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

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…

Continue Reading →

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

$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…

Continue Reading →

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

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…

Continue Reading →

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

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…

Continue Reading →

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

@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…

Continue Reading →

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

@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…

Continue Reading →

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

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…

Continue Reading →

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

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…

Continue Reading →

Video: Racial Discussion Fatigue Syndrome
Permalink
July 23: Obama Will Travel to Kenya with a Few Black Caucus Members
Permalink

July 23: Obama Will Travel to Kenya with a Few Black Caucus Members

A few members of the Congressional Black Caucus will travel to Kenya with President Obama on…

Continue Reading →

5 Recent Black Church Arsons in 7 Days – Details
Permalink

5 Recent Black Church Arsons in 7 Days – Details

In the wake of the racist murders of nine members of the Emanuel AME Church…

Continue Reading →

#BreeNewsome Takes Down #ConfederateFlag at SC Statehouse
Permalink

#BreeNewsome Takes Down #ConfederateFlag at SC Statehouse

Bree Newsome Does What We Were Thinking.  A #BlackLivesMatter activist, Bree Newsome, 30, did what was…

Continue Reading →

The Eshoo Letter
Permalink

The Eshoo Letter

The Eshoo letter regarding changes in House seniority, party dues, secret ballots. Last week Rep.…

Continue Reading →

Patriot Acts: The Constitution and @RandPaul
Permalink

Patriot Acts: The Constitution and @RandPaul

Why is sticking up for the Constitution this lonely? So let me get this straight,…

Continue Reading →