Obama Administration Shuts Down Minority Biz Dev Offices

Officials from the Commerce Department briefed members of Congress yesterday to inform them that the Obama Administration plans to close all five regional Offices of the Minority Business Development Agency. According to members at the briefing the reason given was cost savings. The Office of Minority Business Development …

The 10 Worst Moments of Disrespect Towards President Obama

It starts from the Superiority Syndrome: People acting as if they’re more important than a U.S. President — when they clearly are not. To fingers in the face. To people questioning his already established and proven citizenship. The incidents of disrespect towards President Obama continue. When people criticize …

Fortuño Could be the Neo of Hispanic Running Mates

There’s been a new set of rumblings in the current GOP 2012 race that involves a Hispanic politician. And no, it’s not Senator Marco Rubio. Although the rumors and gossip of him becoming the VP nominee simply won’t dissipate, despite his repeated “No” statements, it’s not him. Instead …

NAACP Honors Cicely Tyson with Spingarn Medal, Wraps Up Convention

NAACP presented its 95th Spingarn Medal to Academy Award-nominee and Emmy-winning actress Cicely Tyson as it wrapped up the 101st annual convention in Kansas City Thursday. “Cicely Tyson’s contributions to African American arts and culture in both acting and modeling are unprecedented and inspiring. Not only was Ms. …

Obamas Vacations Of Any President Bush Racked Up The Most

“Some of our viewers are complaining, they get frustrated, even angered, when they see the first family jetting around,” St. Louis TV reporter Larry Conners said to President Obama at the White House during an interview on April 12th. So, Conners asked President Obama a pointed question: how …