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Alabama Cable Customers Facing New Tax if Revenue Department Gets its...

According to Yellowhammer, a blog covering everything from business and politics to sports and culture in Alabama, the state's Department of Revenue is looking...

SC State Legislator Creates Model for Lasting Community Revitalization

South Carolina State Representative Harold Mitchell, D-Spartanburg, who's made headlines recently for his efforts to modify his state's 'Stand Your Ground Law', is more...

Net-Energy Metering: Who Really Benefits

Net-energy metering is a system designed to allow customers to receive kilowatt-hour and/or financial credits for energy they generate (via rooftop solar systems, for...

A Shameful Decision on Voting by SCOTUS. And What We Must...

By Sherrilyn Ifill, President/Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund  The Voting Rights Act has been described as the “crown jewel” of civil rights legislation. Its...

SCOTUS Hears Voting Rights Act Challenge, Will Likely Uphold Law

Yesterday, the US Supreme Court heard the state of Alabama’s challenge to section 5 of the Voting Rights Act in the Shelby County v....

Letter to Mr. Obama: On Latinos, You’re Not Trying Hard Enough

Between record deportations and a failure to pass the DREAM Act, the Obama Administration has a lot of explaining to do

Should We Be Turning Away Mexican Tourists?

Mexican tourists spent $9 billion in the U.S. Why do some politicians want to keep them out?

Race Matters in #Trayvon Martin Case

Why is Bill Belichick’s hoodie a symbol of solidarity in Boston, but a symbol of violence and fear when Black folks wear it?

#Obamacare and the Black Vote

Don't bet on the Supreme Court being intellectually honest about the Affordable Care Act

TJ Holmes, Political Stars, and What’s “Unforgivable”

McAllister raps with newsman TJ Holmes about voter attitudes