President Obama has sort of ruined the whole concept of black presidents, according to Donald Trump. In an interview with ABC News on Sunday, the Republican presidential candidate said Americans wouldn’t elect another black president for a long time because of Obama’s “poor standard.” “I think that he has set a very poor standard,” he said.
Asked about growing concerns over police brutality toward black Americans, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Sunday that more power should be given to the police.
Joe Biden — Vice President of the United States, celebrity crush of Leslie Knope, hero of The Onion — is reportedly considering a run for president.
Days after a shooting at a screening of Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck at a Lafayette movie theater, the daughter of a Sandy Hook shooting survivor posted an open letter to Schumer on Medium.
Early Sunday morning, the White House shared a video message narrated by President Obama that announced the Monday release of the final version of the Clean Power Plan.
JESSUP, MD— “My professor, Miss Jamie Mullaney, she cried the last day of class. And it made me cry,” Terrell Johnson said, sitting across from Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Attorney General Loretta Lynch at Maryland Correctional Institute-Jessup on Friday morning.
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — Angry graffiti scrawled across the brightly colored buildings of San Juan tells the creditors of the world exactly where they can stick their plan to extract roughly $73 billion in debt from the struggling U.S.
A gay man, Louis Falcone, alleges he was brutally beaten by NYPD officers at his house while they yelled homophobic slurs at him.
Dr. Michael L. Brown, a prominent commentator among religious conservatives, asked readers at Charisma News and The Christian Post an important question on Friday: “What if there’s something wrong with today’s understanding of transgender identity?
Several American cities that have seen sharp upticks in homicides so far this year. According to a report by USA Today, the number of murders rose by one-third or more so far this year compared to the same period last year in Baltimore, New Orleans, St.
Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee’s rhetoric has gotten very heated over the past month, but his words are apparently quite valuable to many conservative Christians.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, may soon be adding to the social network’s overwhelming array of baby photos.
Rep. Steve King (R-IA) is one of Congress’s most vocal opponents of marriage equality, and he hasn’t backed off since the Supreme Court ended the debate with its June decision in the Obergefell case.
Since the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Eric Garner in New York, Trayvon Martin in Florida, and countless others, “Black Lives Matter” has become a rallying call for a group of Americans unfairly targeted by police.
By Killed By Police’s count, at least 120 people were killed by law enforcement in July — more than any other month this year.
Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said at a campaign stop on Thursday that he would consider sending federal troops or the Federal Bureau of Investigation to stop abortions.
Former President Jimmy Carter believes the United States’ campaign finance system is so broken that the country is no longer a functional democracy.
According to documents obtained by the New York Times, negotiators for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement have finished the environmental chapter, one that emphasizes the broad region’s ecodiversity and calls for action on illegal forestry and wildlife trade.
The University of New Hampshire has a “bias-free language guide” on its website that explains why certain words may be offensive to people with disabilities, LGBT people, people of color and women.
An American dentist’s killing of a beloved lion in Zimbabwe has drawn much ire — and many comparisons to more persistent debates back home from ongoing police brutality against black people to new allegations against Planned Parenthood.