Politics

Alicia Keys Wants Paul Ryan to Be Her Valentine…But Only If He Delivers Justice Reform

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Alicia Keys may be one of the most talented musicians in the game today, but she’s also one of the most philanthropic too. The New Yorker has used her platform to advocate for everything from fighting HIV/AIDS, arts education in school, and eradicating poverty. Now, Keys...

Gloria Steinem Apologizes For Saying Young Women Support Bernie Sanders To Chase Boys

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Gloria Steinem apologized Sunday for suggesting that young women support Bernie Sanders to chase boys. “In a case of talk-show Interruptus, I misspoke on the Bill Maher show recently, and apologize for what’s been misinterpreted as implying young women aren’t serious in their politics,” the...

Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay McKesson Is Running For Baltimore Mayor

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DeRay Mckesson has thrown his name into the fray of everyone else running for mayor of Baltimore. Mckesson filed his paperwork Wednesday night, shortly before the deadline. Mckesson, who was raised in Baltimore but has live the past several years in Minneapolis, is the 13th...

WHO DID THIS?! Donald Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

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Donald Trump is known for a lot of things–being a real estate magnate; putting his name on everything from mattresses to Mexican-made ties; and saying the most outlandish ish while still being a top contender for the Republican presidential nomination–but encouraging peace ain’t one of them....

President Obama Bans Solitary Confinement For for Juveniles in Federal Prison

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In a powerful op-ed for the Washington Post, President Obama announced he was banning the practice of solitary confinement for juveniles and non-violent offenders in federal prison. The president cited Kalief Browder, a New York man arrested in 2010 when he was just 16 for allegedly stealing a...

Chingy Endorsed Donald Trump & Black Twitter Dragged Him For Filth

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It’s been a minute since Chingy was a topic of conversation, but the Right Thurr rapper recently caught the ire of Twitter when he seemed to throw his support behind Republican frontrunner Donald Trump. Politics vs society. People should innerstand that politics is a business jus like...