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At 14.1% Unemployment, Black American Labor Still Unused

Today’s jobs report, issued by the U.S. Department of Labor, caps two weeks of conventions where the Republicans charged President Barack Obama with mishandling...

“Ya No Más”: New Romney Spanish Language Ad Attacks Obama on...

This weekend the Romney campaign released a new ad, "Ya No Más" which opens with President Obama at a rally in '08 in front...

Dear American Media: Step Up Your Game

After a summer spent quietly observing political developments, and in the wake of the RNC, I took pen to paper to jot down my...

Texas Redistricting Decision Big Victory for Voting Rights Act

Texas’ redistricting plan was denied pre-clearance under section 5 of the Voting Rights Act (VRA) last week by a U.S. District court in D.C....

Puerto Rico and the Democratic National Convention

With the Republican National Convention (RNC) wrapped up, balloons and invisible presidents among them, the Democratic Party takes its turn at their convention, hosted...

Hoffa: GOP Message is Middle Class Hasn’t Suffered Enough

Yesterday, Jim Hoffa, president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, issued the following statement: "The Republicans' message is, 'The middle class hasn't suffered enough’.” In some...

DOJ Shuts Books on Joe Arpaio Investigation, Civil Suits Go On

On Friday, the Department of Justice announced that it was closing the criminal investigation of the ever controversial Sheriff of Maricopa County, Joe Arpaio....

GOP Wants Territories to Enjoy U.S. Political Process, Now That’s Funny

Forty-eight hours after the Republican Party put on its version of The Howdy Doody Show in Tampa, I’m still chuckling over Clint Eastwood’s chit...

FTC Mails Refund Checks to Those Scammed in Erectile Dysfunction Case

The Federal Trade Commission today mailed out 153,109 checks to consumers who were victims of false advertisement promises of weight loss and erectile dysfunction...

Questioning Diversity to Save Affirmative Action

By Lena Martinez-Watts I was raised on a healthy diet of “diversity.” My mother was a teacher not only by profession, but also by nature...