Thursday, 08 November 2018 01:47

OP-ED: After the Midterms: The fight has just begun

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Everyone is basking in the moment. After two years of Donald Trump, Republican-controlled everything, many dangerous setbacks, a rollback of protections and a toxic environment, Democrats finally got a win on Tuesday! After securing control of the House and garnering several governorships, Democrats got a semblance of a check on this President. But before you […]

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is responding after yet another racist message was found scrawled […]
Wednesday, 07 November 2018 22:51

Jeff Sessions Fired as Attorney General by Trump

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigned from his post on Wednesday, ending a strenuous tenure as the nation’s top lawyer, CNN reports. Sessions was let go from his post at the request of President Donald Trump, according to his resignation letter. “At your request, I am submitting my resignation,” he wrote in a letter to White […]

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President Donald Trump continued his feud with the “fake news” media on Wednesday when he […]

Update: 11/7/18 5:35 p.m. Stacey Abrams is committed to staying in the race for Georgia governor and is calling for supporters who may have sent in paper ballots to contact the Voter Protection Hotline to ensure their votes count. “Make no mistake: This race is not over. As we have done since day one, my […]

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From Ayesha Curry to Chanel Iman, there are more Black and Asian stars out there than you think.

President Donald Trump accused Yamiche Alcindor, a White House correspondent for PBS NewsHour, of asking a “racist” question during press conference at the executive mansion on Wednesday. Alcindor, the daughter of Haitian-born parents, questioned whether Trump’s use of the word “nationalism” while rallying ahead of the midterm elections was a coded way for him to […]

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Missy Elliott is the first ever female rapper to be nominated for the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Not only could she potentially be recognized for her own self-written hits, but for crafting songs for Whitney Houston, Beyoncé, Janet Jackson and others. If the “Work It” spitter is inducted, she will follow JAY-Z and Jermaine Dupri […]

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The Stacey Abrams for governor campaign announced the launch of an aggressive provisional ballot chase program to ensure that every eligible voter’s voice is heard, and every ballot is counted.   With tens of thousands of ballots in Democratic strongholds across the state left uncounted, the campaign is investing substantially in a radio buy for the […]


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