After securing a nomination for the role by President Joe Biden last summer, Suffolk District Attorney Rachael Rollins rose in the ranks today to officially become U.S. attorney for Massachusetts and the first Black women to ever occupy the title.
Former first lady Michelle Obama is kicking off the new year with more efforts to fight back against voter suppression in 2022.
According to her announcement last week, Abrams formally announced her second candidacy for governor of Georgia after previously being cheated out of the position by current Governor, Brian Kemp, in 2018.
A congratulations is in order for Atlanta councilman Andre Dickens as he was recently announced as the newly elected mayor of Georgia's capital city.
In a letter to Mayor Bowser addressing the new decision, members say they are worried that "this decision would place the District ahead of the science, including guidance from the Centers for Disease Control that still recommends that masking indoors is the safest at to protect everyone from COVID-19 exposure."
The 67-year-old politician was named as a potential vice-presidential running mate to President Biden during the 2020 elections. Now Bass' name is being mentioned as a part of the field competing for a chance to replace the city's current mayor, Eric Garcetti, who is term-limited.
“We really also want to engage folks in our advocacy [work] which is really preparing them to understand and advocate to pass laws, like the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and the Freedom to Vote Act, because all of this is connected.”
Texas' new restrictive voting law is a perfect example of how, for several decades, the GOP has depended on racism to keep white people in power and nonwhites on the outside.
Ava DuVernay put the injustices what was previously known as the Central Park Five on a national stage to reveal a name change of five young men wrongly incarcerated with their youth destroyed to The Exonerated Five. Five young men that didn’t no each other became brothers because of systemic racism and the horrible actions […]
Roland Martin called out Trump's confidant over his previous support of the former President during a panel discussion where Chris Christie claimed that he felt the Republican Party was moving away from false claims that the 2020 presidential election was rigged.
Although Andrew Cuomo's former role as New York Governor is temporarily being replaced by Lieutenant Governor of New York, Kathy Hochul, it appears that longtime civil rights activist Al Sharpton is being eyed as one of the main men for the job.