HBCU Grad Kamala Harris Vows To Fine Companies That Pay Women Workers Less Than...

Presidential candidate Kamala Harris unveiled her plan to close the gender pay gap by fining companies that pay women employees less than men for...

Elizabeth Warren Says ‘We Need To Invest In HBCUs’ Like We Should Have Been...

Last December, I got to be a part of something really special. I got a chance to deliver the commencement...

Wiley College Prez Herman Felton Testifies Before Congress

Tuesday, April 9, Herman Felton, Ph.D., president and CEO of Wiley College in Marshall, Texas, provided testimony before the House...

Congressman Elijah E. Cummings To Deliver Keynote At Morgan’s Spring Commencement

Morgan State University (MSU) President David Wilson announced today that Congressman Elijah E. Cummings will be the keynote speaker for the University’s 143rd Spring Commencement ceremony, on May 18, 2019 at Hughes...

Kamala Harris Likely To Announce Run for President

SAN DIEGO - It appears Senator, Howard University Alum Kamala Harris will seek the 2020 Democratic nomination for president, CBS reported Thursday. CBS reported...

Florida Recount Begins For Governor & Senate

The counting is over. Now, the recounting begins. More than three days after the polls closed in Florida, the secretary of state announced on Saturday afternoon that the...

Barack Obama Rallies For Stacey Abrams at Morehouse College

ATLANTA, Ga. -- Though his voice was weak from a full day of campaigning, Barack Obama delivered a energetic speech in support of Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey...

Beto O’Rourke Makes Campaign Stop at Prairie View A&M

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (KTRK) --With 48 days separating Texans from the polls, Senate hopeful Rep. Beto O'Rourke came through Prairie View A&M University on Wednesday night, fulfilling...

Spelman College To Hosts Atlanta’s When We All Vote Rally

ATLANTA (Sept. 5, 2018) – Spelman College will be the host site of a When We All Vote Rally in the Atlanta University Center on Thursday, Sept. 27....

FAMU Grad Andrew Gillum Makes History With Democratic Nomination for Florida Governor

The 2018 primary election results are in and Tallahassee, HBCU Alum, Florida A&M University Alum, Mayor Andrew Gillum has narrowly secured the Democratic nomination for Florida governor. Gillum,...

FAMU Alum Andrew Gillum Can Create History As First Black Governor of Florida

In the 173 years of Florida becoming the “Sunshine State” of America, never once has an African American male or female been elected as Governor. Mayor of...

WATCH: FAMU Grad Andrew Gillum On The Breakfast Club

Andrew Gillum appeared on The Breakfast Club the other day where he discussed everything under the sun like the power of organizing, and more. "This week, we covered...

Tougaloo Alumnus And NAACP Prez Derrick Johnson Offers His Own Take On SOTU

Derrick Johnson offered his own take of President Donald Trump and the State of the Union last night. The Tougaloo College graduate and NAACP CEO and President gave...

Alcorn State Alum Duvalier Malone Hopes To Raise Funds For ASU

Alcorn State University graduate Duvalier Malone shared on Friday that he will help to raise funds for the black college, accepting his Recognition of 50 Under 50...

Howard Alum Sen. Kamala Harris Blasts President Trump In A Series Of Tweets

Senator Kamala Harris blasted President Donald Trump and the White House on Friday due to the government shutdown, stating that this shutdown was avoidable. https://twitter.com/kamalaharris/status/954585769129201665 Sen. Harris, who is...

Blast From The Past: Former Mom-In-Chief Michelle Obama Offers Leadership Tips For Today

Mom-in-Chief. Golden smile. Arguably one of the most progressive first ladies of our time. Michelle Obama has made her mark. Coloring outside the lines of past traditional...

Keisha Lance Bottoms to Join Legacy of HBCU-Educated Mayors Governing the City of Atlanta

The city of Atlanta welcomes is 60th mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms. Bottoms is a proud graduate of Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU) and woman of Delta...

More Promises Broken as Trump Downsizes Annual HBCU Conference and Cuts Reserve Funding

The White House announced Friday it's switching up the format of an upcoming meeting between President Donald Trump and representatives of historically black colleges. The move comes...

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