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Democrats Hold Hearing on White Supremacy

The House Oversight subcommittee on civil rights and civil liberties hearing, titled “Confronting White Supremacy: Adequacy of the Federal Response,” reportedly is the latest...

Trump, Media Assaults on Omar a New Low for American Politics

Some media favorable to the president have also attacked Omar and despite death threats made against her, Trump has continued his assault by calling...

Three Misconceptions About the Black Vote

By: Lynette Monroe Black people do vote. Let’s stop perpetuating the myth that Black people don’t vote. Besides, emphasizing negative behavior will not yield positive...

The CBC Celebrates History with 49 Members in the 115th Congress

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor/NNPA Newswire) During the Ceremonial Swearing-In event a few blocks from The White House, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc., honored...

Whitewashing Republican Support of Civil Rights

Raynard Jackson Commentary One of the best kept secrets over the past 50 years is that, proportionately, Republicans in Congress supported passage of the landmark 1964...