Michelle Obama, Vote, When We Vote

Michelle Obama, Janelle Monáe, Tom Hanks Team Up for Voter Registration PSA

by Teddy Grant   Jul 19, 2018

Former first lady Michelle Obama wants people to get out to vote in the 2018 midterm elections and she’s teamed up with celebrities to... Read More

Chicago

Chicago Holds First Ever Jail-Wide Voting for Inmates

by Teddy Grant   Mar 15, 2018

Chicago is making sure jailed inmates voices are heard. In a major move, Cook County Jail allowed incarcerated individuals the ability to vote in... Read More

Ferguson

Ferguson Keeps Mayor Who Held Office During Mike Brown Protests

by #teamEBONY   Apr 05, 2017

Voters in Ferguson, Mo., have re-elected James Knowles III as mayor for a third term, passing on city council member Ella Jones who would... Read More

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time For A Different Kind Of Politics

[THE WAY FORWARD] It’s Time For A Different Kind Of Politics

by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.   Jan 20, 2017

I’m from Mississippi. The night Donald Trump was elected president, my first reaction was, Look at what these White folks have done. The second... Read More

President

First Black President? Why Stop at Just One?

by Terrence L. Moore   Jan 13, 2017

I have shed my last tear over President Obama, now I’m mad. I was getting annoyed watching his farewell address. Not at him –... Read More

Herman Cain: ‘Donald Trump is Not Racist’

Herman Cain: ‘Donald Trump is Not Racist’

by #teamEBONY   Jun 15, 2016

Donald Trump apparently has a new BFF in someone who wanted the job he's going for. He's even defending the billionaire against allegations of... Read More

The Power of the Right to Vote

The Power of the Right to Vote

by Hill Harper   Mar 01, 2016

The American Civil Rights Movement never died. Indeed, the ebb and flow of the movement in the 1960s and since has been driven by... Read More

Melissa Harris-Perry Reportedly Walks Off MSNBC Show

Melissa Harris-Perry Reportedly Walks Off MSNBC Show

by #teamEBONY   Feb 26, 2016

MSNBC weekend host Melissa Harris-Perry has reportedly walked off of her show, refusing to take the host’s chair, citing frustration with network officials, according... Read More

2016’s Terrible, Horrible, Very Bad, No-Good Presidential Election

2016’s Terrible, Horrible, Very Bad, No-Good Presidential Election

by Jamilah Lemieux   Feb 19, 2016

There are 262 days left until the 2016 Presidential Election, or as I like to say, Americans have nearly nine months left to serve... Read More

Mohammed Morsi

Mohamed Morsi Wins Egypt’s First Presidential Election

by #teamEBONY   Jun 26, 2012

After a week of growing political tension, The Muslim Brotherhood's Mohammed Morsi was declared the winner of Egypt's first free presidential election on Sunday.... Read More