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Decades after the founding of the Organization of African Unity, now superceded by the African Union (AU), development for continent remains elusive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

Cuomo, right, and Schneiderman. File photo-Flickr

New York State will challenge the Republican healthcare...

Schneiderman. Photo-Flickr

Leading a coalition of 16 Attorneys General, New York's Eric Schneiderman today filed an amicus brief in the Hawaii travel ban...

Reason? Knowledge? Science? Why that's just elitism. Image-Wikipedia

“You’ve heard about some of these pet projects they really don’t make a whole lot of sense and...

Council Jumaane Williams. Photo. William Alatrise-Flickr

New York City Council Member Jumaane D. Williams, Deputy Leader, and Co-chair of the Taskforce to Combat Gun Violence, responded to...

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. Photo. U.S. Democrats--Flickr.

Health care in America should be a right, not a privilege.
The decision to pull back a vote on the disastrous GOP...

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