politics

Cardi B….for president? How the Hip-Hop artist became a Libertarian Icon

As the hype for Cardi B‘s upcoming album, Invasion of Privacy, builds up, the mega-hit rapper has gained a large following with the nation’s fastest-growing political group, the Libertarian Party, as members cheer on her socially liberal, fiscally conservative, voice of reason and independence. Cardi piqued the interest of Reason, a major Libertarian publication, with […]

Vice President Mike Pence Dragged On Twitter For Linda Brown Tribute

  As the Civil Rights Movement mourned the loss of Linda Brown, Twitter wasn’t here for Mike Pence’s social media tribute. Linda Brown, the young student who was the center of the landmark Brown v. Board of Education passed away March 26th, 2018 at the age of 76. The judgement of her case (led by […]

Where Does Hip-Hop Stand on Gun Laws Following the Parkland Shooting?

R&B Singer Rico Love once said that contradiction is “a part of human nature” and everybody has “a little bit of hypocrisy in them.” This sentiment could not be more true when it comes to Hip-Hop’s relationship with guns. Following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida that left 17 students […]

Compton Mayor Aja Brown to Challenge Stacey Dash For Congress

Aja Brown wants it known that her candidacy for Congress is about the people, not Stacey Dash. In recent years Stacey Dash has been added to the list of Black celebrities un-invited to the cookout. She broke national headlines last week went she announced she was running for a seat in the U.S. House of […]

Return of the Mack: Obama Returns to Politics in 2018

Words by Nick Slay With the midterm elections looming, only one person could upset the comfortable majority that Republican Party has enjoyed during the Trump administration, Barack Obama. The dream scenario for any president is to have his party be in control of the Senate and the House of Representatives. With the GOP in control […]

Trump Addresses The Possibility Of Oprah Running For President

Trump is never afraid to throw shade so it’s no surprise that he clapped back at the idea of ‘Oprah 2020’. Recently, Oprah blew the world away with her Golden Globe acceptance speech sparking the idea that she might be the next ray of hope the United States desperately needs. Being the renaissance woman that […]

TSA Fails Undercover Security Tests at U.S. Airports

Traveling in the air may not be as safe as you think. A number of undercover tests at security checkpoints were conducted by Homeland Security to measure the safety of screeners, equipment, and security procedures. The results were shocking, TSA failed more than half the time. When ABC News asked a source about the poor […]

Abortion Bill Passed by House, On Its Way to Senate

Words by Shurida Lundi Pro-choice or pro-life, which one are you? The topic of abortion is a delicate issue that men seem to  want to have an input in more than women these days. Well now the Republican-House with President Trump’s support has approved a bill that would ban all abortions after 20 weeks of […]

Trump To Visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday

President Donald Trump has stated that he will travel to the battered island of Puerto Rico on Tuesday. Explaining to reporters in the Oval Office that Tuesday is the earliest date he could reach the location, first responders ongoing relief and recovery efforts are in place. “I know many Puerto Ricans, and they’re great people […]

“Staffing Issue” is the Reason Ted Cruz likes Porno. Not Fooling Nobody  

Sen. Ted Cruz explained that the reasoning behind his official Twitter account “liking” a hardcore pornographic image overnight was a “staffing issue”. Cruz mentioned to reporters at the Capitol this morning. “there are a number of people on the team who have access to the account. It appears that someone inadvertently hit the ‘like’ button and […]

Kid Rock Running For Senate Is Not Out Of The Question

On July 12, Kid Rock tweeted a photo that read Kid Rock For Senate. The caption in the tweet read: I have had a ton of emails and texts asking me if this website is real… http://kidrockforsenate.com The answer is an absolute YES. Could you actually imagine the guy with hits like American Bad Ass, […]

Chance The Rapper’s #ThankYouObama Apparel Collection Is A Must See

Obama Family You are Appreciated….. The Chi-town bred, Chance The Rapper is very much in tune with the fashion side of things as he is one of the most stylish rappers in the game. He has decided to pay homage to the former first family, the Obama’s with a apparel collection. He announced the collection […]

Steve Nash And Other Athletes Speak Out Against The Muslim Ban

God Bless America… Donald Trump hasn’t even been in office for 10 days and he’s already causing commotion on both sides of the fence. With his latest proposal he is effectively banning Muslims from traveling with any interest in returning to America. The news has ruffled many feathers and has sparked protest across the world, […]

The New Balance 998 Gets The Stateside Tribute Treatment

Keep it straight with premium… The New Balance 998 will continue the wavy patriotic colorway on the 998 silhouette, The heavyweight footwear brand releases two new pairs of its American flag themed sneakers to the masses. The shoe will be available in both blue and red, both featuring a premium suede construction that will sit […]

Muslims Kicked Off Delta Airlines Goes Viral And Obama Administration Takes Action

There are consistent issues breaking news in the United States on Muslims. Another act of discrimination goes viral and it is understood where both the president and newly elect stands on this matter. Today [Dec. 22nd] President Barack Obama‘s administration have released that they will be ending the program directed towards tracking the Arab and […]

The Red Velvet Jordan 11 Is Releasing This Saturday

They are finally here! The shoe that has been all-over social media for eye candy purposes will soon be releasing and everyone from babies to the ladies can cop a pair. Even though the kicks give off a feminine vibe, they will look just as sweet on a guy’s feet. The classic red velvet silhouette […]

Jessie Jackson’s Weekly Commentary

by Jesse Jackson Sexual boasting, emails, tax returns, deplorables — the second presidential debate Sunday featured insults wrapped up in put-downs. This debate was held within miles of Ferguson, Mo., but it was never mentioned. The citizens who offered questions asked about issues — health care, the Supreme Court, energy. The moderators peddled scandals — and elicited […]

Attica Scott Is Changing The Game In Kentucky Politics

Attica Scott is the newest face in Kentucky politics, and citizens of the state couldn’t be more proud. The former Louisville Metro Council member won the Kentucky Democratic Primary, sending her to the Kentucky house in January. It has been 20 years since a Black woman has served in the state’s legislature. In an interview […]