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Meek Mill, Van Jones and Others Speak at the Congressional Black Caucus on Hip-Hop and Advocacy

Meek Mill, Van Jones and Others Speak at the Congressional Black Caucus on Hip-Hop and Advocacy

by Teddy Grant   Sep 18, 2018

EBONY and Universal Music Group hosted the “Artists, Activism and the Criminal Justice System” panel Friday at the 48th Annual Congressional Black Caucus event in... Read More

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries on Meek Mill, Activism and Voting ‘Like Your Life Depends on It’

by Teddy Grant   Sep 13, 2018

Wednesday marked the beginning of Congressional Black Caucus’ 48th Annual Legislative Agenda. The organization has spent decades fighting for the United States’ Black community... Read More

Maxine Waters

Maxine Waters Needs Black Folks to Step It Up With This Impeachment Business

by Zahara Hill   Sep 22, 2017

The California congresswoman would rather have people joining her movement to 'Impeach 45' than applauding her for it. Read More

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   Apr 27, 2017

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

Congressional Black Caucus

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

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon   Mar 23, 2017

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

Trump to Meet with Congressional Black Caucus Members

Trump to Meet with Congressional Black Caucus Members

by #teamEBONY   Mar 22, 2017

Donald Trump is slated to meet with the Congressional Black Caucus on Wednesday, USA Today reports. The White House will host the meeting with the organization’s... Read More

Trump

How Trump Came for the Black Caucus and Failed

by Madison J. Gray   Feb 16, 2017

We now know why South Park won’t even do any more schtick about President Trump. The commander-in-chief is making it harder to lampoon him... Read More

Clarke

#Resist: NY Lawmaker Outlines Plans to Counter Travel Ban

by Madison J. Gray   Jan 30, 2017

Reaction to President Trump’s executive order targeting nationals of several predominantly Muslim nations who attempt to enter the United States exploded over the weekend... Read More

#BLM Activists Want More Support from Congressional Black Caucus

#BLM Activists Want More Support from Congressional Black Caucus

by Blavity.com   Jan 19, 2016

Activists are on the streets fighting for Black justice and, on the other side, the same battle is happening at the legislative level. Black Lives... Read More

New Report Dispels Myths About Black, Affluent African- Americans

New Report Dispels Myths About Black, Affluent African- Americans

by #teamEBONY   Sep 17, 2015

In its latest report, Nielsen provides an inside look into affluent Black consumers. The report, Increasingly Affluent, Educated and Diverse: African-American Consumers – the Untold... Read More