Ben Carson

In Brief: Ben Carson Commemorates OKC Tragedy, Haiti Rebuilding National Palace

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Ben Carson Speaks at Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson led a remembrance ceremony in honor of... Read More

Ben Carson

Exactly How Did Ben Carson Get Stuck in an Elevator?

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We haven’t heard a whole lot from Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson since he was confirmed for his new job. But he’s... Read More

Congressional Black Caucus

‘What Do You Have to Lose?’ Black Legislators Answer Trump’s Question

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon

When President Donald Trump said that abolitionist Frederick Douglass (who died in 1895) is “an example of somebody who’s done an amazing job and is... Read More

Carson

Gaffes Aside, What Ben Carson Could Do With the Keys He Holds

by Shetal Vohra-Gupta, Ph.D.

Lets hope we have seen the limits of U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson’s historical ignorance since facing backlash by... Read More

ben carson

Ben Carson Now Says He Knows the Difference Between Slavery & Immigration

by Britni Danielle

During his first address as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to the agency’s employees, Ben Carson managed to anger many outside of the room... Read More

Ben Carson

Ben Carson Called Enslaved Africans ‘Immigrants’ & Samuel L. Jackson Went Off

by Britni Danielle

In his first address as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Ben Carson spoke to employees about the good ole American values and the... Read More

Kevin Durant Mr CIAA

[Black Lens] Kevin Durant, The Donald and Mr. CIAA: The Week in Photos

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EBONY.com is presenting several images from around the Black diaspora depicting some of the most interesting news items including Kevin Durant suffering an injury that could... Read More

Ben Carson

Ben Carson is Now the Nation’s HUD Secretary

by Shantell E. Jamison

Ben Carson can now add “Secretary of Housing and Urban Development” to his long list of professional achievements. The New York Times reports that... Read More

Trump

Trump Visits Smithsonian NMAAHC Amid Tense Racial Climate

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President Trump visited the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture on Tuesday, possibly as outreach to a community that overwhelmingly did... Read More

Trump

Trump’s Awkward Black History Month Moment

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President Trump, fresh off announcing his choice for a new U.S. Supreme Court justice, convened a meeting of conservative Black supporters on Wednesday at... Read More