Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) was told by the board of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation that she should resign as leader of the organization in a lengthy conference call with the board over
RICHMOND — Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax, only the second African American elected to statewide office in Virginia, briefly bowed out of his duties in the state Senate on Friday in protest of a tribute to Confederate
Count the Rev. Jesse Jackson among those unimpressed with President Donald Trump's $3,000 fast-food feast that was served during Monday's White House reception honoring the national champion Clemson Tigers.
(CNN) — As Kamala Harris positions for a likely presidential run that could be announced as early as this week, the California senator fielded an early hit on her criminal justice record Thursday in the
LAUSD teachers’ strike, Day 5: The sun’s out, L.A. strikers gather, and hopes rise for a settlement - Los Angeles Times
If striking Los Angeles teachers needed an omen as they rallied in Grand Park downtown Friday, Mother Nature obliged. After four days of picketing in rain and chill and gloom, the sun burst forth. “Do
Univ. of Georgia teaching assistant says ‘some white people may have to die’ for black communities to be ‘made whole’
A teaching assistant at the University of Georgia is under fire after reportedly writing a racist and violent Facebook post about the death of white people, according to Campus Reform. What are the details?
Democrat Stacey Abrams, who narrowly lost a bid to become Georgia's governor last year, admitted in an interview over the weekend that she would not "oppose" allowing noncitizens the right to vote in elections,
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James said Friday on his HBO Sports series The Shop that the NFL has "a bunch of old white men owning teams" who have a "slave mentality" toward players. Ben Golliver
Representatives from nearly 200 countries are gathering in Poland for talks on climate change - aimed at breathing new life into the Paris Agreement. The UN has warned the 2015 Paris accord's goal of global