In advance of tonight’s Democratic presidential debate in Atlanta, we are reposting this June 2019 article about the Midwestern mayor who has captured the attention of Black voters and President Barack Obama’s former campaign manager.
“We are, as we always have been, in the forefront, but very few times are our issues spoken to directly.”
Cannabis—marijuana, hemp and cannabidiol (CBD)—is poised for major legislative action during the 116th Congress. Lawmakers…
“”I’m very proud to have a diverse and experienced staff; it’s important that this campaign has a wide range of perspectives, voices and backgrounds that reflect the America we live in,” Biden said
“So many of the racial inequities in the justice of our society can be addressed when we are more intentional about supporting our most vulnerable Americans.”
A deeper look at the lawmakers running
Alongside his appeals for highly favorable causes, Trump slipped in red meat for his base with items such as the end of late-term abortion.
The Black community has a “tremendous amount to gain” during the 116th Congress
Middle-class Black neighborhoods are feeling a tight squeeze as the longest federal shutdown in United States history drags on.
The year 2018 saw catalysts spur the righting of historical wrongs committed against the African-American community such as lynchings and unsolved civil rights cold cases.