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Movie director Spike Lee has directed a new ad for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) featuring Harry Belafonte, Eric Garner's daughter Erica, Linda Sarsour and Sean King.  Though Sanders is way behind former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the...
In an essay posted at CNN.com, Black Lives Matter founder Alicia Garza blasted both Bill and Hillary Clinton after former President Clinton attempted to defend his 1994 Crime Bill in a speech in Philadelphia on April 7th. In what was...
What if entertainers and businesses did this over voting rights? The fallout over a new anti-LGBT law rushed through the North Carolina legislature continues.  Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band were scheduled to play in front of 15,000 the Greensboro Coliseum on...
Today during a speech in Philadelphia, former President Bill Clinton defends The Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, also known as The Clinton Crime Bill. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRrVI5gHVyo
"If you give a man a fish, he'll eat for a day.  If you teach a man to fish, he'll eat for a lifetime." When Verizon first launched its Minority Male Makers (MMM) partnership with four HBCUs across the country,...
Motivated by a move to Atlanta in 2014, Sian Morson, a mobile designer and developer who leads Kollective Mobile, recently launched the CAST Beauty App to acclaim during SXSW in Austin, Texas.  CAST matches information about your hair and...
Bipartisanship may be on the rise in Congress, at least if House Energy and Commerce Committee members Congressman Greg Walden (R-OR) and Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (D-NY) have anything to do with it.  In a joint letter to the non-partisan Government...
Reps. Donna Edwards (D-MD) and Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) are in a tight race for the U.S. Senate.  A new polls shows that Edwards remains ahead.  It also shows that those polled are splitting along racial lines.  Even though...
Last night Bernie Sanders won the Democratic primary in Wisconsin beating Hillary Clinton 56 percent to 43 percent. According to CNN's exit poll, Sanders nearly split the vote with Clinton on women earning 50 percent to Clinton's 49 percent....
Backlash. Last week Republican lawmakers in North Carolina -- led by Gov. Pat McCrory -- rammed through House Bill 2 and made it law.  The bill prevents individual cities in North Carolina from protecting gays from discrimination.  The law was passed...