Justice

Many lost their live to get us to that moment; we must never go backwards

Last week, I had the great honor to receive the Benjamin L. Hooks “Keeper of the Flame”...

GOP Leaders  John Boehner and Mitch McConnell

[Commentary]

My Republican brothers and...

Prime Minister Netanyahu: UN voted for war crimes inquiry

 

These were President Obama's words in Cairo in 2009: “Israelis must acknowledge that just as...

Joseph Rudoplh Wood

[Commentary]

What do you get when you add states’ rights, secrecy, the wanton proliferation of the prison industrial complex, and an...

Rep. Conyers joins water protest

Last month, a United Nations panel held that cutting off water to Detroit residents suffering from high unemployment rates and low...

Vice President Biden

Vice President Joe Biden will deliver remarks to delegates, members and guests of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored...

Uganda's Gen. Museveni

[Op-Ed: Letter To President Obama]

July 9, 2014

President Barack Obama

The White House...

President Obama

Hi, everybody.

Over the past 52 months, our businesses have created nearly 10...

Republicans deplore President Obama for using executive orders; FDR issued 3,522

[Commentary]

When President Obama issued his Executive...

Ms. LeGrand

On Tuesday, July 22, the White House will honor local “Champions of Change,” leaders and ordinary Americans taking action to raise wages for working...

Eric Holder

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder today released the following statement regarding the U.S. Sentencing Commission vote approving retroactivity of...

Sarah Palin and other GOP Obama obstructionists once praised Putin's "manliness" and "toughness"

A flight en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was blown to bits...

Robert and Mabel Williams

Fifty years ago, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), two of the most of...

Vice President Biden

Detroit, MI—At this year’s Netroots Nation conference, Dreamers and other immigrant rights activists are shining the spotlight on our country...

Ted Cruz -- "wacko bird" goes mainstream or vice versa?Yesterday, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) made clear that ending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was his “...

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