AllVid is Anything but All Good for Diverse Programmers

TV is literally everywhere.  Whether you’re watching your favorite show on cable television, streaming movies on Netflix or Hulu, or using AppleTV or your smartphone to access the programs of your choice, consumers have the ...
by Politic365 Staff


Release of 6,112 Federal Inmates Largest in History

Over 6,000 federal inmates will be released nationwide over the next few days.  Many will be placed in halfway houses and on home confinement.  The the release of the federal inmates under the U.S. Sentencing Commission retr...
by Lauren Victoria Burke


FCC Enacts Historic Prison Phone Rate Reform

Today, the Federal Communications Commission took the extraordinary step of capping prison phone rates at $0.11 per minute for local and in-state long distance calls. It also cut it’s current rate cap on interstate long d...
by Politic365 Staff



CBCF Chair Don Peebles Gains Momentum in Bid for New York Mayor

Real estate tycoon Don Peebles holds many accolades to his name. Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Peebles Corporation, the largest African American-run real estate company in the United States. Chairman of the Congressional Black ...
by Kristal High


The 6 Black Caucus Members Who Attended the CBC + Bernie Sanders Meeting

1. Rep. G.K. Butterfield 2. Rep. John Conyers 3. Rep. Charlie Rangel 4. Rep. Yvette Clarke 5. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee 6. Rep. Karen Bass These are the six Black Caucus members who attended a meeting for Congressional Black Cauc...
by Lauren Victoria Burke


VA Republicans Press Dem Gov for Release of Report on Cop Beating of Black UVA Student

Though Virginia’s Democratic Governor Terry McAulife has been virtually silent on the issue of whether a police report on the beating of University of Virginia student Martese Johnson should be made public, Republicans in...
by Lauren Victoria Burke



Katrina Anniversary: There are no words

The ten-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina is here. How the hell do I write about that? Perhaps it’s appropriate to offer a disclaimer: I don’t live in New Orleans, and I never have. I can’t speak from the perspective ...
by Matthew Stieglitz


Secondary Markets Pose New Opportunity for Spectrum Shortage

These days, most people rely on mobile devices – cell phones, smartphones, you name it – to stay connected on the go.  As mobile use increases, so too does the demand for spectrum – the radio waves that make ...
by Kristal High