Last week, Joe Biden delivered a relatively well-received speech in which he decried President Trump, arguing that he has “fanned the flames of white supremacy in this nation” with his […]
How Writer Bassey Ikpi Intricately Weaves The Art Of Storytelling In Her Memoir About Mental Illness
Bassey Ikpi's forthcoming memoir, "I’m Telling the Truth, but I’m Lying," is an honest and insightful look into the life of someone living with bipolar II disorder.
Opinion: The African Americans For Trump Coalition Will Be Reaching Out To You Soon, Bless Their Hearts
According to a new report from Politico, Donald J. Trump’s reelection campaign “has been quietly reaching out to prominent African Americans about joining its latest coalition,” African Americans for Trump, […]
For those worried about an unpopular John Cornyn sailing to reelection in 2020, back some of the other candidates running for Senate from Texas—including a Black woman.
CNN really ought to tweak its format and consider producing something less superficial and insufferable in the future.
I suppose to some extent I can respect CNN’s tacky decision to televise a drawing for its Democratic presidential primary debates. At the very least, they were letting viewers know […]
Opinion: It Doesn’t Matter If Trump’s Outbursts Are A ‘Distraction’ When His Targets Are Placed In Danger
A week ago, Donald Trump took to Twitter to level a familiar racist trope squarely at four nationally-known freshman congresswomen: Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ayanna […]
The day before Special Counsel Robert Mueller arrived on Capitol Hill to testify before the House judiciary and intelligence committees, Sherrilyn Ifill, who serves as president and director-counsel of LDF, […]
Opinion: Pete Buttigieg Will Have To Deal With Homophobia In Every Community, Not Just The Black One
Before his interview with Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, veteran country radio host Blair Garner reportedly sent a letter to his affiliate stations, warning them more or less not to […]
Opinion: Kamala Harris Is Only 'Slick And Slippery' Because She's A Black Woman Who Challenged Joe Biden
Joe Biden and company are trying to portray Kamala Harris negatively because she dared to challenge him. It's also similar to how the Clintons handled Obama in 2007.
Hours before night two of the Democratic presidential debates commenced, Joe Biden surrogate and Delaware Democratic Senator Chris Coons stressed for civility between the presidential contenders, arguing in an interview […]
Opinion: The First Democratic Debate Was The Elizabeth Warren Show Featuring Julián Castro And Rude White Men
Based on a lineup that included only a sole candidate that could boast of having double-digit support, night one of the Democratic Party presidential primary debates was considered the Taaka […]
Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the daughter of a lying bigot who became infamous for her work as deputy White House press secretary and later White House press secretary for another lying […]
Last month, Kamala Harris started to speak on her record as a California prosecutor as more of an asset than a liability. While I’m wary of media narratives speaking of […]
Senator Kamala Harris and any other Black woman who may enter the race deserves to be thought of as more than just a vice-presidential candidate.
On the day Joe Biden announced his bid for the presidency, I knew where to look in order to best gauge how seriously I should fear the former vice president […]
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is as likely to be elected the 46th president of the United States as Ivanka Trump is being selected the next Miss Black America. […]
If Jill Biden had her way, the only woman named Anita that would be allowed to remain part of our national discourse is the one who sings about being caught […]
On top of not having any policy proposals, Buttigieg doesn't seem to have much to say about Black voters.