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  • Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help the Virgin Islands

    Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help the Virgin Islands

    Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help Virgin Islands. Led by Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) and Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), members of the CBC pushed for more...

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  • Video: Rep. Al Green Takes Impeachment to the Floor of the House

    Video: Rep. Al Green Takes Impeachment to the Floor of the House

    Texas Rep. Rep. Al Green Takes Impeachment to the Floor of the House. In a daring a bold move, Rep. Al Green arrived on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives and looked as if he was about...

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  • Misinformed and Misguided: NAACP Slaps Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones

    Misinformed and Misguided: NAACP Slaps Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones

    Discuss Anything Other Than Police Misconduct. In the world of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones you get to tell your employees what to do even if it violated the first amendment to the Constitution you...

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  • Video: Without a President in Attendance, CBC Gala Moves Nice and Easy

    Video: Without a President in Attendance, CBC Gala Moves Nice and Easy

    No whinin’ or complainin.’ The CBC Gala that took place on the night of September 23rd was the first in years not featuring President Barack Obama or first lady Michelle Obama.  The lines for...

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  • Sen. Kamala Harris Declares “Black Women’s Agenda Should Be America’s Agenda”  During CBC Week Address

    Sen. Kamala Harris Declares “Black Women’s Agenda Should Be America’s Agenda” During CBC Week Address

    During CBC Week, California Senator Kamala Harris, who is now being talked about as a possible future candidate for President, delivered remarks and accepted the President’s Award at the Black...

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  • Again and Again: Democrats Rally for Action on Guns on House Steps

    Again and Again: Democrats Rally for Action on Guns on House Steps

    Rep. Robin Kelly on America’s Gun Problem. After taking over the House floor after the slaughter of 49 people at the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Florida, Democrats who are in the minority in the...

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  • Inclusion the Goal of New Verizon AdFellows Program

    Inclusion the Goal of New Verizon AdFellows Program

    One year after Diego Scotti, Chief Marketing Officer for Verizon, sent a letter to 11 of the company’s marketing agencies telling them to diversify or risk loosing business, Verizon launched its...

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  • Fifty-Nine Shot Dead in Las Vegas: GOP Offers “Thoughts and Prayers” and No Action

    Fifty-Nine Shot Dead in Las Vegas: GOP Offers “Thoughts and Prayers” and No Action

    Fifty-Nine Shot Dead in Las Vegas: GOP Offers “Thoughts and Prayers,” No Action. Even in the wake of the return of their colleague Steve Scalise, after he was shot on a baseball field in Virginia...

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  • Trump Gives Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico Little Attention as NFL Tweets Continue

    Trump Gives Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico Little Attention as NFL Tweets Continue

    Over the last week President Trump has tweeted more about the NFL than he has the massive tragedy in the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The two U.S. territories were hit hard by Hurricane Maria...

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  • Las Vegas Becomes the Latest American Gun Tragedy

    Las Vegas Becomes the Latest American Gun Tragedy

    Until the Next Time. Mass shooting in the U.S. is defined by a shooting with more than three people shot. Today is the 275th day of 2017 and the U.S. has had 273 mass shootings so far. Last night...

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  • Marching for Black Women

    Marching for Black Women

    By Atima Omara This weekend, I will join individuals and organizations from across the country for the March for Black Women. And Black women have many reasons to march: ongoing attacks on voting...

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  • Privacy Is Not Dead

    Privacy Is Not Dead

    Before a crowd of more than 150 industry, academic, legislative, and consumer-focused leaders, Bob Quinn, AT&T’s Senior Executive Vice President of External and Legislative affairs convened...

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  • Trump’s Comments Against NFL Players Unites Coaches, Players and Owners

    Trump’s Comments Against NFL Players Unites Coaches, Players and Owners

    “Wouldn’t you love to see one of these NFL owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, ‘Get that son of a bitch off the field right now. Out! He’s fired. He’s fired!’” said President...

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  • Rep. Adams’ HBCU Caucus Adds 8 Senators Including 3 Republicans

    Rep. Adams’ HBCU Caucus Adds 8 Senators Including 3 Republicans

    During National HBCU Week the Bipartisan HBCU Caucus Announces the Addition of Eight Senate Members During National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Week the Congressional...

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  • Annual BWR/Essence Poll of Black Women Voters Shows 11% Drop in Support for Democrats

    Annual BWR/Essence Poll of Black Women Voters Shows 11% Drop in Support for Democrats

    “Power of the Sister Vote” Poll Reveals Shifts in Political Attitudes Among Black Women. Today the Black Women’s Roundtable (BWR) will hold its 9th Annual Public Policy Forum, in partnership...

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  • #MomsMobilize: Using Power of Women to Advance Climate Justice

    #MomsMobilize: Using Power of Women to Advance Climate Justice

    Vien Truong is no stranger to the climate justice movement. A long-time resident of Oakland, California, environmental equity is an abiding passion for the CEO of Dream Corps and leader of Green...

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  • Trump White House Names Executive Director for HBCU Initaitive

    Trump White House Names Executive Director for HBCU Initaitive

    Jonathan Holifield: Trump Names Executive Director for the HBCU Initiative. After insistent calls to name an Executive Director for the White House Initiative on HBCUs, the Trump Administration...

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  • FCC Diversity Committee Primed for Action at Inaugural Meeting

    FCC Diversity Committee Primed for Action at Inaugural Meeting

    After a three-week nomination period, and a little over two months of deliberation, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced his picks for the newly chartered Advisory Committee on Diversity and Digital...

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  • None of Us Operate in a Vacuum: NBA Urges Players to Be Woke

    None of Us Operate in a Vacuum: NBA Urges Players to Be Woke

    ESPN reported this week that the NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver, and the head of the players union sent a message to players on social activism. The letter, in part, read: “None of us operates in a...

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  • UVA President, Head of Black Student Union, Testify on Campus Racism

    UVA President, Head of Black Student Union, Testify on Campus Racism

    House Democrats hosted a Capitol Hill forum on Affirmative Action, Inclusion and Racial Climate on America’s Campuses on September 8. Student leaders, college diversity officials, and legal...

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