WASHINGTON — The Trump administration prepared Wednesday to release a tax reform plan that calls for big corporate rate cuts and an increase in standard deductions, a pricey package that could face an uphill climb in Congress. “This is going to be the biggest tax cut and the largest tax reform in the history of […]
Thursday evening’s GOP Debate devoted less than a minute to police brutality and the “Black Lives Matter”movement. According to the International Business Times, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was given the question at the first Republican debate of the primary season. The debate was hosted in Cleveland, a city that has seen its’ fair share of police injustice including […]
MARTHA’S VINEYARD, MA (RNN) – President Barack Obama praised the work of executed American journalist James Wright Foley and denounced the group that beheaded him during brief comments Wednesday. In a video that ISIS posted online a day earlier, Foley gave a prepared statement that blamed the president’s authorization of air strikes in Iraq […]
A 19-year-0ld young woman, Ranisha McBride, was shot to death seeking help after surviving a car accident late at night. This is the second incident…
Is it some kind of unwritten rule that only people with the last name of Bush or Clinton get to run for president, Barack Obama notwithstanding? We’ve had 2 Bushes and one Clinton in the White House already, and now Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush are being talked about as major contenders for the […]
Witnesses reported that the student and teacher had argued a few minutes before the shooting, Sulaimaniya Mayor Zana Mohammed Saleh told CNN. He said an investigation was still under way, but the attack did not appear to have any political motivation. Sulaimaniya is in Iraq’s autonomous and relatively secure Kurdish region. In Baghdad, the U.S. […]
PARMA, OH (WOIO) – The 9/11 remembrance continued in Parma Saturday. Firefighters, local representatives and members of the public showed their American pride and attended a special ceremony in honor of the 9/11 victims. They gathered to remember those lost in the September 11th attacks. “We remember the deeper meaning of what it is to be […]
African-American singles are the least likely to marry, the census says Tamika Miller knows what she wants in a husband.
The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies released a report last week detailing how African-American voters could make the difference in 20 House races.
Britons travelling to France and Germany have been told they may face a high threat from terror attacks, following a US warning for its citizens to be vigilant while in Europe.
A couple of years back on Real Time With Bill Maher, the ubiquitous Cornel West was asked if black folks were decidedly more homophobic than other groups. Parsing his words carefully, the ordained Baptist minister said, “I don’t think we are any more homophobic than anyone else.” Maybe not, but certainly not any less. The […]