Thursday, October 19, 2017
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"They brought all those HBCUs to town. They took a picture in the Oval Office and then they did nothing.  If you look at President Trump's budget he has a number of actions in it that actually hurt HBCUs,"...
Pledging to "revisit" the debate around impeachment when Congress returns after Labor Day and announcing a new campaign to #RootOutRacism in the White House, members of the Congressional Black Caucus spoke to reporters on a August 21 conference call...
"Never before in the history of this planet has anybody made the progress that African Americans have made in a 30 year period." That was one of many memorable Dick Gregory statements. The activist, comedian and writer died on August...
The chaotic rolling tire fire that is the presidency of Donald Trump continues to feature his aides being firing after a short time of service. This time that of White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon. "Bannon needs to go – as...
Six years after launching it's Internet Essentials program, Comcast announced a critical milestone: more than four million low-income Americans now have access to high-speed Internet. Created with the goal of increasing digital access and opportunity, Internet Essentials provides eligible applicants...
Shortly before President Trump delivered a short speech in the Treaty Room of the White House  days after the murder of a protester by a white supremacist in Charlottesville, White House aides Steven Miller and Omarosa Manigault were seen...
By: Paula R. Glover, President and CEO of the American Association of Blacks in Energy For communities of color, gasoline policy is probably not one of the top five issues we're worried about. However, as president of the American Association of...
Within the space of 11 days, soon-to-be White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci went from standing at the podium in the White House Briefing Room to being escorted off the White House grounds. Scaramucci was fired today, hours after it...
He has been President for six months. Hell, it feels like six years. Every evening, there is breaking news about this Administration. Since last January, I have been wondering why I find President Donald Trump so offensive. What is at...
Jeffries Talks on the "Better Deal." During an hour long in depth conversation on the new "Better Deal" agenda rolled out this week by Democrats, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) made it clear that the party will not ignore their base while...