African American women were vocal, active participants during Thursday’s Senate hearing on Capitol Hill, as Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testified about her accusations of […]
As the nation watched, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, recounting the sexual assault she allegedly suffered at the hands of Supreme Court nominee, […]
The Rev. Dr. Bernice A. King delivered a powerful speech about voting, justice and faith during the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s recent annual conference. She received the “Woman of Truth” […]
Three groundbreaking African American gubernatorial candidates are expected for a one-of-a kind panel discussion today during the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s 48th annual legislative conference in the nation’s capital. Stacey […]
Expect policy sessions, power building and partying with a purpose when the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. kicks off its 48th annual conference on Wednesday in the nation’s capital. The […]
Glynda C. Carr and Kimberly Peeler-Allen are cofounders of Higher Heights for America, a New York–based national organization that works to build political power for Black women. On Monday, September […]
Drama marked day three of Senate Judiciary hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill, complete with protests, dire warnings from African American leaders, and even confidential […]
Ahead of this year's elections, the organization staged a massive tour of the South in an effort to get communities to the voting booth this November. Co-founders LaTosha Brown and Cliff Albright discuss why the tour and why this election is so important.