Election 2016

ICMYI: CMPD Unveils New Strategy For Protestors Gov. Pat McCrory conceded his defeat to state Attorney General Roy Cooper in a two-minute video. McCrory said his team will assist in the transition. McCrory, former mayor of Charlotte, ended the video with plans to develop a financial plan to address the recent hurricane and wildfire. He […]

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

President-elect Donald Trump received minimal support from minority voters, according to a new study conducted by Reuters.

They sat at tables, laid on the floor and lined the walls at Johnson C Smith University’s Grimes Lounge. They were Black, White, Hispanic, Asian, young and old, pierced, tattooed, gender neutral, men and women and every other representation of Charlotte’s varied population. All were anxious to share their fears and action plans after President-elect […]

Honestly, at this point all we can do is laugh to stop from crying.

Charlotte joined other cities, but on a much smaller scale, staging protests against President-elect Donald Trump’s victory on Wednesday night. Charlotte Uprising organized the march, urging supporters to gather at Marshall Park at 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday. According WSOC, about 30 marchers left Marshall Park and headed Uptown to the EpiCenter and Transit Center before […]

Despite calls for unity from President Obama, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and President-elect Donald Trump, protestors gathered in Washington, New York, Los Angeles and elsewhere to protest Trump’s election. Here’s Why Hillary Clinton Wore Purple Protest locations from Trump Tower in Chicago and New York to American University and other college campuses. Want the latest […]

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.

Donald J. Trump has won the 2016 presidential election, making him the president-elect and soon to be the 45th president of the United States of America. During his acceptance speech Trump said Hillary Clinton called him to concede although she has yet to make a formal concession speech. Trump’s victory threatens to change much of […]

Election 2016 will be remembered as the night that elections were too close to call. Republican nominee Donald Trump lead Democratic nominee Sec. Hillary Clinton by about a 1% margin at 1:30 a.m. Trump won North Carolina, Florida and several other key states in the race. In North Carolina, challenger Democratic Roy Cooper lead incumbent […]

Election Night Watch Party Where: Sydney’s Time: 7 p.m. Mecklenburg County Democratic Watch Party What: Young Democrats of Mecklenburg County, in conjunction with the Mecklenburg County Democratic Party and other party auxiliaries are hosting. Where: Slate Time: 7 p.m. – 12 p.m. Note: Rep. Alma Adams is among the dozen candidates scheduled to be there. […]