Politics

Aja Brown, Compton’s Youngest Mayor, Wins Second Term

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Aja Brown, the incumbent mayor of Compton, California, has been re-elected for a second term. Brown reclaimed her seat as mayor of Compton defeating former Mayor Omar Bradley Tuesday, winning by 60 percent of the vote. Brown, 35, became the youngest mayor in the city’s...

Former NY Politician Goes After Hillary Clinton’s Love of Beyoncé

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Betsy McCaughey doesn’t like the fact that Hillary Clinton is a fan of Beyoncé, and used an appearance on CNN to pull out  what she calls degrading Beyonce lyrics, to challenge Clinton’s opposition to Donald Trump. The former lieutenant governor says Clinton is no different from...

Green Party VP Nominee Ajamu Baraka Calls Pres. Obama an Uncle Tom

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In today’s ridiculous politics news, Jill Stein’s running mate Ajamu Baraka had the audacity to refer to President Obama as a “Tom” and didn’t try to clean up his statements when confronted about it. Baraka said Obama “allowed his commitment to neoliberal policies and a neoliberal worldview...

6 Reasons Why No Black Person Should Be Republican or Conservative

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By now, anyone following the 2016 presidential preliminaries knows the name Donald Trump and most Black people have been exposed to his political ideologies that are not only riddled in sexism, racism and xenophobia — but has also galvanized support from poor Whites who feel...

Michelle Obama Tore The House Down With DNC Speech

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All eyes were on Michelle Obama during her Monday night speech at the DNC in Philly. The First Lady passionately spoke about what the U.S needs in the next president, while endorsing Hillary Clinton. “This election, and every election, is about who will have the...

Donna Brazile Named Interim DNC Chair After Debbie Wasserman Schultz Resigned

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigned as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee following revelations from leaked internal emails. “Going forward, the best way for me to accomplish those goals is to step down as Party Chair at the end of this convention,” Wasserman Schultz said. Ohio Rep....