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Guilty Until Proven Innocent? Did the IRS and FBI Ruin the...

Guilty Until Proven Innocent? In 2012, The Washington Post did a story on the relatives of members of Congress who were lobbyists.  Former Sen....

Father of Jordan Davis: “Black People Are the Most Forgiving People...

"Black people are the most forgiving people in the world.  We have taken it for years," said Ron Davis, the father of Jordan Davis...

March on Washington: Details Around 50th Anniversary Emerge

A day before the Supreme Court voted 5-4 to kill a major provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, a group of civil rights...

Bernice A. King: Activating Beyond the Dream to Commemorate 50th Anniversary...

On the heels of U.S. Supreme Court decisions on affirmative action and voting rights, Dr. Bernice A. King, daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King,...

Jesse Jr. Pleads Guilty for Conspiring with Wife to Live Large...

On Wednesday morning, former Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr. plead guilty to using about $750,000 of campaign funds for personal expenses that ranged from a...

Jesse Jackson, Jr. Charged Amid Rolexes, Furs and Fedoras

Today, former Representative Jesse Jackson, Jr. was charged with conspiracy, mail fraud making false statements, wire fraud, and criminal forfeiture for allegedly misusing over...

Reclaiming the Morehouse Mystique Through a Legacy of Service

One hundred and forty-six years after Morehouse College was founded, Herman Beck (’92), matriculated through their hallowed halls and epitomizes the very essence of...

Cost to Remove Wrong Quote on Martin Luther King Memorial: $600,000+

Yes, if you want to say that I was a drum major, say that I was a drum major for justice. Say that I...

7 Up: Fierce Battle for Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Seat

By Charles D. Ellison for the Philadelphia Tribune Observers had every expectation that the race to fill Illinois’ 2nd Congressional district seat would be hard fought....

Will Garcia Become Miami’s First Cuban-American Dem in Congress?

Joe Garcia, who is challenging scandal plagued Congressman David Rivera, is close to becoming Miami's first Cuban-American Democrat in Congress. South Florida has long...