Will Young Blacks Rock the Vote Once Again?

Will Young Blacks Rock the Vote Once Again?

by Lauren Wilson

I grew up in a family that took voting very seriously. My father, a preacher, often used his sermons to stress the importance of… Read More

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Why Detroit Must Vote

by Doris Rhea

I was right out of high school when I moved from Greenwood, Miss., to Detroit. It was 1956, and voting in Mississippi was a dangerous… Read More

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Our Children Need Your Vote

ELECTION 2014:
Our Children Need Your Vote

by Randi Weingarten and Lorretta Johnson

Dear Voters, One of us is a mother of three Black men, who got her start as a teacher’s aide in Baltimore making $2.25… Read More

ELECTION 2014:<br />
Now IS the Time

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Now IS the Time

by Atima Omara

Elections season always brings around a flurry of activity in the African American community urging people to vote. Whether it’s… Read More

Fighting Police Abuse,<br />
From #Ferguson2Orlando

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From #Ferguson2Orlando

by Kristian Rainge-Campbell

This week, the Ohio Student Association, Read More

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Is Darren Wilson Lying to the Grand Jury?

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Is Darren Wilson Lying to the Grand Jury?

by Shaun King

When Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed 18-year-old Mike Brown on August 9th, his family and close friends expected to get an… Read More

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What You NEED to Know About Street Harassment

by Jamilah Lemieux

The now-infamous video of… Read More

Black Republicans Senator Tim Scott South Carolina

Should Black People Vote Republican?

by Chelsi P. Henry, Esq.

“Real Solutions, not rhetoric” We are less than a week away from the critical Midterm elections.  Read More

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Black Women:
Still Trapped By the Pay Gap

by Susana Morris

Women serve on the Supreme Court, run Fortune 500 companies, and wield political power in the halls of Congress. However, despite… Read More

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