Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Tag: Black Vote

FACT CHECK: Trump Fudges History on Black...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing pivotal November elections, President Donald Trump is misrepresenting the history of African-American voting and exaggerating his influence in boosting income...

Should the Kanye West MAGA Debacle Remind...

Kanye West Ignorantly Stumbles into Important Debate About Whether Blacks Can Hold Democratic Party Accountable With the recent comments by Kanye West claiming slavery is...

How Gerrymandering Has Made the Black Vote...

In the aftermath of the dramatic 2017 Virginia legislative elections, many are left trying to make sense of what happened. There were five delegate...

In The Age of Trump Is it...

During a campaign stop in 2016, the nation winced when Donald Trump pointed out the sole noticeable African-American in the audience. “Oh, look at...

Black Voter Turnout In Ossoff-Handel Runoff Could...

Why It's So Important That Black Voters Turn Out for Tuesday, June 20, marks the beginning of the end of Georgia's high-stakes special election,...

Black Woman Fires Back at Bernie Sanders’...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BW25BgqORoM

President Obama Completely Ignores Black Issues in...

On Tuesday night, President Obama delivered his final State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress. And by all accounts, it...

Democratic Monopoly on Black Voters May Be...

The Democratic Party has enjoyed nearly overwhelming support from Blacks for a number of decades.  But that will not necessarily hold for eternity, as...

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...

Killer Mike May Have Just Endorsed Bernie...

With every presidential election, it seems that Black voters are left to choose the lesser of two evils, and are often forgotten and left...

Chicago Pastor Urges Black Community to Think...

For a long time, the vast majority of Black voters have lined up at the polls to cast their ballots in favor of the...

Is Electing More Black Politicians the Answer...

Bruce A. Dixon, managing editor at Black Agenda Report, said that voting more Black faces into official positions isn’t the solution to problems facing...