NAACP: President Trump Again Falls Short of Presidential Character

BALTIMORE— The NAACP unequivocally denounces the most-recent racist comments by President Donald Trump. “As our nation fights to move forward, our President falls deeper and...

Trump References Africa and Haiti as ‘Shithole Countries’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump questioned Thursday why the U.S. should permit more immigrants from "shithole countries" after senators discussed revamping rules affecting...

Ohio’s Purging of Thousands of Nonvoters Under Scrutiny

Civil rights groups argue that when the state of Ohio purged names of nonvoters it violated Federal law, but Ohio countered that it is...

Martin Luther King Jr.

As we celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968), this article from 1957 showcases King’s early life and the incident that led...

Conyers Ex-Foe Wants Michigan to Hold Special Election Now

When John Conyers retired from the U.S. House of Representatives officially on Dec. 5, 2017, an unprecedented situation took place. The 705,094 residents in the...

#Oprah2020 Praises All Women, Not Just Oprah

Phixavier Holmes, a Hyattsville, Md. resident, is not surprised about the excitement over the possibility of Oprah Winfrey running for President in 2020 because...

Federal Judges Again Throw-out North Carolina GOP’s Gerrymandered Congressional Map

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal judges ruled Tuesday that North Carolina's congressional district map drawn by legislative Republicans is illegally gerrymandered because of excessive...

Kansas Lawmaker Quits Posts after Remarks about Blacks

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas state legislator who suggested at a public forum that Blacks are predisposed to abusing drugs has resigned from...

White Kansas Lawmaker: “Blacks were predisposed to abusing drugs because of their “character makeup...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A White Kansas state lawmaker arguing against the legalization of marijuana suggested that it and other drugs were originally outlawed...

Cherokee Nation to Recognize Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Follows Federal Ct Ruling that Descendants of Black Slaves Owned by Cherokees Must Be Accorded Full Cherokee Tribal Citizenship TAHLEQUAH, Okla. (AP) — The Cherokee...

NAACP and Anti-Fascists Plan to Protest Trump in Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — The NAACP is urging people to wear white and hold anti-Trump signs on Monday. Another group says demonstrators will "take a...

Trump, Republican Lawmakers Pore over Agenda at Camp David

THURMONT, Md. (AP) — Emerging from closed-door meetings with Republican leaders, President Donald Trump on Saturday held out the prospect of a deal with...