Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Tag: Bernie Sanders

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...

Sanders and Clinton Battle for the Black...

The battle taking place among the Democratic candidates for president has shaped up into a more contentious contest than political observers originally contemplated. On...

The Black Vote: Who Deserves It? Hillary,...

With the Iowa Caucus behind us, Hillary Clinton won a marginal victory, which means she will share Iowa’s delegates in a virtual tie with...

Bernie Sanders Blows Second Chance to Clarify...

https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x3o6f92_bernie-sanders-dodges-reparations-question_news   https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x3o6m31_bernie-sanders-uses-obama-as-human-shield-for-reparations-issue_news   http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x3o6b1d_senator-barack-obama-on-slavery-reparations-2007_news

With No Black Candidate on the Ballot,...

  For more than half a century, African-American voters have overwhelmingly supported the Democratic Party and its candidates for office, especially in presidential elections.  The...

Delaware Passes Resolution to Apologize for Slavery...

Let us not endeavor to pursue justice on the cheap. Now that the issues of racial inequality, institutional racism and systemic discrimination are beginning to...