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Lauren Victoria Burke

Lauren Victoria Burke
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Lauren Victoria Burke is a writer, comms strategist and political analyst. She created Crewof42, a blog focused on African American members of Congress, in 2009. Ms. Burke also writes for NBC BLK, The Root, NNPA and is the Managing Editor of Politic365. As part of a diverse career in politics and media, she has served as a congressional staffer for the U.S. Senate Democratic Policy Committee, Communications Director for U.S. Rep. Andre Carson (D-IN) and Director of Communications for Justin Fairfax for Lt. Governor of Virginia. From 2014 to 2017, Ms. Burke appeared each Monday on NewsOneNow with Roland Martin on TVOne. Ms. Burke holds a B.A. in History from The American University. She was born and raised in New York. Email: LBurke007@gmail.com. Twitter: @LVBurke. IG: @laurenvburke. Periscope: @LVBurke

Dr. William Barber Declares: It’s Movement Time Again

During a speech on the night of the State of the Union, Rev. William Barber proclaims "it's movement time again." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQzZowezRM4

Omarosa Breaks Silence on Trump White House

Former Trump White House staff member Omarosa Manigault Newman recently spoke out about her time in the White House.  The former contestant on NBC's The Apprentice was...

After Adding $1.5 Trillion to the Debt, Rand Paul Shuts Down...

With a straight face, Republican Tea Party Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) shutdown the government over the deficit issue. Meanwhile, many on social media reminded the...

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Black Panther with It’s All Black Cast is Set to Break All Marvel Records It doesn’t hit theaters until February 16, but the much anticipated...

Trump Moves to End Diversity Visas

In a surprise to no one, a new immigration proposal by the Trump Administration would end diversity visas. Since so much of Trump’s policy...

London Breed is Replaced as San Francisco Mayor and Black Activists...

London Breed is Replaced as San Francisco Mayor and Black Activists are Furious “It’s been an honor to serve the City during this difficult time....

Black Caucus Gives Fashioned Response to Trump in the Form of...

Though there were many protest events in response to Donald Trump’s first State of the Union, members of the Congressional Black Caucus perhaps won...

Trump Moves to End Diversity VISAs that Benefits African and Caribbean...

In a surprise to no one, a new immigration proposal by the Trump Administration would end diversity visas. Since so much of Trump’s policy...

A Man at King’s Side: Civil Rights Leader Wyatt Tee Walker...

Civil Rights leader and Reverend Wyatt Tee Walker, who was a key strategist to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., died today in Virginia. He...

Trump and Racism: Reps. John Lewis and Maxine Waters to Boycott...

Civil Rights legend and Congressman John Lewis (D-GA) announced he will not attend the State of the Union on January 30th.   Reps. Maxine Waters (D-CA)...