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NAACP Leader Kicked Off Flight After Face...

North Carolina NAACP leader Rev. William Barber II was kicked off a late flight Friday, after reportedly having a few words with a racist...

Former RNC Chair Michael Steele Gets Real...

Former Republican National Committee (RNC) Chair Michael Steele has offered some candid views on race and politics. In a recent interview, he said that...

The Problem with Donald Trump’s Racism and...

By Fitzgerald Clark The problem with Donald Trump’s racism and prejudice isn’t Donald Trump— it’s the millions of Americans who share those feelings of racism...

Decision to Cancel ‘Black and Brown Presidential...

The Republican Party’s campaign to attract more Black and brown voters suffered another setback when the Iowa Republican Black & Brown Presidential Forum was...

Ben Carson Urged to Quit Race After...

GOP presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson set off a firestorm of controversy Sunday when he said Muslims should be barred from...

Ben Carson Pivots His Attention to Black...

Dr. Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon who is currently running in second place in the GOP primary, has urged Black people to leave the...

Ben Carson Says the #BlackLivesMatter Movement Is...

Ben Carson, the neurosurgeon turned Republican presidential candidate, is emerging from political obscurity. And part of his strategy is to vocally and consistently speak...

Fifty Years After the Voting Rights Act,...

Fifty years after the passage of the Voting Right Act (VRA) the battle over the right to vote continues. Much like racism, voter suppression...

Can GOP’s Plan to Woo Black Voters...

These days, the Republican Party is talking more about race, in a season — particularly a campaign season — in which the debate over...

Former Texas Governor Says Republicans Can Help...

Former Texas governor and Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry has urged African Americans to leave the Democratic Party and join the GOP, according to...

5 Reasons Black Voters Shouldn’t Blindly Put...

  After 40 Years of Support … How Much Have Democrats Really Done for the Black Community? If you feel like every election year poses the...

What Does GOP Control of The Senate...

For the first time in eight years, Republicans have captured control of both the Senate and the House, giving them control of Congress and...

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Angered Over Misleading Political Ads

 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was always more than just a basketball player. He had a mature intelligence and a head for politics, even at a young...

GOP Sets Sights on Poor Voters Because...

  If you want to understand why Republicans have gone in so hard over the last few years making it more difficult for poor people...

Time For Change: Even Tea Party Extremists...

At the Iowa State Republican Party Convention, Sen. Rand Paul made comments about America's War on Drugs that were genuine and surprising coming from...

GOP Report Concludes Too Many Groups Don’t...

The GOP national committee has issued a Republican Party report that calls for major change to win over groups that have been going heavily...

Powell Talks GOP Racism, Backs Chuck Hagel...

During NBC’s Meet the Press Sunday, former Secretary of State Colin Powell attacked his own Republican party for its outdated views on race. Powell...

Post Election Analysis: Why White Voters Are...

Did a majority of white people vote for Mitt Romney because of racism or because they truly thought he was the best candidate? The answer...

How Mitt Romney and The GOP Can...

At first glance, both ethnic groups would appear to be natural Republican-leaning constituencies. With a strong emphasis on family and a decidedly conservative focus on...