Wednesday 20 September 2017
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Category: Featured News, Politics, State/National News

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Obama Presidential Library Set for Chicago’s South Side

By Frederick Lowe   ( – President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have selected Jackson Park on...


Clinton Asks Nation to Empathize With Victims of ‘Systemic Racism’

By Hazel Trice Edney   PHILADELPHIA, Pa. ( – Hillary Clinton, in her convention speech accepting the...


Michelle Obama Electrifies at DNC – But Will It Be Enough to Inspire Voters to the Polls?

By Hazel Trice Edney   PHILADELPHIA, Pa. ( – First Lady Michelle Obama was once again the star of the Democratic...


Dems Back Clinton at DNC’s Day One; Michelle Obama Hailed as High Point

By Staff   First Lady Michelle Obama has decidedly been hailed as the high point for day one of the Democratic National Convention...


Wasserman Schultz Won’t take Part in Democratic Convention, Following Email Controversy

By Staff   The Democratic National Convention kicked off Monday, without former Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie...


Black Issues Addressed in Democratic Platform Document to be Issued at Convention This Week

By Zenitha Prince   ( – Members of the Congressional Black Caucus and other minorities were well represented...


Trump Makes Republican Convention Whiter Than Usual, Some Say

By Tatyana Hopkins   CLEVELAND ( – Republican National Conventions are routinely mostly White.  This...

Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the nation fill downtown Cleveland to monitor protesters during the Republican National Convention. So far, the increased force has worked. PHOTO: Milbert Brown, Howard University News Service

Republican Convention: Heavy Police Presence Apparently Pays Off in Cleveland

By Briahnna Brown   CLEVELAND ( – Nearly everywhere you look in downtown Cleveland during the Republican National...


A View Inside: Black Lives Matter Rally Draws Hundreds to Downtown Syracuse

By Devin Martin   The Black Lives Matter Movement finally made its way to Syracuse, and the movement drew hundreds of supporters...

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Trump Campaign Responds to Criticism of Melania Trump’s Speech, Obama Plagiarism Allegations

By Staff   Donald Trump’s campaign scrambled to find a response Tuesday, following allegations of plagiarism that surfaced...