THE SHUTDOWN IS OVER<br />
(For Now)

THE SHUTDOWN IS OVER
(For Now)

by France François

  The more than two-week long government shutdown is over...for now. Most Americans have been left feeling battle-worn… Read More

Kevin Powell Founds BK Nation [INTERVIEW]

Kevin Powell Founds BK Nation [INTERVIEW]

by Michael A. Gonzales

Having first met Kevin Powell in 1992 when he was first coming to national attention as a cast member of MTV’s first season… Read More

Black Mayors Speak on GOP Shutdown

Black Mayors Speak on GOP Shutdown

by Tomika L. Anderson

While House Republicans continue their quest to bully President Obama into submission over Obamacare, Black people in cities nationwide… Read More

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‘Dear ’Publicans’<br />

[MODERN MOM]
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Dear Members of Congress, I hear Read More

[THE WEEKLY READ]<br />
Dear John Boehner

[THE WEEKLY READ]
Dear John Boehner

by Michael Arceneaux

Dear John Boehner: Oh, orange-colored man with the yellow belly, aren’t you tired?… Read More

Will Obamacare Succeed?

Will Obamacare Succeed?

by Riley Wilson

As today begins the era of Obamacare, the debate over the president's healthcare reform plan continues. There’s a wonder… Read More

8 Things You Need to Know About a Potential Government Shutdown

8 Things You Need to Know About a Potential Government Shutdown

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.

The fiscal year for the U.S. federal government ends annually on September 30th. There is currently a lot of conversation about what… Read More

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Is African Media Coverage Fair and Balanced?

[AFRICAN CONNECTION]
Is African Media Coverage Fair and Balanced?

by Carol Crabbe

Just two days before the heinous terrorist attack in Nairobi, Kenya, media leaders, journalists and strategic thinkers from the United… Read More

What You Need to Know About Fracking

What You Need to Know About Fracking

by Kristin Braswell

“Drill, Baby, Drill!” That was the popular 2008 slogan of the McCain-Palin campaign. Five years later, many Americans… Read More

Cory Booker’s Appeal

Cory Booker’s Appeal

by Steven Gray

Cory Booker, Newark, N.J.’s superstar mayor, seems to be everywhere: delivering diapers during a record-shattering blizzard; headlining Aspen… Read More

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