Elections

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...

Senator McConnell -- Republicans hope to snatch control of the Senate but McConnell is in the run of his life

ABC has a brand new hit show on Thursday nights...

Barbara Arnwine

Dynamic smartphone app remains a crucial tool to educate and empower voters in 2014

The Election Protection (EP) and ya es hora...

Members of Congress are home now, campaigning for the upcoming elections.

Their messages are all over the map, and for a good reason: they have very little to brag about.

The...

Dr. Ben Carson. Columnist believes Olivia Pope from ABC’s “Scandal” has as much chance as Dr. Carson for Republican presidential nomination ...

Zephyr Teachout

[Editorial]

Thanks Zephyr Teachout for having the courage of conviction and running against an incumbent, Governor Andrew...

 

Since its inception, the Blackstar News has been on the vanguard of investigating and reporting corruption at every level of New York government.

We recognize that political...

Best way to honor Michael Brown is to exercise political power

I’m Gonna Make A Change,

For Once In My Life

It’s Gonna Feel...

Former Rep. Lee Hamilton

It’s no news that Congress is unpopular.

In fact, at times it seems like the only real novelty on Capitol Hill would be a jump in...

Rep. Charles Rangel shown with wife Alma, former Manhattan Borough President C. Virginia Fields and Bill Perkins

 

Words cannot...

Rep. Rangel -- his last run?

A poll this past week shows Rep. Charles Rangel leading his leading Democratic Challenger State Senator Adriano Espaillat by 13 points...

Eric Cantor

The word Tao is of Chinese origin. It’s a noun which is defined as “the principle underlying the universe, combining within itself the principles of...

Rep. Charles Rangel

In the first endorsement by any major newspaper in the race for the 13th Congressional District, the New York Amsterdam News today announced...

 

[Elections 2014]

New York State Senator Jeffrey D. Klein (SD-34) and New York State Assemblymember Mark Gjonaj (AD-80) have announced their support for Adriano...

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