183 Acres, 35 Buildings: A #VA HBCU Is Up for Auction

Consider a few random budget numbers numbers: $1 billion in “loan guarantees” for Ukraine. (House/Senate just voted this through) $236 million budget increase for the Bureau of...

ON-AIR WED: WHUR / SIRIUS XM 141

ON-AIR WED: WHUR / SIRIUS XM 141.  I will be on WHUR-FM on Wednesday, Feb. 27 from 7:15pm to 8 pm with Harold Fisher.  We will talk politics and whatever is big in the news.  LISTEN LIVE HERE. 

#HBCU: Top 10 HBCUs by Endowments

The Top 10 HBCUs by Endowments.  Even though Howard University is planning to lay off 200 people in the coming months, the school still is the #1 HBCUs when it comes to cash and asset...

Black History Month: Google Salutes Harriet Tubman

Black History Month: Google Salutes Harriet Tubman… links to this wiki article… Harriet Tubman (born Araminta Harriet Ross; 1820 – March 10, 1913) was an African-American...

Vince Young and 9 Other NFL Players Who Went Bankrupt

Hey Jameis are you listening? From boom to bust: Ten NFL players who have filed for bankruptcy. According to a 2009 Sports Illustrated article, 78% of NFL players blow it all in only three years...

ON-AIR: The Daily Drum with Harold Fisher – WHUR 96.3 FM

ON-AIR: At 7 p.m. Wednesday, I will be on WHUR-FM in Washington DC on the Daily Drum with Harold Fisher and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141 beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Chart: Big Surge in #ObamaCare Enrollment by State — FL: 700%+!

Obamacare Surge. Despite the Tea Party ignited constant push against 40 million Americans having access to health care insurance, the Department of Health and Human Services announced today that...

Fudge: 50th Anniversary on The War on Poverty

CBC Chair Marcia L. Fudge’s Remarks on the 50th Anniversary of Lyndon Johnson’s Declaration of the “War on Poverty.” Today, Congressional Black Caucus Chair Marcia Fudge made the...

Republican NC Guv to Leave Watt Seat Vacant All Year

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory has decided to wait for election day in November to hold an election that would fill the seat of former Rep. Mel Watt.  Watt was sworn in yesterday to be the...

Blacks, Latinos Lead Way in Wireless Wave

Politic365: For years, studies have revealed that minority consumers are leading the way when it comes to the use of wireless devices.  Whether trends dictate greater relevance, affordability and...

2.3 Million: Michelle Alexander on Incarceration in America

Michelle Alexander, who is the author of the renown book The New Jim Crow, talks with Bill Moyers.

The Best Thing About Richard Cohen: The Reaction to His Racism

We realized eons ago that reading the reactions to Post columnist Richard Cohen’s casual racism is far better than reading Cohen’s columns.  It’s safe to say people stopped...

President Honors Richard Overton, Oldest WW2 Vet

Sixty years after serving in World War II,  the oldest living veteran of that war, Richard Overton, 107, was in Washington today amd met President Obama.  Overton, was born in Texas and served in...

Fmr House Speaker Blocked From Voter ID Card

Another tale from a state where it’s easier to get an AK-47 than it is to vote.  Former Speaker of the House Jim Wright, who is 90,  has voted in every election since 1944.  Wright served...