Free Speech? Congressman Removes Ferguson Student’s Police Brutality Art on Capitol Hill
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Free Speech? Congressman Removes Ferguson Student’s Police Brutality Art on Capitol Hill

On January 3rd members of the U.S. House swore to uphold the Constitution on the…

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Controversy Around Juror 12 in Fattah Case: Why Was Juror Who Voted to Acquit 8X Dismissed?
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Controversy Around Juror 12 in Fattah Case: Why Was Juror Who Voted to Acquit 8X Dismissed?

It’s All Under Seal. Why was a juror who reportedly voted 8 times not to…

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Waters Blasts Trump’s Pick of #BenCarson for HUD
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Waters Blasts Trump’s Pick of #BenCarson for HUD

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) mined no words on Donald Trump’s pick of Dr. Ben Carson…

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@TheRoot Black Caucus Elects 2nd Youngest Chair Ever As House Dems Pick Same Old Leaders
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@TheRoot Black Caucus Elects 2nd Youngest Chair Ever As House Dems Pick Same Old Leaders

READ IT IN TheROOT.com. On Wednesday, shortly after Democrats in the House of Representatives handed control…

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Marcia Fudge Backs Tim Ryan Over Nancy Pelosi for Dem Leader
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Marcia Fudge Backs Tim Ryan Over Nancy Pelosi for Dem Leader

Leadership fight! Former Congressional Black Caucus Chair Marcia Fudge is backing fellow Ohioan Rep. Tim…

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NFL Players Meet with CBC Members on Justice Reform
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NFL Players Meet with CBC Members on Justice Reform

Five NFL players met with various members of Congress this week on issues of justice…

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11/14/16: State Sen. Dwight Evans to Be Sworn in on House Floor
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11/14/16: State Sen. Dwight Evans to Be Sworn in on House Floor

Pennsylvania State Senator Dwight Evans, who defeated former Rep. Chaka Fattah in a primary in…

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Mississippi Church Burned, “Vote Trump” Spray Painted on Side
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Mississippi Church Burned, “Vote Trump” Spray Painted on Side

Note: A GoFundMe has been set up to assist Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church Local news…

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Normalizing Hate: Trump Loon Alex Jones Blows Up Into Anti-Semitic Rant
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Normalizing Hate: Trump Loon Alex Jones Blows Up Into Anti-Semitic Rant

Your reputation is amazing. I will not let you down. You will be very, very…

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House #SitIn Video John Lewis Kicks #NoBillNoBreak
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Black Caucus Members Push Hard on Tech Diversity
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Black Caucus Members Push Hard on Tech Diversity

CBC Laser Focused on Tech Hiring. Last year Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. waged a widely…

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@TheRoot: The 4 Black People Most Likely to Be Hired by ‘President #Trump’
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@TheRoot: The 4 Black People Most Likely to Be Hired by ‘President #Trump’

The 4 Black People Most Likely to Be Hired by ‘President Trump’ — Yes, it’s…

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Video: Donna Edwards Has a Message for the Democrats on Diversity #MDSEN
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Video: Donna Edwards Has a Message for the Democrats on Diversity #MDSEN

During her concession speech last night.  Rep. Donna Edwards has a message on diversity on…

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1994 Video: Rev. Jesse Jackson Speaks Loudly Against the Clinton Crime Bill “Jim Crow Goes to Yale”  @RevJJackson
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1994 Video: Rev. Jesse Jackson Speaks Loudly Against the Clinton Crime Bill “Jim Crow Goes to Yale” @RevJJackson

1994 Video: “…when Jim Crow Goes to Yale.” Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. Speaks loudly against the Clinton…

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