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 […]
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While it may be evident that the movement is the largest Black liberation movement in recent history, some still ask if Black Lives Matter the new voice for the unheard?
Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now panel discuss President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address, why Republicans are unwilling to act on voting rights legislation, and issues with minority voters.
Cornell Belcher discusses polling data showing that 72 percent of Black parents favor charter schools.
SOLEDAD O’BRIEN AND ROLAND MARTIN (Black America Web.com)–According to various sources, including Michael Cottman at Black America Web, CNN is making some major moves this month. The network is allegedly planning to part ways with Roland Martin, Soledad O’Brien and perhaps even the great Donna Brazile.