HBCU Alumna, Rep. Frederica Wilson Gives Sec. of Education Betsy DeVos A Piece Of...

Rep. Frederica Wilson is an politician, but one may questions if she is also an educator, because she schooled Secretary of Education, DeVos.

Howard University Grad Kamala Harris Teams Up With Maxine Waters On $13 Billion Plan...

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), who is running for president, introduced a bill Thursday that would invest billions more dollars in affordable housing and other initiatives...

Presidential Candidate Tom Steyer Reveals $125 Billion Plan For HBCUs

Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer speaks at Allen University in Columbia on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. Jamie Lovegrove/Staff COLUMBIA — Jamie Lovegrove...

Bernie Sanders Unveils Substantive Plan To Support HBCUs

On the heels of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (D-Vt) HBCU tour last week, the 2020 presidential candidate has released the most substantive plan to support Historically Black Colleges and Universities...

Kamala Harris Names Funding As Her Top Issue As She Suspends Presidential Campaign

Howard University Grad, Kamala Harris dropped her presidential campaign on Tuesday after months of failing to lift her candidacy from the bottom of the field...

Maryland HBCUs Rally for Settlement of Federal Lawsuit

Students and alumni from Maryland’s four historically black colleges (Bowie State University, University Of Maryland Eastern Shore, Morgan State University and Coppin State University) rallied...

Benedict College Students Are Asked To Stay In Dorms During Trump’s Speech At The...

COLUMBIA, S.C. – In a way, what happened outside Benedict College's gates in the heart of downtown felt quite small....

America’s First Black Billionaire, Bob Johnson, Praises Trump, Says Democrats Have Moved ’Too Far...

In an interview with CNBC, America’s first black billionaire and the founder of BET, Robert L. Johnson weighed in on what...

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...

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...

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...

CBC Members Launch Tour To Mobilize HBCU Students

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus have launched a tour of black colleges and universities around the country, hoping to mobilize students, listen to their concerns and encourage...

Rare Bipartisan Internship Exists for North Carolina HBCU Students

Twenty-year-old political science majors Dariana Reid, a rising senior at Johnson C. Smith University, and Nasya Blackwell, a rising junior at North Carolina A&T State University, are...

Trump Signs Executive Order On Historically Black Colleges And Universities

On February 28, President Trump signed an executive order pledging support of his administration to historically Black colleges and universities, saying HBCUs are “an absolute priority for this...

Central State, Howard Alum Omarosa Drafting Trump’s HBCU Executive Order

Continuing to build a relationship with Donald Trump, Omarosa is drafting his executive order aimed at HBCUs following Trump's commemoration of Black History Month earlier last week, according to...

HBCU, PWI Presidents Write Open Letter To Trump Urging Him To Condemn Hate Crimes

109 university and college presidents, including seven black university and college presidents, have penned an open letter to President-elect Donald Trump urging him to help stop hate...

HBCU Grad Cornell William Brooks Discusses Civil Rights In Trump’s America

Cornell William Brooks, the president of the NAACP, spoke to Ozy about exactly what happens to Civil Rights in Trump's America, how he sees President Barack Obama's...

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