Friday, June 23, 2017
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The story of the police shooting og Jordan Edwards has all the signs of trouble for a local police department in Texas: The story as originally told completely changed 24 hours later The police officer who shot and killed...
The race for Governor of Virginia features two strong progressive candidates: The Commonwealth's current Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam and former Congressman Tom Perriello. Today, Perriello released a new ad featuring President Obama. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=26n6cQ0WtU4&feature=youtu.be
Congressional Black Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.) spoke on the police killings of Jordan Edwards and Alton Sterling at a National Urban League event at the African American History Museum last night. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XD29pFqK5gA&feature=youtu.be
See the 2017 State of Black America Report here. "Because of the vital work of the Urban League and other civil rights activists the Administration has backed off of many of their first massive proposed cuts," said National Urban League...
Acclaimed economist, author, and progressive leader, Dr. Julianne Malveaux, recently received an apology from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) for their recent attempts at bullying and harassment. In a recent article to BlackPressUSA entitled "Why Isn't President Trump Tweeting About...
A little over seven months ago, Charter Communications, Inc. tapped Rhonda Crichlow to be its Senior Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer. Responsible for helping shape Charter's strategic development efforts and implementing its diversity and inclusion initiatives (D&I), Crichlow is...
Will Donald Trump Try and Save Stillman College? On April 16, the Wall Street Journal wrote that "Stillman College Faces Uncertain Future as Education Department Debts Linger." On February 28, President Trump had over 100 HBCU Presidents and advocates in...
The annual CampaignTech East Conference brought to you by Campaigns & Elections magazine, is taking place in Washington DC today and tomorrow. The conference is an annual must attend place to be for anyone engaged in electoral politics. The Campaign East...
Can you say "hypocrisy" over and again again? In what has to be one of the most deeply ironic acts of gaul in a while -- even by the standards of inside the beltway politics -- House Republicans may...
On the heels of declaring April 20th the start of Infrastructure Month at the Federal Communications Commission, and convening the inaugural meeting of the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced his intent to establish the Advisory...