Prof. Michelle Alexander Facebook Takedown of Hillary on Mass Incarceration
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Prof. Michelle Alexander Facebook Takedown of Hillary on Mass Incarceration

Prof. Michelle Alexander, who is the author of the bestselling book on U.S. mass incarceration,…

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Why Are Democrats Protecting #Rahm Emanuel?
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Why Are Democrats Protecting #Rahm Emanuel?

The Root: Here’s a question: What could Chicago’s Mayor Rahm Emanuel do to prompt Democrats…

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Former Cop Michael Slager, Who Killed Walter Scott, Released on “House Arrest”
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Former Cop Michael Slager, Who Killed Walter Scott, Released on “House Arrest”

Former North Charleston South Carolina Police Officer Michael Slager, who shot and killed Walter Scott,…

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President Obama To Meet with House Gun Task Force, Hold Gun Town Hall
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President Obama To Meet with House Gun Task Force, Hold Gun Town Hall

Today, President Obama will meet with members of the House Democratic Gun Violence Prevention Task…

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Missouri Politician Moves to Stop Football Players from Striking Again
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Missouri Politician Moves to Stop Football Players from Striking Again

Missouri Lawmaker Tries to Stop Football Players from Striking. How? By taking away a player’s…

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Hillary Clinton on #HBCUs: I Will Reverse Pres. Obama’s Decision on #ParentPLUS Loans
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Hillary Clinton on #HBCUs: I Will Reverse Pres. Obama’s Decision on #ParentPLUS Loans

During  a town hall at Claflin University in South Carolina hosted by Roland Martin, former…

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Oct. 22, 2015: Full Transcript of What President #Obama Said on #BlackLivesMatter
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Oct. 22, 2015: Full Transcript of What President #Obama Said on #BlackLivesMatter

THE PRESIDENT:  “And because it’s my house, I’m going to take one last — I want…

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$300,000+: @HillaryClinton Will No Longer Take Private Prison Donations
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$300,000+: @HillaryClinton Will No Longer Take Private Prison Donations

“The two largest for-profit prison companies in the United States – GEO and Corrections Corporation of America – and their associates…

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If He Runs, Biden Better Be Ready to Explain His Role in Over Incarceration
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If He Runs, Biden Better Be Ready to Explain His Role in Over Incarceration

As a Senator Joe Biden was an architect of the Clinton Crime bill (formally known…

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Conyers to Join Goodlatte on Bill Similar to Senate Justice Bill
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Conyers to Join Goodlatte on Bill Similar to Senate Justice Bill

Tomorrow Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) will join Republican House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) on…

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@TPM: White GOPer: We Can Beat Black Congresswoman By Adding Prisoners To Her District
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@TPM: White GOPer: We Can Beat Black Congresswoman By Adding Prisoners To Her District

A white Florida Republican suggested knocking a black, longtime Democratic congresswoman out of her seat…

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@BennieGThompson: Close to $3M Going to @JacksonStateU #STEM
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@BennieGThompson: Close to $3M Going to @JacksonStateU #STEM

Release from the office of Rep. Bennie Thompson: CONGRESSMAN THOMPSON ANNOUNCES $2,988,707 AWARDED TO JACKSON…

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Bernie Sanders to Meet With Black Caucus Thursday, Meeting with AG Lynch Today
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Bernie Sanders to Meet With Black Caucus Thursday, Meeting with AG Lynch Today

Correction: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is set to meet with members of the Black Caucus on…

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18 Rs + 18 Ds: Most Bi-Partisan #JusticeReform Bill in Congress Has 36 Sponsors
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18 Rs + 18 Ds: Most Bi-Partisan #JusticeReform Bill in Congress Has 36 Sponsors

SAFE JUSTICE ACT.  When any bill in Congress has an even amount of Democrats and…

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