Election 2016

What’s happening in state capitols, city halls, and school boards have more of a direct effect on our daily lives than Washington politics.

President Obama called for a thorough probe into Russia’s involvement in the 2016 election hacking scandal that unveiled classified emails from top Democrats and Hillary Clinton’s campaign staff.

Lisa Monaco, Homeland Security and counterterrorism adviser, on Friday announced the Obama administration's investigation of Russia's involvement in hacking the 2016 Election.

Hate is intensifying across America three weeks after Donald Trump was elected president. And William Sims, 28, a promising and successful African-American musician from Richmond, California, was the victim of a fatal hate crime on Nov. 12 just days after the contentious presidential election. Sims was found beaten and shot on a roadway outside a […]

Many are apprehensive of the future amid rising hate crimes reported since early November.

Understandably many Americans are still highly emotional over the presidential election of Donald Trump and that means that statements from public figures regarding the election are even more highly scrutinized than usual. Oprah Winfrey found this out the hard way when she recently gave her thoughts on President Obama and Trump sitting down together for […]

Donald Trump wins, but we will never lose.

For categorization purposes, I am considered a millennial. But two things are very clear, when I enter the room—I am a woman and I am Black.

We tend to underestimate the power and symbolism of fashion within major historical moments; however, we can't ignore what we saw this morning.

After you go out and vote, get into some retail therapy. It's time for a new pantsuit anyway, isn't it?

This morning, the call to prayer, the Adhan, woke me just after 4 am as it came from the three crackly loudspeakers at the mosques that surround my house. I have been on an extended stay on the African and 99% Muslim island of Zanzibar for the past couple of months, working with the Zanzibar […]

President Obama reaches his final 100 days in office. He has a lengthy to-do list and every intention to get it all done.