Thursday, August 22, 2019

Tag: Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders Answers 2016 Critics With Sweeping...

Three years after critics took aim at Bernie Sanders for failing to do enough to tackle racial injustice,...

‘Add It Up!’ Marianne Williamson Catches Black...

A gaggle of Democratic presidential hopefuls took the stage at Detroit's Fox Theatre on Tuesday night to face off in the first of two...

‘You Can’t Hide From What You Did’:...

Donald Trump tried to take credit for fixing the 1994 Crime Bill, but Ava DuVernay wouldn't let him get away with it.

Report: Kamala Harris Has Collected More Than...

As presidential hopefuls make the rounds throughout America to drum up donations and support for their platforms, Sen. Kamala Harris is reportedly...

Sanders Campaign Adviser Nina Turner Struggles to...

The senior campaign adviser for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) admitted this week that the lawmaker and Democratic presidential hopeful fell flat at the  "She...

Should Incarcerated Felons Have Voting Rights? Presidential...

South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg ignited a debate among social media critics Monday when he said incarcerated felons should NOT be allowed to...

Bernie Sanders Gets Endorsements From 7 Black...

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Thursday announced endorsements from seven black lawmakers in the critical early voting...

Democratic White House Hopefuls Tout Agendas to...

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates on Friday touted their plans on criminal justice reform, the study of reparations and other racial equality...

Rep. James Clyburn Dismisses Idea of Reparations...

House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.) says he has a major issue with using reparations as way to address racial and wealth inequality, just...

‘What Does That Mean?’ Sen. Bernie Sanders...

Independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders spent a portion of a Monday night town hall tip-toeing around questions regarding his stance on reparations to the...

Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren Support Reparations for...

Democratic presidential hopefuls Sens. Kamala Harris of California and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts have both said recently that they support the idea of reparations...

Political Commentator Symone Sanders Detained By Police...

CNN political commentator Symone D. Sanders was detained by police at LaGuardia Airport on Thursday following an incident with TSA agents. According to New York's...

Bernie Sanders’ Son Announces Run for Congress...

Levi Sanders, son of 2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), has announced his run for Congress in the state of New Hampshire. Sanders, who announced...

Medicare for All Chorus Grows Bigger, Louder...

Nobody dies because they don’t have access to health care. At least not according to Idaho Rep. Raul Labrador, who made the assertion in May...

What Does the Green Party Offer for...

Is the Green Party the way for Black voters, and are they considering it as an option? In a presidential race where Donald Trump...

President Obama Offers Tough Love to Black...

During a London town hall meeting on Saturday, President Obama gave activists in the Black Lives Matter movement some unwanted criticism. The president says: “Once you’ve highlighted...

Video: Former Carson Aide Met With Boos...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DUZNRIkCfIs While sitting on a panel at Al Sharpton’s National Action Network conference in New York Wednesday, Ben Carson's former aide and current business partner...

Joy Reid and Twitter Set Bernie Sanders...

Sen. Bernie Sanders came under attack for comments that could be seen as a racial "blind spot" in his understanding of the history of...

Russell Simmons Slams Bernie Sanders in an...

Black business icon — co-creator of Phat Farm and Def Jam —  Russell Simmons reveals that he is throwing his full support behind Democratic...

Hillary or Bernie? Black Women Still ‘Not...

Is either Democratic presidential candidate really a guarantee for Black voters? What about Black women voters in particular? According to MSNBC, a few prominent...