In an era in which religion and politics have frequently been used to create division and dissention, the pastor of a historic church is instead trying to utilize them for higher purposes.
Iowans know that their vote matters. As the first state to have a caucus, the results in Iowa play a key role in the presidential primaries. And, accordingly, its state fair is the premier event for the roughly two dozen Democratic candidates hoping to get their party’s nod to take on President Trump
As marijuana becomes increasingly legal throughout the U.S. for recreational and medicinal purposes, Killer Mike says black Americans deserve their fair share of the industry as reparations for the war on drugs.
New Yorkers, like much of the country, have some strong opinions about the latest controversy engulfing President Trump.“I am disgusted at the Republicans,” said Randi, of Manhattan. “I can’t believe no one stands up to him. I thought of myself as independent, and I’m forced into being a Democrat.”
Trump supporters in Florida say polls didn’t matter in 2016, and they’re not worried in the leadup to 2020. “They’re interesting to look at,” said one supporter who enters college in the fall. “But considering how he did in the last election, I’m not going to take them as fact.”
Conservatives at the official launch of the Trump 2020 campaign in Orlando say that illegal immigrants have no place in the U.S. and that if President Trump could have a third term, they would be onboard.
Former President Barack Obama and President Trump have divided America, according to popular radio host Charlamagne Tha God. Charlamagne, the lead voice of “The Breakfast Club,” a nationally syndicated morning radio show originating in New York City, says the reason you hear an increase of hate-filled
The film adaptation of “If Beale Street Could Talk” won an Oscar this week, with Regina King earning the Best Supporting Actress award. The film, directed by Barry Jenkins, brought to life a novel by the acclaimed author and social critic James Baldwin, who memorialized love and injustice in 1970s New
Standing within earshot distance of one another, President Trump and Beto O’Rourke held opposing rallies in El Paso, Texas, that clashed over immigration. Trump and his contingent of an estimated 6,500 chanted “Build the wall” and “U-S-A” over and over, while O’Rourke and an estimated 10,000 supporters
“Together we will make America wealthy again, we will make America strong again, we will make America safe again,” President Trump said Thursday evening. A capacity crowd of 10,000 people packed the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, Minn., for Trump’s “Make America Great Again” rally. Supporters both
Ahead of the “March for Our Lives” rally in the nation’s capital, dozens of teens gathered at Arena Stage theater in Southwest D.C. to talk about ways to promote a just and equitable society within their own communities.
An estimated 800,000 young people, adults and allies descended upon the nation’s capital for the “March for Our Lives” rally on March 24 along Pennsylvania Avenue to stand united for stricter gun-control legislation in the wake of the Parkland, Fla. tragedy.
Students from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in New York City joined more than 2,000 schools across the country in staging a walkout to call for action on gun laws. The #NationalWalkoutDay was intended to pressure state and federal lawmakers to tighten gun laws to make it more difficult for minors
Marvel's "Black Panther" film has broken a number of records. But none may be greater than surpassing the $1 billion mark at the global box office. In just four weeks, "Black Panther" has become the first movie to do what critics said wasn't possible — prove that black films
March is Women’s History Month. What started as a single day in California in 1911 has evolved into a national commemoration spanning 31 days. Women’s History Month celebrates women’s determination to be dynamic each and every day of the year.
Nowhere in the world do citizens have access to guns as they do in America. Although the U.S. makes up 4.4 percent of the world’s population, it owns nearly half the world’s guns.