African Americans

No one seems to be able to upstage Donald Trump on live national television during the 2016 presidential campaign. But that all changed Monday night.

On Monday's edition of NewsOne Now, Roland Martin and his panel of guests discussed Trump's assertion of doing well among African-American voters and the possibility of the GOP's front-runner winning the Republican presidential nomination.

Dr. Maya Rockeymoore – the head of Global Policy Solutions, a Washington, D.C.-based policy firm – said in a recent opinion piece that Sunday’s Democratic presidential debate sponsored by the Congressional Black Caucus Institute whitewashed the Black agenda. Rockeymoore stated in her op-ed, “Amidst outrage about the Academy Awards whitewashing the Oscars, NBC News has managed to […]

During Fusion's two-hour presidential forum this week in Iowa, a questioner asked Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton to discuss how she's benefitted from White privilege. The question prompted the former U.S. Secretary of State to ask, "Where do I start?" according to the Huffington Post.

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Chance The Rapper is the latest and most high-profile of Chicago natives to speak out against Spike Lee’s “Chi-Raq” film. The film, which addresses the long-running gun violence epidemic that has plagued Chicago’s African-American community for decades, is centered around a group of frustrated women who band together to withhold sex from their men in […]

Big Brother has been called out since it got started a few weeks ago for allowing racist and homophobic comments to continue within the game. Even the host of “Big Brother” Julie Chin herself was offended and spoke on it on her daytime show “The Talk“. But now it’s gotten to a place where someone […]

Recently, it was reported that Donald Trump  is once again contemplating throwing his hat in the ring for President Of The United States in 2016. For some, that statement would be concerning in and of itself. However, his recent barrage of tweets on Twitter, give pause to the idea of him having any political power […]

Hear what President Obama had to say to Black America about issues affecting African Americans. Plus, he addresses his haters in the Black community.