Democratic presidential hopefuls honor Selma march

SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Thunder rolling above Brown Chapel AME Church, Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker…

Democratic presidential candidates marking Selma anniversary

SELMA, Alabama (AP) — Several Democratic White House hopefuls are gathering at one of America’s seminal…

RICHMOND, Va. | Black Virginia voters feel betrayed, left in no-win scenario

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Eva Siakam’s choice to campaign for Ralph Northam in 2017 was a…

WASHINGTON | Minority candidates see both success and veiled racism

WASHINGTON — For all the many successes among candidates of color, the midterm elections also proved…

Playing Trump’s game in culture war a losing Dems’ strategy

More than seven years after President Donald Trump launched his political career by questioning then-President Barack…

PHILADELPHIA | Trump’s boasts ring hollow in some black communities

PHILADELPHIA — It’s one of President Donald Trump‘s favorite talking points in promoting his administration’s success:…

PHILADELPHIA | In black neighborhoods, Trump’s economic boasts ring hollow

PHILADELPHIA — The record low rate of black unemployment is one of President Donald Trump’s favorite…

Chicago verdict raises hope of greater police accountability

A rare scene in the American justice system unfolded Friday in a Chicago courthouse: A white…

Chicago verdict raises hope of police being held accountable

A rare scene in the American justice system unfolded Friday in a Chicago courthouse: A white…

PHILADELPHIA | Some black Americans see racial comeuppance in Cosby saga

PHILADELPHIA — After spending years building his persona as a model husband and father, Bill Cosby…

Democratic House candidate slams GOP opponent on Kavanaugh

Democratic House candidate Lucy McBath of Georgia is calling for a full investigation into the sexual…

WASHINGTON | Black female Democrats call for changes in party

WASHINGTON— Insurgent Democratic women running for Congress are pushing the party to rethink its approach to…

WASHINGTON | Black female Democrats urge party to rethink future

WASHINGTON — Insurgent Democratic women running for Congress are pushing the party to rethink its approach…

CARTHAGE, N.C. | Social justice movement veterans help Poor People’s Campaign

CARTHAGE, N.C. — As the Poor People’s Campaign launches a new initiative, its charismatic leader is…

CUTHBERT, Ga. | Black voters energized amid outcry over polling places

CUTHBERT, Ga. — Officials in a predominantly black Georgia county fired a consultant amid widespread backlash…

CUTHBERT, Ga. | Consultant fired amid anger over plan to shut polling places

CUTHBERT, Ga. — Officials in a predominantly black Georgia county fired a consultant amid widespread backlash…