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Senate Republicans Again Shoot Down John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Pouring salt on wounded Democrats, Senate Republicans on Wednesday, November 3, again blocked the latest efforts...

Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee is Latest Lawmaker Arrested in Voting Rights Fight

The Brennan Center directly tied the new laws to “racist voter fraud allegations behind the Big Lie – former President Donald Trump’s false claims...

Rudy Giuliani’s Two Decade Fall from America’s Mayor to MAGA Supporting Criminal Suspect

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Twenty years ago, Rudy Giuliani wore the crown of America’s Mayor. He was the face of America’s...

OP-ED: Where We Go from Here

So, for me, 2021 is about hope and about working for a better life for all and a better nation together as we rise from the terrible test that 2020 has been. It is about recommitting to one another and to good works to help our brothers and sisters in need. And even before we voted for inclusion, we were already making good trouble. White, Black and Brown nationwide took to the streets this past spring and summer to ask our nation — to demand of our nation — that we address the systematic racism that has plagued this country since its founding. That has torn the very fabric of our country and created so much pain and loss. With one voice, all were saying: ‘Please, at long last, fix this.’” — Ray Curry, Secretary-Treasurer, UAW

Disenfranchised and Marginalized Communities See Hope with Biden, Harris

On his first day, just hours after taking the oath of office, President Biden signed a host of executive orders – one of them aimed at ensuring racial equity. “It is, therefore, the policy of my administration that the federal government should pursue a comprehensive approach to advancing equity for all, including people of color and others who have been historically underserved, marginalized, and adversely affected by persistent poverty and inequality” President Biden proclaimed.