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Howard Grad Potential Nominee To Replace Antonin Scalia As US Supreme Court Justice

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A Howard University grad is being mentioned as a plausible nominee for Supreme Court Justice. Kamala Harris, the attorney general of California, 51, is...

Fisk & American Baptist Alumni, Congressman John Lewis Sit-in On House Floor Over Gun...

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Democrats literally sat down on the floor of the House chamber on Wednesday — and forced the House into a temporary recess — as...

Bernie Sanders’ National HBCU Outreach Director Danny Glover Shares His Story

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Danny D. Glover is a young black politician with a bright future. He earned a Bachelors in Political Science at historically black Tennessee State...

Wale Makes History With the State of the Union Performance

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Yesterday, Wale made history by becoming the first rapper to open the State of the Union preshow. We’re not sure what’s more cool, the fact that...

Obama Becomes Sixth Sitting US President To Deliver Keynote Speech At A Howard University...

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President Barack Obama has become the sixth sitting U.S. president to deliver the keynote address at a Howard University commencement, speaking to more than...

Let Me Start: Slavery was a blessing, for America

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Most of us recognize that the racist climate and sex-based discrimination of the past is exactly that: the past. But there is always that...

President Obama Announces Intent To Appoint Howard’s Leader To Serve On Board Of Advisors...

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On Friday, President Barack Obama announced his intent to appoint Howard University President Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick to serve on the Board of...

Inside the Early Vote: African Americans

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As we continue our daily updates on the state of the ground game, we want to turn attention to the African American vote. The...

Senator Joins Bill to Save HBCUs in NC

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WBTV A North Carolina senator from Mecklenburg County has signed on to a new bill that hopes to generate money to keep Historically Black Colleges...

How Jazmin Goodwin Found Inspiration For WHCA Scholarship Essay

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Jazmin Goodwin, a Howard student and broadcast journalism major, was only inspired to write a 250-word scholarship essay when she realized she was on a...

Senator Cory Booker To Speak At North Carolina Central University Commencement

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Cory Booker will be speaking at North Carolina Central University's (NCCU) commencement. In the video above, he says, "I would not be here today...

Black Lives Matter Protesters Disrupt Hillary Clinton’s Speech at Historically Black Clark Atlanta University

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A group of Black Lives Matter, a millennial activist movement "that campaigns against violence toward black people," protesters interrupted Hillary Clinton's speech "for over ten...

NIH grant Awarded to Hampton University to Study Treatment for Infectious Diseases

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The Hampton University Department of Biological Sciences has been awarded a $900,000 grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) of...

Nolan McCaskill Thinks It’s Safe To Say That This Is A Historic Election Year

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What has your experience been like at Politico so far? Great. Coming in, I wasn't sure what to expect — I was a soon-to-be HBCU...

Former Savannah State Football Coach Robby Wells: Democratic Presidential Candidate for the 2016 Election

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WJCL News Former Savannah State University head football coach Robby Wells wants to be the next President of the United States of America. Wells is a...

This Dillard Student Uses Teen Experience In Foster Care To Help Others

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Rep. Karen Bass took to the House floor Wednesday for a one-minute speech, standing next to a picture of a smiling young woman. That...

Crazy Talk: Slavery Was ‘Blessing in Disguise’

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By Hillary Crosley, The Root According to Republican Rep. Jon Hubbard of Arkansas, African Americans were lucky to have endured slavery, which, he writes, was...

Obama fails to provide aid to victims of Hurricane Isaac, despite 2007 anti-Bush rhetoric...

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President Barack Obama has refused to extend to victims of Hurricane Isaac in Louisiana the same relief he criticized former President George W. Bush...

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