Getty Tina Knowles Lawson is dipping into political waters by hosting a brunch fundraiser for a Texas U.S. Senate hopeful Amanda Edwards. Perhaps following in her famous daughter’s footsteps, Beyonce’s mom is reportedly supporting the Houston city council member with a fundraiser on Saturday, an unnamed source toldThe New York Post. Knowles Lawson is supporting Edwards, who just last month launched her campaign.
Photo Credit by Associated Press Presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., accused President Trump of running a campaign of terror in the US against illegal immigrants. While on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” on Sunday, Harris made the comment when questioned about last week’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids in Mississippi, Fox News reported.
Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the UNLV William S.
(L to R) Laura Ingraham, Monique Pressley, Candace Owens (Getty Images) This week Democratic strategist Monique Pressley got caught in the crosshairs during a heated exchange with Fox News’ Laura Ingraham and conservative critic Candace Owens about Donald Trump. According toMedia Matters, on Wednesday, Pressley and Owens both made an appearance on The Ingraham Angle to discuss the president’s current war of words with his critics in the wake of the El Paso and Dayton shootings.
U.S Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) made quite a few heads turn at the most recent Democratic debate when she started talking about white privilege. The senator from New York broke down point-for-point how in America, white folks and Black folks have widely different experiences based on color, and how she would use this as a teachable moment. Not everyone was impressed or persuaded (“Kirsten Gillibrand explaining white privilege to Trump voters literally sounds like the worst idea of all time,” tweeted one commentator). Others said it made for an interesting case study about how white people could do the labor of educating others about how racism works to their benefit.
Tucker Carlson speaks onstage during Politicon 2018 at Los Angeles Convention Center on October 21, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rich Polk/Getty Images for Politicon ) FOX News host Tucker Carlson has set social media ablaze after he stated on his Fox News show on Tuesday night that white supremacy is “a hoax.
(Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images and Yana Paskova/Getty Images) Former president Barack Obama, responding to the weekend mass shootings in El Paso, Tex. and Dayton, Ohio that killed 31, urged Americans to “soundly reject language coming out of the mouths of any of our leaders that feeds a climate of fear and hatred or normalizes racist sentiments.
President Donald Trump speaks about the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, in Washington.