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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ national profile continues its upward trajectory as she was tapped for an important position within the Democratic Party. President-elect Joe Biden nominated Bottoms to become vice chair of the Democratic National Committee. The longtime Atlanta city leader would be in charge of civic engagement and voter protection. Bottoms’ name recognition…

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Former President Barack Obama doesn’t like the “snappy” slogan “defund the police” and believes it alienates supporters and potential allies in the fight to end police brutality. Obama: You lose people with "snappy" slogans like "defund the police" https://t.co/qjrPY9eY2M pic.twitter.com/ynqQHnvN3u — The Hill (@thehill) December 1, 2020 Obama, 59, also suggested strongly that the oft-repeated…

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Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has touched the hearts of social media users everywhere following her heartwarming talk with her adorable great-niece. On Wednesday, Harris’ sister, Meena Harris, founder of the Phenomenal Woman Action Campaign and children’s book author, posted a video on social media of her sister’s recent conversation with her…

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Do you remember Baby D’s hit record “ATL H–“? Well, the sentiment is trending again, but now it’s a political movement. The hashtag #ATLJoe is now a trend due to the overwhelming support of democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden that ultimately turned the state of Georgia blue for the first time since 1996. When most…

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Kanye West accused the Democratic Party of having “brainwashed” Black people and encouraged them to abort their children. During the wide-ranging 48-minute interview with radio host Big Boy, the unapologetic supporter of the Republican Party insinuates that Jesus has rescued him from the Democratic Party that he formerly affiliated with. “We’re [Black Americans] brainwashed out…

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On Friday, May 26, TV One’s “News One Now” host and managing editor Roland Martin interviewed Melaine Campbell, executive director and CEO of the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation, and activist Jamira Burley about the open letter issued by a collective of activists, community officials, and political leaders to Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez calling…

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David Clarke, the ultra-conservative Republican sheriff from Wisconsin, claims voting Democrat destroys Black families. In fact, according to his interview with WND, Clarke, 60, believes it is no coincidence that the most dangerous cities in America are all led politically by Democrats. The flamboyant and flame-throwing sheriff also claims that the Democratic party preys on the ills of…

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A new America was born the evening of Nov. 4, 2008, when Senator Barack Obama won the presidential election. That evening changed the American political narrative to the degree that history books should use B.O. and A.O. to designate all presidential elections as being before or after Obama. His election was celebrated by many and…

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When it comes to diversity in politics the Democratic Party has been at the forefront. With issues ranging from LGBT initiatives, immigration to minority rights, most concerned voters feel that the Democratic National Committee is reaching out by using various consulting agencies. However the consulting agencies they are using lack diversity themselves. “There is a…

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  Most Americans are aware of the devastating condition the United States economy is confronting. Although it is less obvious to those who are employed, for the millions who are unemployed, under employed and struggling to provide for their families, it is a palpable reality faced each and every day. This is particularly true with…

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Across America, many historically black colleges and universities are having a rough time making it. The most recent added to this list is the historic Southern University in Baton Rouge, La. Still trying to recover from the impact of Hurricane Katrina, the campus is plagued with water-damaged and gutted buildings. Now the university has to…

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