Flint residents Marcus Shelton, from left, Roland Young, and Darius Martin walk on an ice-covered street as they retrieve free water. AP

Black Caucus Asks Trump When Flint Will Get His Help

by #teamEBONY

During his campaign, President Trump made promises to fix the nation’s infrastructure, saying he could get as much as $1 trillion to do so.... Read More


Trump Signs Empty ‘Buy American, Hire American’ Policy

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On its face, it would seem like a governmental policy that gives companies incentive to hire American workers and for Americans to purchase U.S.-made... Read More

Planned Parenthood

Trump Attack on Planned Parenthood Endangers Black Women

by La’Tasha D. Mayes

Late last week, President Trump reversed an Obama-era regulation that prohibited states from withholding Title X family planning funds from reproductive health care providers,... Read More

Susan Rice

Officials: Susan Rice Did Nothing Wrong In Surveillance ‘Unmask’

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Former White House National Security official Susan Rice did not take part in any inappropriate action, despite allegations that she tried to “unmask” individuals linked to... Read More

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood Targeted in New Legislation Signed By Trump

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President Trump took another swipe at Obama-era policies, signing legislation that would allow states to deny federal family planning funds to Planned Parenthood, as... Read More

Steve Bannon

In Brief: Bannon Booted from NSC, Chicago Man Charged in Fatal Shooting of 4

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Trump Boots Bannon from National Security Council Steve Bannon, a former executive with the far-right website Breitbart.com who became a senior adviser in the Trump... Read More


In Brief: I-85 Bridge Collapse Causes Headaches; Trump Must Ante Up on Lawsuit

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I-85 Highway Collapse Snarls Atlanta-area Traffic A section of I-85 collapsed as emergency crews were fighting a massive fire on the busy roadway on... Read More


Omarosa Storms Out of Black Press Week Breakfast

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Omarosa Manigault walked out of a breakfast meeting she had requested to attend last week after disputing the accuracy of a story written by... Read More


In Brief: MLK Birmingham Letter Up for Auction, Brexit Begins

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Draft of Famous MLK Letter to Go Up for Auction A draft of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Letter From a Birmingham Jail” is scheduled... Read More


House Pulls GOP Healthcare Bill Because of Lack of Party Support

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Due to a lack of votes in support, House Republicans have pulled the healthcare bill. The withdrawal represents a major defeat for President Trump,... Read More