Eric Holder in contempt simply be a move to keep him off voter suppression?

Chocolate City’s Last Black Politicians

Let's just keep it real, fam: this is the official end of Chocolate City. Get over it and keep moving to Prince George's County

The Politics of Game 7

An unpredictable NBA playoff season offers clues into the current political climate

Why Cory Booker Tripped Over the Bain

Cory Booker's Meet the Press gaffe was all about Cory Booker running for statewide office

Will Obama be a Survivor Post-Announcement and Newsweek?

The first polls are trickling in after last week's announcement - but, it's still all foggy

No Election Super Moon in 2012

While the President's reelection campaign focuses on moving "Forward," the polls suggest anything but

When Black Women Get Hit, No One Cares

The case of Marissa Alexander is not just about Stand Your Ground laws in Florida.

Ted Nugent, the Secret Service and a Nutty Shot at Relevance

Get ready for America's favorite election past-time: the tit-for-tat of foul-mouthed surrogates

A Tupac Hologram? Really, fam?

Hip hop was once all about politics and social change. Now, it's devolved into whack holograms at music festivals

Why Won’t the Obama Campaign Hire Black People?

This Obama 2012 campaign staff pic looks real bad - but, it's not what you think.