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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Video: Portion of #BlackLivesMatter Meeting with Hillary Clinton #BLM
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Video: Portion of #BlackLivesMatter Meeting with Hillary Clinton #BLM

GOOD magazine has published video they say is, “exclusive video of the exchange between the Democratic…

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5 Recent Black Church Arsons in 7 Days – Details
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5 Recent Black Church Arsons in 7 Days – Details

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

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#BreeNewsome Takes Down #ConfederateFlag at SC Statehouse
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#BreeNewsome Takes Down #ConfederateFlag at SC Statehouse

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

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Koch Brothers + @NAACP Unite on Justice Reform: SAFE Justice Act
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Koch Brothers + @NAACP Unite on Justice Reform: SAFE Justice Act

What gridlock? In a never before seen press conference featuring a bipartisan group of House lawmakers,…

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#Hillary’s Black Outreach: What Selecting a Former Black Caucus Staffer Means
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#Hillary’s Black Outreach: What Selecting a Former Black Caucus Staffer Means

What does the selection of LaDavia Drane as Hillary’s Black Outreach Chief mean? It means…

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Some CBC Members Find WH Gifts for Their #TPP Votes Laughable
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Some CBC Members Find WH Gifts for Their #TPP Votes Laughable

Correction: Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) voted against final passage of NAFTA on November 17, 1993.…

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Butterfield, Lee, Waters Talk on Black Caucus #Tech Diversity Push
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Butterfield, Lee, Waters Talk on Black Caucus #Tech Diversity Push

The Congressional Black Caucus launched an effort to spur diversity in hiring at technology companies. …

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Rep. Bennie Thompson on #BBKing
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Rep. Bennie Thompson on #BBKing

From Rep. Thompson’s offToday, Congressman Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) released the following statement on the…

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Low Points: White House Doubles Down on “Thugs,” Adds “Thuggish”
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Low Points: White House Doubles Down on “Thugs,” Adds “Thuggish”

Words Matter.  Can anyone remember the last time a media personality used the word “thug”…

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Photos #BrotherforLorettaLynch on Capitol Hill April 22
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Photos #BrotherforLorettaLynch on Capitol Hill April 22

#BrothersforLorettaLynch: Yesterday, three dozen African American men took to Capitol Hill to push for the…

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Capitol Hill: #BrothersforLorettaLynch March to Take Place Wed. April 22
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Capitol Hill: #BrothersforLorettaLynch March to Take Place Wed. April 22

#BrothersforLorettaLynch March to Take Place Wednesday Morning.  A march organized by Roland Martin, Pastor Jamal…

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@TheRoot: Historic Turnout in #Ferguson Yields Historic Results
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@TheRoot: Historic Turnout in #Ferguson Yields Historic Results

TheRoot.com: After Tuesday’s vote, the city of Ferguson, Mo., will have three black members on…

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John Lewis: Notes After #Selma50
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John Lewis: Notes After #Selma50

By Congressman John Lewis (D-GA) This past weekend as I introduced President Barack Obama on…

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