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Marian Wright Edelman. Photo-Flickr

[Comment]

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act recently passed on a nearly straight party line Republican vote in the U.S. Senate is, like the House-passed...

Rep. Karen Bass

Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) has introduced a resolution that condemns the migrant slave auctions in Libya that were exposed in a recent CNN International report.

The...

Governor Cuomo

It has been two months since Hurricane Maria made landfall on the island of Puerto Rico. While our fellow citizens have been struggling to recover and meet their daily needs...

Jumaane D. Williams

As of present reporting the shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas has left 27 dead and 24 injured.

We are here again, as we morbidly...

Nisrin Omer

Earlier this year, the then White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, argued that the 109 airport detentions authorised under the first Muslim ban were...

Senators Lindsey Graham and Bob Cassidy. NBC screenshot.

IT's back.

The assault on our children’s health coverage has been resurrected for a final last-minute attempt at passage and...

Mariane Wright Edelman. Photo: Elizabethtown College-Flickr.

On May 11, 1997 Senator Ted Kennedy (D-Massachusetts) began his remarks at a Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) conference with the...

Schneiderman at John Jay College. Photo-Black Star News

Flanked by the chancellor of the City University of New York system and the president of John Jay College and with dozens of DREAMers...

Schneiderman--file photo

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman is heading a coalition of 20 states and localities urging the retraction of the Environmental Protection Agency’s “...

Obama won the ACA. Columnist wants campaign for universal coverage. Photo-Flickr.

[Business Exchange Column]

Economically disadvantaged African-Americans experience poorer health...

The Constituency for Africa (CFA), exhibited today at the Mandela Washington Summit in Washington. The Summit is the concluding activity that brought together more...

ICE cold  

Today, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced the results of raids targeting Central American unaccompanied minors and the families that...

Schneiderman. Photo-Twitter

The federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been sued for illegally delaying a vital rule meant to protect communities, workers, and first responders...

Traci Blackmon. Photo-Twitter.

[Witness For Justice]

Genesis 39:19-20: When his master heard the story his wife told him, saying, "This is how your slave treated me," he burned with...

Decades after the founding of the Organization of African Unity, now superceded by the African Union (AU), development for continent remains elusive

The world is...

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