Pressley and Jayapal: Raising the Minimum Wage Is a Women’s Issue

We’ve been cheering on the U.S. women’s soccer team — first as they won the World’s…

Mueller puts impeachment in the lap of Congress

Special investigator Robert Mueller laid the impeachment process squarely in the laps of Speaker of the…

Maxine Waters’ waging feud against President Trump

INGLEWOOD, CA-The heat just got turned up on President Donald Trump. His administration has been accused…

Maxine Waters rocks L A Press Club forum

LOS ANGELES-Don’t mess with auntie. Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) mean a lot of things to a…

Q&A: The Re-Segregation of America

EDITOR’S NOTE: After Mitt Romney’s defeat in 2012, the Republican Party determined that it needed to…

Biden’s Rebuke to the GOP

I served in the United States Senate for thirty-six years. I believe deeply in its traditions,…

Shirley Chisholm Gets Stamp

First African-American Woman Elected to Congress Joins Popular Black Heritage Stamp Series The U.S. Postal Service paid…

Obama Right on Government Shutdown Stance

The GOP is finally getting the big picture. Then again, maybe they are not. President Obama…

The ‘House’ of No Government Return

Man, we’ve got some real haters up in the United States Congress. The bozos we call…

There is No Leverage with Debt Ceiling

The political pundits are focused like a laser on the Republican Party fissures as if those…

The Real President Showed Up Tonight

If President Barack Obama had performed two weeks ago like he did tonight the race would…

Are We Still Cowards on Race?

It’s time to call a spade a spade. Thanks to lapdog congressional leaders sucking up oxygen…

Obama Stumps L.A. for Support

The haters can hate, but President Barack Obama still has the same swag that got him…

College Football is Out of Control

Prostitutes. Strippers. Pay-for-play scandals. Drug trafficking operations. Payoffs for athletes and their parents. Test-cheating. Coaches being…

Race Remains as America’s Biggest Hurdle to Overcome

By Dennis J. Freeman It’s 2011 and we’re still dealing with the complexity of race relations…