Blacks and Donald Trump

Leaders at more than 100 historically Black colleges are planning a meeting with President Donald Trump and GOP lawmakers to discuss overcoming funding and enrollment challenges facing schools on Feb. 28.

The Talladega College Marching Tornadoes have raised more than $500,000 on their GoFundMe page to cover inauguration expenses after the band from the small and historically Black institution in Alabama took major heat for agreeing to perform at Donald Trump's inaugural parade.

Former "Apprentice" star Omarosa Manigault has accepted a public engagement position within Donald Trump's administration after securing a director of African-American outreach job with the President-elect.

“The White man is going to push," the Minister Louis Farrakhan said recently during a speech before the State of the Black World Conference in New Jersey. "He’s putting in place the very thing that will limit the freedom of others.”

To the White, fauxminist Women For Trump, I’m done with y’all. I’ve never felt so betrayed, horrified and disappointed by a group of people in my life. Today, I feel like you slit my soul’s throat with your knife of privileged indifference. 53 percent of you voted for one of the most sexist, misogynistic, bigoted […]

In the early morning hours Wednesday, Trump was announced as the winner of the divisive, unprecedented election.

This morning, the call to prayer, the Adhan, woke me just after 4 am as it came from the three crackly loudspeakers at the mosques that surround my house. I have been on an extended stay on the African and 99% Muslim island of Zanzibar for the past couple of months, working with the Zanzibar […]