by Anita Powell onNovember 17, 2012
Despite their own pressing problems, locals on the continent still take an interest in U.S. politics.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onNovember 16, 2012
If confirmed, Judge William L. Thomas will be the second openly gay African-American judge on the federal bench.
November 15, 2012
The president's ire shows as he defends Ambassador Susan Rice from GOP attacks over Benghazi, Libya.
by Michael Arceneaux onNovember 15, 2012
Writing at Ebony, Michael Arceneaux chronicles the way he's seen "bigots trying to take their country back," and explains why they don't make sense.
November 14, 2012
Why seeing hate in 140 characters or fewer might convince some to cut him a break.
by Michael H. Cottman onNovember 14, 2012
The election did nothing to slow the racial hatred directed at President Obama, Michael H. Cottman writes at BlackAmericaWeb.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onNovember 13, 2012
The latest from the campaign that just didn't get it.
November 13, 2012
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will attend a meeting with leaders from the labor community.
November 13, 2012
It's been a week since the 2012 elections, and some GOP members are still looking for excuses.
November 12, 2012
More than 400,000 people have shown support for a push to get the department store to sever ties to the mogul.
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