Trump Inaugural Concert Lacks Firepower of Similar 2009 Obama Show

COLLEGE PARK, Maryland -- Elton John, R. Kelly and Moby have all publicly declined to perform at the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, yet Trump’s inauguration found seven acts...

Barack Obama Makes History

Barack Obama made history when he defeated Senator John MCain in 2008 and became the first African-American president. The following article explores what his...

How Obama Used the Law to Bring About Change

Barack Hussein Obama, 55, departs the White House with a legacy of sweeping change and political controversy. He was not only the first Black...

How Obamacare Improved the Nation’s Health

Ashley Turner has experienced ups and downs with the Affordable Care Act, but says she and other Americans have benefited overall. She doesn’t believe...

Richardson Outlines Disparity in HBCU ‘Equality Lawsuit’

Week two of the remedial phase of the Maryland Higher Education Desegregation Trial, as the case is popularly known, featured the testimony of Dr....

Obama’s Impact on Black America

After an earnest exchange of sharp queries and careful answers on Russian interference in the 2016 election, Meet the Press host Chuck Todd threw in...

Holder Tackles GOP Gerrymandering

Voting is the cornerstone of American democracy. It is a right that Republican gerrymandering systematically undermined for Democrats in the last district remapping process,...

The Legacy of President Barack Obama

When Barack Hussein Obama took the oath of office to become the 44th President of the United States on Jan. 20, 2009, perhaps the...

Michelle Obama, a First Lady Like No Other

Michelle Obama has been a vital component of her husband’s White House tenure, leaving an indelible legacy that will be a hard act to...

Obama Grants Clemency to Hundreds More Inmates– Mostly Nonviolent Drug Offenders

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama granted clemency to Chelsea Manning on Tuesday, allowing the transgender Army intelligence officer convicted of leaking more than...

Springsteen Cover Band Won’t Play at a Washington Gala Before Trump Inauguration

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A Bruce Springsteen cover band has changed its tune about performing at a Washington gala the day before Republican Donald...

Trump, in Flap with Civil Rights Icon, Meets with MLK’s Son

NEW YORK (AP) — Days before taking office, President-elect Donald Trump attempted to navigate the fallout of his flap with a civil rights leader...