Trump’s avoidance of Black Press reveals tense relations

Trump’s avoidance of Black Press reveals tense relations

President Trump and most African Americans are off to a terrible start, not surprising given the heavy black vote against him and the atrocious gaffes he and his appointees continu ...

Calls for Criminal Probe of False Voter-Fraud Allegations in NC

Calls for Criminal Probe of False Voter-Fraud Allegations in NC

Bob Hall, executive director of Democracy North Carolina, said that while McCrory ultimately did not succeed in proving fraud or winning the election, there is significant and perm ...

Rep. Lee, Members Demand Immediate Removal of Steve Bannon from White House Staff

Rep. Lee, Members Demand Immediate Removal of Steve Bannon from White House Staff

“This year at the Conservative Political Action Conference, Steve Bannon made it clear that his goal is the “destruction of the administrative state.” I refuse to stand idly by as ...

Al Sharpton to Host ‘First Major Gathering of African-Americans in the Donald Trump Era’

Al Sharpton to Host ‘First Major Gathering of African-Americans in the Donald Trump Era’

The convention will be held at Sheraton Times Square (811 7th Avenue @ 52nd Street). It is free and open to the public but registration is required and isolated events are ticketed ...

MASS INCARCERATION INCREASES THE ACHIEVEMENT GAP

MASS INCARCERATION INCREASES THE ACHIEVEMENT GAP

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Pentagon Gets Green Light To Expand War In Somalia

Pentagon Gets Green Light To Expand War In Somalia

The latest war plans were unveiled as Somalia's government declared the current drought a national disaster, with the U.N. saying roughly half of the country's 12 million people ar ...

Omarosa Shocks, Angers Some NNPA Publishers as She Abruptly Leaves ‘Black Press Week’ Breakfast

Omarosa Shocks, Angers Some NNPA Publishers as She Abruptly Leaves ‘Black Press Week’ Breakfast

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