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Keith Ellison Loses Tight Race for DNC Chairmanship

by #teamEBONY   Feb 25, 2017

Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison lost his bid to lead the Democratic National Committee as its chair on Saturday after a monthslong campaign that would... Read More

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Could Keith Ellison Be Catapulted to Lead the Democratic Party?

by #teamEBONY   Feb 22, 2017

Minnesota congressman Keith Ellison could take the helm of the Democratic National Committee this weekend in Atlanta as the party makes decisions on its future... Read More

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Keith Ellison’s Run to Lead Democrats Met With Praise and Criticism

by Christopher Harris   Nov 15, 2016

Right as Democrats are looking for answers to losing the presidential election last week, Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison’s announcement that he will run for... Read More

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE]
From Catholic to Muslim: Congressman Keith Ellison Speaks

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE]
From Catholic to Muslim: Congressman Keith Ellison Speaks

by Brooke Obie   Dec 04, 2013

In 2006, U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison was elected to represent Minnesota’s 5th district, becoming the state’s first African American representative and the first Muslim... Read More

Senate to Consider the “End Racial Profiling Act”

Senate to Consider the “End Racial Profiling Act”

by Zerlina Maxwell   Apr 20, 2012

This week’s Senate hearing on racial profiling was the first of the post 9/11 era.  In the wake of the Trayvon Martin case, the... Read More