Tag Archives: Black Elected Officials

Power Wars: Inside Obama’s Post-9/11 Presidency

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Charlie Savage’s penetrating investigation of the Obama presidency and the national security state Barack Obama campaigned on a promise of change from George W. Bush’s “global war on terror.” Yet from indefinite detention and drone strikes to surveillance and military tribunals, Obama ended up continuing-and in some cases expanding-many policies he inherited. What happened? In Power Wars, Charlie Savage looks inside the Obama administration’s national

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Reflections on County Supervisor’s Claim that late Mayor of Jackson Mississippi was Murdered

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Edward Brooke – First African American Elected US Senator

ImageContent(562c1ad6e4b0443bb564335e,562c1036140000e800c7ac3b,Image,HectorAssetUrl(562c1036140000e800c7ac3b.jpeg,Some(),Some(jpeg)),EDUARDO MUNOZ ALVAREZ via Getty Images,) NEW YORK (AP) – Academy Award-winning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has joined hundreds of people rallying and marching through the streets of New York City to protest police brutality. The group rallied Saturday in Manhattan’s Washington Square Park before marching about 2 miles along Sixth Avenue. Speakers at the protest
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Edward Brooke – First African American Elected US Senator

The Clintons don’t have the best track record when it comes to supporting LGBT rights…. Hillary Clinton Makes 10 Promises to LGBT Americans, But Will She Really Keep Them?
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