In recent days, Donald Trump has recalibrated his presidential campaign to reach out to Black voters. The GOP’s presidential nominee talked about the problems Black communities are facing and how he’s the person to fix them. The problem with Trump’s attempt to attract African-American voter support is that he’s making his appeal to Blacks in front […]
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“It’s time for our society to address some honest and very, very difficult truths,” Donald Trump said Tuesday in West Bend, Wisconsin.
Other speakers at the event tried ramping up support by laying out the Republican Party’s historic relationship with African-Americans. Though in the last 100 years, the GOP has struggled to find footing with Blacks and Latinos.
The GOP hires a new team that will focus on attracting Black voters. They have a strategy in mind. But will it work?
A poll conducted by Monmouth University showed that more Blacks are concerned with access to economic opportunity than civil rights.
High turnout among African-American voters was especially crucial in the 2008 and 2012 elections for Democrats, but according to a new article on The Nation.com, Democrats appear to be taking those same voters for granted. In 2012, 29 percent of all eligible voters were people of color. That number is now around 31 percent. Priorities USA, the […]
President Obama made history on Friday by becoming the first U.S. sitting president to visit the Hiroshima bomb site in Japan. The city was destroyed 71 years ago by the world’s first atomic bomb, dropped by American forces. Prior to his arrival, a large crowd gathered by the memorial site. President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister […]
NewsOne Now’s Roland Martin and CNN’s Jake Tapper will host the presidential town hall Sunday ahead of Tuesday’s primary races in the rust belt.
The number of Blacks dismissive of Republican front-runner Donald Trump because of his xenophobic verbiage may well be inflated, author and political pundit Tavis Smiley said in a op-ed piece in USA Today on Wednesday.