Ocasio-Cortez, who was a volunteer organizer on Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign, is expected to formally announce her endorsement at a rally in Queens, New York, on Saturday.
Castro was the first candidate to mention Atatiana “Tay” Jefferson, the 28-year-old Black women killed by a white Fort Worth police officer over the weekend during a welfare check of her home.
"To have that opportunity in Georgia, it only makes sense that we bring this field of candidates to our state.” —Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms
Senator Warren's newest plan acknowledges the role that the federal government has played in harming Black communities, and aims to fix the damage.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the end of his campaign on Friday noting, "I feel like I've contributed all I can."
The 2020 presidential candidate is tackling Washington corruption in a new plan released on Monday.
Supermajority and the Supermajority Education Fund are coming to a city near you to help engage women voters ahead of the 2020 elections.
The large field of candidates has been widdled down to 10 qualifying hopefuls who will take the stage at Texas Southern on September 12th.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) announced the end of her presidential campaign on Wednesday evening noting, "It's important to know when it's not your time."
Democratic Presidential Candidate Beto O'Rourke also spoke at length about the importance of working with communities of color when it comes to climate change.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg also named economic empowerment as a key issue.
The debates will be held over two nights in Detroit on July 30 and 31.
Beto's paternal great-great-great grandfather owned two enslaved Black people, Rosa and Eliza, in the 1850s.
Carolyn Booker, a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta, touts her son's commitment to community ahead of his address at the sorority's 54th annual convention.
Marc Morial, the president of the National Urban League, reminded the ESSENCE crowd that before President Barack Obama gained much name recognition, he spoke at ESSENCE Festival.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who is running for president in 2020, pointed out that a Black person was four times more likely to be incarcerated for the same crime.
Former Vice-President Joe Biden is taking a lot of heat from colleagues in the wake of his remarks about segregationist southern senators.
In 2018, more than 31,000 Black people across 50 states weighed-in on the issues that concern them the most. The results are now in.
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. […]