Elections

Roses are red, the sky is blue… what time is it? It’s elephant time. We need to talk about the elephants in the room. So many mistakes, so little time. I’ll call this op-ed...

Visual Artist Charles Jean-Pierre, far right, Shirley Patterson and supporters unveiled the "Housing Matters" Mural on Sunday

[Local Elections 2015]...

Clinton

[Black Star News Editorial]

Both Bill and Hillary Clinton remember how the Republican opposition attacked them with non-stop...

Hillary Clinton

In “Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back” Master Yoda famously said to Luke Skywalker:  “Do – or do not. There is no try.”

The statement is as...

Hillary Clinton -- not a word on Ferguson after Darren Wilson allowed to walk

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton has been many things in her illustrious life.

A...

Mary Landrieu Senator from Louisiana faces tough run-off and could be last Democrat to fall

Now that the political pundits, analysts and campaign consultants have...

In his State of the Union Obama said the Supreme Court's Shelby decision significantly “weakened” Voting Rights Act

 

Why do we make Democracy this hard? ...

President Obama

Remarks by the President in a Press Conference

THE WHITE HOUSE

THE PRESIDENT: ...

Democrats yelled "Barack Who" while Republicans yelled "ISIS" and "Ebola" and now Mitch McConnell is Senate Leader

The biggest lesson from this midterm election...

Good for Midterms only. Anti-workers' rights Wisconsin governor Scott Walker -- face of the Republican Party

It's widely expected that the Republicans will seize...

It's been a rough four years for the women, men and children living on the margins in this country. Those margins have gotten a lot more pronounced and swallowed up a lot more folks in states run...

Speaker John Boehner and Senator Harry Reid -- more of the same after Tuesday's vote?

[Commentary]

I have been working in or around...

RNC Chair Reince Priebus -- show me the science

[Commentary]

“My creation/is it real?/It's my creation—I do not know/No hesitation—no heart of...

Supreme Court throws Gov. Perry and assist in suppressing Black and Latino vote in Texas

In an emergency action, the Texas NAACP, and other civil rights groups,...

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote scathing dissent

The U.S. Supreme Court Saturday affirmed the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals decision to stay a District Court...

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