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Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot Thursday issued a call to action to residents, the business community and other partners of the City of Chicago asking them to join in efforts to generate awareness...

Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20),  Congressman Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), Congresswoman Veronica Escobar (TX-16),  yesterday sent a letter to the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration...

California Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement on the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (...

Several Democrats in Congress released statements regarding yesterday's 6.4 magnitude earthquake in Puerto Rico, which is still struggling to recover from Hurricane Maria.

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New Jersey Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. recently announced that eight affordable housing projects in the 10th Congressional District have been awarded almost $11 million in tax credits...

Mayor Melvin Carter, of St. Paul, Minnesota, recently announced Valerie Jensen as the new director of Saint Paul’s Department of Human Rights & Equal Economic Opportunity (HREEO)....

This week, residents of St. James joined with environmental justice and legal organizations to urge the St. James Parish Council to rescind its decision to allow FG LA, a member of the...

The face of real fake news "journalist" John Solomon (who worked, in recent years, for The Hill newspaper until October) published phony stories advancing false narratives about Ukraine...

The wretched, and deadly, conditions undocumented immigrants face in U.S. custody--at the hands of the Trump Administration-- is a national disgrace.

Rep. Carolyn B....

The alarming rising rate of suicide among America's Black children (like the above case of 14-year-old Naika Venant, who killed herself on Facebook Live in January 2017) is a sobering...

House Democrats are accusing the GSA (General Services Administration) and its Administrator Emily Murphy with "stonewall[ing]" requests for documents relating to whether Trump is...

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) sat down yesterday with Noticias Telemundo’s Correspondent Guadalupe Venegas for an exclusive Spanish-language television interview in Las...

Historically, African-American churches have always faced racist attacks by fires and firebombing, as we see in the above picture of a church fire earlier this year in Louisiana. However,...

GAO Report commissioned by Senator Sanders shows the American Dream is declining for Millennials--and highlights economic racial disparities.

Millennials are financially...

Lt. Gen Darryl Williams, above, and Cmdr. Alana Garas, said the military and naval cadets who flashed O.K. hand gestures--likely signifying white supremacist sympathies or affiliation--...

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