Politics

August 28th, local Atlanta activists will be honoring the 58th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s iconic March on Washington by organizing the March On For Voting Rights

Adam Rippon, from MTV’s news, explains why today’s midterm election is so important.  He gives a breakdown of how it affects us locally and as a nation and some of the issues that are at stake if you don’t show up at the polls on today! Don’t forget to get out there in vote people. […]

Normally the Trump Administration tosses people out on a Friday. That wasn’t the case for Rex Tillerson as the Secretary of State was fired. He’s likely to be replaced by current CIA director Mike Pompeo. Get The Latest Music and Entertainment News On Your Phone Tillerson’s ouster comes amid delicate negotiations with North Korea, according to […]

Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Tuesday is the first day of early voting for Texas’ midterm primary election. Although many people show up at the polls for presidential elections, the midterms are high stakes where positions such as Senate seats, governorships and more are up for grabs. The primary election is important because it allows […]

Chapter 41 a Temporary Fix? After trying to make sense of Proposition 1 for my Majic 102.1 listening audience today, I realized that the whole Chapter 41-Robin Hood law makes no sense.  The law, passed in 1993 was supposed to be a “temporary” fix.  But as is often the case in politics, the can got […]

Combatting the stereotype of apathetic youth, Rock the Vote – the nonpartisan nonprofit created to see young people through America’s political process – has found a new way to galvanize and inspire millennials to vote in the upcoming election in November… Art. Using innovation and creativity, the organization partnered with #Cut50 and other national and community […]

Thing is, George W. Bush was president when the young man died. President Obama was an Illinois state senator at the time.

NewsOne spoke with Christina Greer, a professor of political science at Fordham University, about how Democrats performed overall at the convention and particularly on two key issues facing African-Americans: Women's empowerment, and police killings and gun violence.

"He is trying to tell us he cares about the middle class. Give me a break. That is a bunch of malarkey."

Bronx Assemblyman Michael Blake, a rising star in political circles, is expected to speak at the DNC convention tonight in the speeches leading up to President Barak Obama’s address. In an exclusive with NewsOne, he discussed the need to vote to change the hyper-incarceration of black men and woman and criminal justice reform. He believes Hillary […]

President Barack Obama stayed up late last night preparing his DNC speech. He's expected to back Clinton's qualifications and address his administration's legacy.

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker may have brought the Wells Fargo arena floor to its feet during a rousing speech at the Democratic National Convention Monday – a speech that invoked the power of Maya Angelou’s “Still I Rise” poem and scrutinized Donald Trump’s business record – but not everyone was thrilled. “We have a […]