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Barack Obama breaks silence on the death of George Floyd: ‘We can and must be better’

Former President Barack Obama is speaking out about the death of George Floyd following days of nationwide protests over police brutality. The 44th president, 58, issued a statement on Twitter on Friday afternoon, just a few hours after President Donald Trump called for looters to be shot in a now-censored tweet. “I want to share […]

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Joe Biden Names His New Plan For Black People After The Negro National Anthem

Battling sexual assault allegations that have recently dogged his presidential candidacy, the presumptive Democratic nominee on Monday made an effort to appeal to the bread and butter of his support base — Black people — by naming his new plan for African Americans after the Negro National Anthem. Joe Biden‘s “Lift Every Voice” plan addresses […]

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Michelle Obama Says She ‘Understands’ Trump Voters But ‘Our Folks’ Who Didn’t Vote Felt Like ‘Slap In The Face’

Source: Dutch Press Photo/ / WENN Michelle Obama is clearly disappointed with Black people who didn’t come out to vote in the 2016 presidential election, and she’s letting her frustrations known in her upcoming Netflix documentary “Becoming” according to New York Post. “It takes some energy to go high, and we were exhausted from it […]

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Trump Names Crony To Lead Postal Service Ahead Of Election Where Mail Ballots Matter More Than Ever

Source: Alex Edelman / Getty The president has appointed an inexperienced person to a consequential post that has vast political implications in his favor. While that description can apply to any number of people who Donald Trump has put in positions they were woefully unqualified for, he may have outdone himself this time around by […]

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Trump Enabler Tim Scott Enlisted To Address Coronavirus Devastation In Black Communities

Source: MANDEL NGAN / Getty Donald Trump is looking to his usual crop of Black sunken leaders to address the coronavirus pandemic’s devastating impact on Black communities. According to The State, Trump is calling on a White House council, which usually focuses on revitalizing urban areas, to shift its attention to the economic disparities in […]

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Who Is Dr. Rick Bright? Trump Whistleblower Says Botched Coronavirus Response Was Avoidable

Source: YouTube / Youtube Whistleblower Dr. Rick Bright is accusing the Donald Trump administration of some troubling accusations in a complaint he filed Tuesday. He says that the botched actions of officials could’ve exacerbated the devastating effects of the coronavirus pandemic. According to Daily Beast, Bright helmed the government’s efforts to find a vaccine for […]