Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Tag: president clinton

Critics Warn Maryland’s Comprehensive Crime Laws May...

Criminal justice remains a hot topic in Maryland, where lawmakers agree that comprehensive reforms are needed, but they are divided on what shape those...

Grant Hill Brings Smarts, Honor and Cultural...

Grant Hill, the former NBA star and college basketball superstar from Duke, will be one of the owners of the Atlanta Hawks. He will...

To Win The White House, Hillary Clinton...

While most pundits will look to the past to determine whether Hillary Clinton will get enough Black support to sweep her into the White...

Rev. Gardner Taylor, 96, Called Perhaps The...

Theologians and African-American leaders across the nation have been searching to find synonyms to describe the impact that the Rev. Gardner C. Taylor had...

7 Ways White Corporate America Killed Black...

Like the talking drum, Black radio has long been a crucial way for Black people to communicate, to hear the latest music, to share...

8 Ways the Incarceration of Black Males...

In her groundbreaking book, "The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness," legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that "we have not...

Holder Schools Mayors, Police Chiefs on the...

Invoking the outrage in Ferguson, Missouri, over the summer, Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. stood before the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Little Rock,...

Obama Visits Sioux Land, Says US Must...

The plight of Native Americans jumped onto the national stage this week when President Obama made his first visit to Indian Country yesterday and...

Feds Tout Low Cost of Premiums as...

After all the screaming over the last four years about the health care law, after all the Republican attempts to shut it down, defund...

John Lewis: King Changed Us Forever, But...

On a day when three presidents, including the first black president, spoke to the nation from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, perhaps no...

Many Events in DC Mark 50th Anniversary...

A host of events will occur over the next week to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King...

Bush Legacy of Failure Unspoken at Presidential...

With the dedication of the George W. Bush presidential library in Dallas yesterday, the commentary has renewed about the failures of the Bush presidency....

Supreme Court Justices May Be Leaning Toward...

For the second straight day, gay marriage was the question before the U.S. Supreme Court—this time whether the court should strike down the federal...

Presidents Obama and Clinton Now BFFs

The ice seems to be fully thawed between the Obamas and the Clintons. Former President Bill Clinton fervently announced his support of Obama on Sunday...