After the high-profile deaths of two North Texas residents at the hands of police officers, the lone black city council member in a conservative suburb north of Dallas pushed his colleagues to declare a “black state of emergency” this fall. Now that effort could play a role in costing him his job. During Tuesday’s McKinney […]McKinney, … Continue reading McKinney, Texas Council Member Faces Possible Recall Over Police Remarks — BCNN1 WP
Context for the Soleimani death is important. So let’s talk about why Iran is really angry with America Carli Pierson http://www.independent.co.uk More major news came out of Iran and Iraq over the weekend. Overnight thousands, if not hundreds of thousands of protestors took to the streets of Tehran to mourn General Qassem Soleimani, who […]Americans have … Continue reading Americans have been fed a simplified tale about Iran and Soleimani — it’s time to rewrite that — The Muslim Times
https://www.youtube.com/embed/gtBNSaM6E14?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Yolanda Waters, the chairwoman of the Galveston County Republican Party, is under fire after a text message surfaced in which she referred to another party member with a racial slur. 412 more wordsRepublican County Chair Calls Party Member A ‘Typical Nig’ [Video] — Black America Web I am so tired and so over these "part-time" … Continue reading Republican County Chair Calls Party Member A ‘Typical Nig’ [Video] — Black America Web
She had a good run, but it’s over, for now. Today (Dec. 3), Senator Kamala Harris announced that she is dropping out of the 2020 Presidential race. https://twitter.com/KamalaHarris/status/1201954254665043968 The former California Attorney General took to social media and via e-mail to update her supporters on her decision. “To my supporters, it is with deep regret—but […]Kamala … Continue reading Kamala Harris Drops Out Of 2020 Presidential Race — The Urban Daily
There are more than enough democratic presidential candidates running to represent the democratic party for the 2020 presidential election. I’ve looked at them all and their polices. Of the ump-teen of them, I personally think Julian Castro is the best and strongest candidate. That said, Julian Castro may be the strongest candidate in my book, … Continue reading Opinion: Looking for the “Perfect” Candidate to Beat Trump Means Trump Has Already Won
Sen. Bernie Sanders‘ advice to an African-American student regarding interactions with police has some people shaking their heads, while others have rushed to his defense. 654 more wordsVideo: Bernie Sanders Suggests Black Students ‘Respect’ Police to Avoid Being Shot Dead — Atlanta Black Star Damn, these old white men just- damn.
HOUSTON (CBS/AP) — Commissioner Rob Manfred says Major League Baseball will look into a politicized tweet by umpire Rob Drake that referenced a rifle and critics of President Donald Trump. 181 more wordsMLB Investigating Umpire Rob Drake’s Tweet Threatening Civil War If President Donald Trump Impeached — CBS Philly