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Michelle Obama appeared to take a veiled swipe at Kanye West’s presidential campaign, but not everyone picked up on it right away. Some media members, however, did discern some subtle shade thrown the rapper’s way. During the former FLOTUS’ keynote speech on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention on Monday, Aug. 17, 2020,…

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  The most important speech of Hillary Clinton’s campaign didn’t come from Hillary Clinton. Hillary’s husband Bill Clinton didn’t deliver, and even President Barack Obama can’t take credit for having the top speech either. On the night before Election Day, First Lady Michelle Obama delievered a speech in Philadelphia that could possibly humanize Hillary Clinton…

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If you watched last night’s Republican National Convention broadcast, it was full of spectacle, false hope and allegedly plagiarism. Particularly interesting was the speech given by Donald Trump’s wife, Melania Trump, because she appears to have lifted multiple sentences from a 2008 speech given by first lady Michelle Obama at the 2008 Democratic National Convention. According…

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The Republican-controlled Congress made history yesterday with the incredible disrespect of President Barack Obama. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed a joint session of Congress at the invitation of Republican House Speaker John Boehner. The White House was not consulted on the invitation and did not endorse the visit. It is a rare honor for…

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Many members of the Black community are enraged by the recent decision of the U.S. Department of Justice to not bring charges against George Zimmerman. Zimmerman shot and killed unarmed teen Trayvon Martin and was found not guilty based on Florida’s “stand your ground” defense. MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry recently expressed what many are now feeling. She declared…

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With the passing of sports journalism great Stuart Scott, there are many tributes pouring in for the beloved ESPN sportscaster. Back in July of 2014, Scott gave an emotional speech during his acceptance of the Jimmy V Perseverance award.  In the speech, Scott talks of his struggle with cancer and the toll it took on…

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