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Will Bernie Sanders Back Down? Amazon Has Raised Minimum Wage to $15

According to Reuters, digital retailer Amazon.com Inc is about to put a little extra paper into the pockets of some of their employees. Earlier today, the major distribution platform said that it would raise its minimum wage to $15 per hour for U.S. employees next month. In the past, Amazon has received criticism about sweatshop salaries for […]

Here’s What The Green Party’s VP Candidate Thinks Of Beyoncé, Barack Obama, and Bernie Sanders

Presumptive Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein revealed Monday [August 3] that she’d selected Ajamu Baraka as her running mate for this year’s election. “Ajamu Baraka is a powerful, eloquent spokesperson for the transformative, radical agenda whose time has come,” Stein said in a public statement. “An agenda of economic, social, racial, gender, climate, indigenous and immigrant justice.” […]

Hillary Clinton Makes History At Last Night’s DNC

Last night [July 26] on Night 2 of the Democratic National Convention, American history was made. Hillary Rodham Clinton became the first woman to earn the nomination for presidency from a major US party. While Senator Bernie Sanders fought a good fight, he only had 1,893 delegates to Clinton’s 2,814. Needing only 2,383 delegates for […]

Bernie Sanders To Address Democratic National Convention Tonight After Email Drama

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Even after withdrawing from the presidential race, Bernie Sanders cannot seem to catch a break. Senator Bernie Sanders is set to address the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadephia. Starting today [Monday, July 25] and ending on Thursday [July 28], the four-day convention comes after Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s announcement to step down […]

[Update] Debbie Wasserman Schultz Will Resign After Democratic National Convention

Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced earlier today [Sunday, July 24] she will soon step down as Democratic National Committee (DNC) chairwoman, amid the fallout over leaked emails indicating an anti-Bernie Sanders bias in her operation, a shocking development just hours before the start of her party convention. In a written statement, Wasserman Schultz said she was “privileged to […]

What You Need to Know About Hillary Clinton’s VP Pick Tim Kaine

Friday [July 22], presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton announced the identity of her Vice President pick leaving many of us political lightweights surrounded by a resounding who? Tim Kaine, former governor of Virginia now serving as the state’s junior senator, has a storied history in politics, being one of only 20 people to have ever served as […]

Ben Carson Links Hillary Clinton to Satan During RNC Speech

Yes, you read that correctly. Running out of ammunition, the neurosurgeon-turned-presidential hopeful Dr. Ben Carson reached far into the depths of conspiracy theories involving Hillary Clinton to discredit the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee. It was Tuesday evening [July 19, 2016] that Ben Carson addressed the thousands in attendance and millions more watching at home during […]

Bernie Sanders Officially Endorses Hillary Clinton For President

As of today, Bernie Sanders is With Her. Her, in this instance, is of course Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate for President of the United States, and the best shot this nation has ever had at having a woman as Commander-in-Chief. Sanders endorsed Clinton today at a campaign event in New Hampshire just a few […]

House Democrats Boo Bernie Sanders In Meeting

House Democrats gave presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders a hard time in a closed-door session Wednesday after he avoided questions about when he would formally back Hillary Clinton for president, with a group of members booing him at one point, according to several Democratic House members who attended the meeting. The majority of House Democrats […]

Bernie Sanders: “It Doesn’t Appear I’m Going To Be The Nominee”

Bernie Sanders has admitted his campaign has lost to front runner Hillary Clinton in a C-SPAN interview today [June 22]. Senator Sanders stated, “It doesn’t appear that I’m going to be the nominee.” He also added he had a meeting with Hillary Clinton in recent weeks and it was “very good.” The Senator continued with the following statement: […]

#FromtheIssue: Get Out the Vote

Get out the vote. In 2016, Hip Hop ism aking its point in a unique way. Words: Milca Pierre We watched history unfold in 2008 and we watched it repeat itself in 2012 as Barack Obama was elected by the people to lead the free world as President of the United States of America. In […]

Hillary Clinton Hits Donald Trump With a Cold Clapback: “Delete Your Account”

It’s been a whirlwind couple of hours for the presidential race, which just became as clear as it’s been all year thanks to Barack Obama‘s official endorsement of Hillary Clinton. Obama met with Bernie Sanders this morning, who agreed to work on making sure Trump doesn’t get elected as he continues his campaign. During a separate […]

Hillary Clinton’s Historic Night: What You Need to Know

Last night [June 7, 2016], former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton laid claim to a piece of history as she won the title as the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee a day after a poll indicated that she had secured the 2,383 delegates needed to be the nominee, becoming the first woman to do […]

Marco Rubio Holds True To Promise and Gets Behind Donald Trump

Marco Rubio and Donald Trump, once bitter rivals, are on the road to recovery as the two seem to be building a new alliance as Trump heads into his role as the Republican nominee. Rubio’s recent decision to speak on behalf of Trump at the Republican convention has seemed a bit suspicious in motives, but has only echoed […]

DMX Responds to Bernie Sanders Walking Out to “Where The Hood At”

Bernie Sanders is a man of the people, and is very much prevalent in the minds of those influenced by Hip Hop culture. As a reminder, Sanders chose DMX‘s 2003 banger “Where The Hood At” as his entrance music during a really in California yesterday, a move that was cheered seemingly to no end by […]

Bernie Sanders Entered a Rally to the Sounds of DMX’s “Where The Hood At”

Here it is, Bernie Sanders coming out to DMX’s “where the hood at” in Lancaster, Ca. #FeelTheBern #BernieSanders pic.twitter.com/3GlVD67BGA — Edwin Acuna (@Edwinprime) May 26, 2016 Bernie Sanders has, for better or for worse, emerged as the most relatable presidential candidate out there. Where people can’t seem to comfortably digest Hillary Clinton‘s pandering maneuvers or […]

22-Year-Old Krystal Lake’s Baseball Cap Goes Viral

Krystal Lake is a 22-year-old who works at Home Depot. On her early Sunday morning shift, Lake was having a bad hair day and decided to rock a baseball cap. Innocently enough, she started her shift as a cashier and went about her workday normally. The plot twist? The baseball cap had ‘AMERICA WAS NEVER GREAT’ […]