Policy

Exiled VP Riek Machar with President Salva Kiir

The text of the following statement was issued jointly today by the Governments of the United States of America, the United Kingdom, and...

The Agenda 3030 adopted at U.N. shows the right path

A sweeping overview of the world's economic journey must retrace the following paths:

The mercantilist economic doctrine from the...

Senator Schumer

U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand today wrote to the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Homeland...

Constituency For Africa (CFA) President Melvin Foote shown with some of the participants in the Georgetown African Business Forum held yesterday on the Georgetown University campus in Washington,...

NYC Comptroller Stringer. Photo: Black Star News

New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer says...

Scott Pruitt

Following the reported nomination of Scott Pruitt as Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency by President-elect Donald Trump the New York State Attorney...

[Letter]

Per Senator Robert krueger's article about Yale honoring Gen. Paul Kagame. It isn't a mistake but a conscious decision to continue offering him all the support that the Empire can...

[Commentary]

Does the ubiquity of information available through social media really help citizens understand complex issues, weigh competing arguments, and reach discriminating judgments...

Dr. Besigye -- claims he won (Main Front Photo: Edward Echwalu)

[Black Star News Editorial]...

H. Marc Morial

As the major-party conventions conclude and the general election season begins in earnest, the National Urban League has a message for the next President, whoever he or she...

Rep. Lewis

Congressman John Lewis said: "For months, even for years, through several sessions of Congress, I wondered what will bring this body to take action. What will finally make...

Marc Morial

[To Be Equal]

Keeping the Pressure for Common Sense Gun Reform

The House Democrats' Letter to House Speaker...

Senator Reid        

[Immigration Matters]

There is a refugee emergency in Central America, and, to deal with it effectively, we need to...

Secretary Jewell

On Monday, June 27, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis and White House Senior Advisor to the President Valerie...

Mayor de Blasio

Excerpts of New York City mayor Bill de Blasio's comments following the 4-4 Supreme Court vote on President Obama's executive action to prevent deportations of undocumented...

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