Justice

Rep. John Lewis

Not every speaker tells a crowd of young leaders that their job is to get into trouble. But that’s part of the message iconic civil rights warrior...

Even with all his Republican and Tea Party detractors President Obama has accomplished much in his 6 years so far

I sincerely wish you could see what I’m seeing...

Sam Kutesa-- does ENHAS, company he founded, operate like Halliburton of East and Central Africa?

[Publisher's Commentary]

New...

The have-a-lots continue to have-a-lot

[Speaking Truth To Power]

An Associated Press report has found that CEO pay reached record levels in...

Cornel West used to appear with Tavis all the time

[Column: Beneath The Spin]

Here’s what makes these poverty pimps like Tavis Smiley,...

Dr. Vincent Harding

[Tribute]

When my brother friend Dr. Vincent Harding passed away May 19 at age 82, we lost a beloved historian,...

Maya Angelou

 

This week marked the loss of a powerful voice in Maya Angelou. Fortunately, many in the nation paused to notice her loss. Dancer, actress,...

President Obama

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT WITH “MY BROTHER’S KEEPER” TASK FORCE

Roosevelt Room

 

THE PRESIDENT:...

Speaker Boehner; he and his colleagues in Republican-controlled GOP have shot down every job-creation proposal

 

Recently, I read a New York Times article...

Marian Wright Edelman

I am so grateful to Amy Peters, Sixto Cancel, and Ashley Kuber and for the thousands of other foster care alumni who are now raising their...

President Obama

WASHINGTON, DC— In this week’s address, President Obama commemorated Memorial Day by honoring the brave men and women in uniform who...

Elombe Brath

Elombe Brath had carried on Malcolm X's mission which was to reconnect Africans in America with the African motherland.

He did a brilliant job...

[Witness for Justice]

 

There has been a lot of interest in a recently released "Third National Climate Assessment; Climate Change Impacts in the United States."...

Gen. Khalifa Hifter-- CIA's man in Libya?

Over the weekend fighting escalated in Libya and the U.S. military has planes on standby for the possible evacuation of...

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