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Hillary Clinton Owes These Black Women a Huge Thank You

by Britni Danielle

Love her or hate her, Hillary Clinton has shattered one of the biggest glass ceilings in American history. While several women have run for the highest… Read More

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Carol Moseley Braun on the Price of Being the First

by Britni Danielle

As Democrats pat themselves on the back for smashing the glass ceiling and nominating a woman for president, our political representatives are still… Read More

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Stranger in a Strange Land: My First Experience at the Democratic National Convention

by Jamilah Lemieux

In an acting class I took in college, the students were asked to do an exercise related to public solitude,” or the exercise of truly feeling… Read More

2016 Democratic National Convention Day 3

At the Democratic Convention, Encouragement, Hope and Passing the Baton

The DNC was not short on celebration of hope, which President Obama brought in droves while putting the crowd's faith in Hillary Clinton. EBONY… Read More

At DNC, Obama Reminds America of How Far Country Has Come

At DNC, Obama Reminds America of How Far Country Has Come

by Richard Fowler

Wednesday evening, President Barack Obama gave his final convention speech as commander-in-chief at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia… Read More

Stars Set for Night 3 of DNC

Stars Set for Night 3 of DNC

by Richard Fowler

The Democratic National Convention has swung from turmoil to unity, from cheers to boos, from laughter to tears, and there will be a lot more Wednesday… Read More

Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

by Charles Robinson

The streets of Philadelphia were quieter early Wednesday than they were on Tuesday as only a few small demonstrations took place downtown and no marches… Read More

2016 Democratic National Convention Day 2

Democrats Send Out Social Justice Message in Philly

The second day of the Democratic National Convention featured people who wanted to get concerns over guns, police violence and brutality, equality… Read More

'Mothers of the Movement' Captivate Convention Audience

'Mothers of the Movement' Captivate Convention Audience

by Richard Fowler

The mothers of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Sandra Bland, Oscar Grant, Hadiya Pendelton, Jordan Davis and Dontre Hamilton took to the… Read More

Dems Nominate Clinton for President -- With Sanders' Help

Dems Nominate Clinton for President -- With Sanders' Help

by Richard Fowler

The Democratic Party made it official and selected Hillary Clinton as their nominee for president -- the first woman ever… Read More

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