Sunday, June 26, 2016
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GOP in Freefall. In a week where the Republican party appeared to be in a state of freefall over the controversial statements of the presumed GOP nominee for President, real estate millionaire Donald Trump, three Republicans officially jumped off...
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a proclamation declaring tomorrow -- Tuesday, June 7, 2016 -- as “Prince Day” in Minnesota. Tomorrow would have been Prince Rogers Nelson's 58th birthday.  The legendary singer who covered all genres of music and won...
"His comments are offensive and wrong, and he should retract them," Republican Senator Kelly Ayotte told NBC during an interview today. Ayotte is one of nine Republican Senators facing tough elections with the prospect of Donald Trump joining them on...
There are many things to say about the great legend Muhammad Ali. He was the first larger than life icon in the modern media age. Ali was far more than an athlete.  He was a political figure who forced...
According to the National Association of Education Statistics, African American women are the most educated demographic segment in the U.S. population. RELATED: National Association of Education Statistics "By both race and gender there is a higher percentage of black women (9.7...
In yet another one of those crazy creepy things that has popped up since the rise of Donald Trump, Mic reported this week that a plugin called the “coincidence detector" was made available to track members of the Jewish faith...
“The comment about the judge the other day was totally out of left field,” Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) said today.  “I completely disagree with the thinking behind that,” he went on, it's “reasoning I don’t relate...
Finally Sanders Has An Ad on Justice Reform. The presidential campaign of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is running a gripping ad on justice reform in the final days before the California primary. The ad is targeted to African American voters and...
EIGHT POINT TWO. The lowest since 2009. The African American unemployment rate has been a hot issue over the last eight years -- particularly around the question of whether African Americans were in need of targeted job assistance and urban...
This article originally appeared on U.S. News & World Report. RABAT, Morocco – On his deathbed, the head of a major West African separatist group stunned doctors and colleagues by repudiating his nearly half-century alliance with Algeria, according to a...