Five Little Known Black Political Leaders

History, as a discipline, is not only a matter of observation. It is also the art of organizing information about the past into understandable narratives. African American history is often told through the big names such as Fredrick Douglass, Rosa Parks and Dr. King. And while these leaders deserve our attention and admiration, understanding less […]

Top 5 Corporate Contributors to Biden Campaign

Given the immense spectacle that is the road to the White House, campaigning in the U.S. in an incredibly expensive endeavor. But it’s important to take note of who is financing a political campaign, as it can shed light onto who has a candidate’s ear, and where a potential president’s priorities lie. This is a […]

Trump’s Taxes: Key Takeaways from the Bombshell Report

On Sunday, The New York Times released a bombshell story born of a massive investigation into President Donald Trump’s taxes. Trump has historically been coy about his taxes. He’s the only major presidential candidate since Richard Nixon not to make his tax returns public during his campaign. Since 2016, Trump has claimed that he is unable to […]

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a Lifelong Champion of Equality, is Dead at 87

The nation continues to mourn the loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday only two months after announcing that her pancreatic cancer had resurfaced. She was 87. Born to working class Jewish immigrants in Brooklyn, Ginsburg would go on to break every boundary imaginable, first as one of only eight female law students […]

Trump Wants to Debate Biden on the Joe Rogan Podcast

Plans for the 2020 presidential debates have already been altered countless times, with COVID concerns causing venues to pull out and schedules to change. As of now, President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will face off three times starting in late September, despite the Trump campaign’s efforts to add a fourth debate to […]

Woodward Book Revelation: Trump Intentionally Misled Public on Virus

As early as January of this year, President Trump knew about the severity of the coronavirus, including its airborne nature, its effect on young people and how much worse it was than a seasonal flu. All of this and more is revealed in a new book by Washington Post icon Bob Woodward. While it may be easy […]

Senate Republicans Roll-Out Scaled-Down COVID Relief Package

On Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell unveiled a new proposal for a scaled-down coronavirus relief package. But it’s unclear how much support the bill will receive even within McConnell’s Republican Party. Meanwhile, Senate Democrats have already pounced on the proposal, deeming it an “emaciated” version of their own, more costly pandemic aid bill.  Will […]