@TheHill: Details of Steve Scalise’s Effort to Kill Slavery Apology Resolution
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@TheHill: Details of Steve Scalise’s Effort to Kill Slavery Apology Resolution

With these new revelations in the Scalise Saga one has to wonder: What is Rep.…

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#Voting: Top Republican is Against #VRA Section Five Fix
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#Voting: Top Republican is Against #VRA Section Five Fix

#Voting Rights: Today during a breakfast, the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep. Bob…

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10 Black Caucus Members Headed to #Ferguson on Eve of MLK Holiday
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10 Black Caucus Members Headed to #Ferguson on Eve of MLK Holiday

Update: 10:30 a.m. Jan. 15: Rep. Lacy Clay press release on the Black Caucus #Ferguson trip…

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George Curry: Is Obama Trying to Kill Black Colleges? #HBCUs
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George Curry: Is Obama Trying to Kill Black Colleges? #HBCUs

HBCUs vs. President Obama.  Once again, HBCU advocates find themselves protecting Historically Black Colleges and…

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2,000 Dead: Black Caucus Chair Comments on #BokoHaram Massacre
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2,000 Dead: Black Caucus Chair Comments on #BokoHaram Massacre

Nigerian Massacre. As the mainstream media focuses on the news of twelve journalists being murdered…

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#FreeCommunityCollege: “I Think That Kills #HBCUs”
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#FreeCommunityCollege: “I Think That Kills #HBCUs”

During the Obama Administration, there have been policy moves that have hurt HBCUs.  The latest…

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A List of White Supremacist Violence Over 3 Years 2010, 2011, 2012
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A List of White Supremacist Violence Over 3 Years 2010, 2011, 2012

Yesterday a pipe bomb went off near an NAACP headquarters in Colorado.  The Anti Defamation…

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Autopsy Shows #EzellFord Was Shot in the Back, Karen Bass Reacts
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Autopsy Shows #EzellFord Was Shot in the Back, Karen Bass Reacts

  Ezell Ford was shot dead by police in California two days after Mike Brown…

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#Selma Movie Drops Many Lessons for Today
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#Selma Movie Drops Many Lessons for Today

The movie Selma, which debuted on Christmas Day, is an eerily timely film detailing a…

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The Fight for a Microphone and Leadership
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The Fight for a Microphone and Leadership

A TIME FOR LONG OVERDUE NEW LEADERSHIP.  President Obama invited Ferguson’s leaders into the Oval…

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57 Dems Have No Business Asking Anyone Why They Don’t Vote
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57 Dems Have No Business Asking Anyone Why They Don’t Vote

57 Democrats. “Protesters I’ve talked to, they’re not interested in politics, they don’t think that…

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First #Ferguson Bill Passes Congress: Police Must Report Deaths in Custody to DOJ
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First #Ferguson Bill Passes Congress: Police Must Report Deaths in Custody to DOJ

First Piece of #Ferguson Related Legislation Passes Congress and Will Become Law. H.R. 1447, the Death…

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Sharpton’s 12/13 March: No Anti-Police Militarization Demand?
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Sharpton’s 12/13 March: No Anti-Police Militarization Demand?

Where’s the Police Militarization Issue? A look at the demands from NAN President Al Sharpton and…

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#Ferguson: We Must Look Back in Order to Move Forward #EricGarner
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#Ferguson: We Must Look Back in Order to Move Forward #EricGarner

Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III “There is not a Black America and a White America…

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