A new study finds that the counties or areas of the country where slavery was most prevalent today vote Republican and continue to have the least progressive views on race.

Donald Trump is not only out here affecting individual and family lives, but longtime marriages are suffering as well.

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. […]

Donald Trump may be able to get away with his behavior with a few women, but children don't lie.

House Speaker Paul Ryan has reportedly told Republican members of the house that he will no longer defend Donald Trump or campaign with him.  Coming just short of pulling his endorsement, Ryan encouraged fellow GOPers to focus their efforts on their own re-elections. Ryan disinvited Trump from a unity rally in Wisconsin after Trump came under fire for […]

The hype surrounding tonight’s Presidential Debate is reaching Super Bowl proportions – literally.  For this first debate, ratings are predicted to rival Big Game numbers with 100 million expected to watch.  Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will face-off for a 90 minute battle over racial and gender issues, national security and immigration.  With Black Lives Matter protests […]

Donald Trump started as a long-shot candidate of the Republican party, but with a win last night in Indiana is now the party’s presumptive nominee for president. With Ted Cruz dropping out of the race last night and John Kasich calling it quits this morning, Trump celebrates his seventh straight state-wide victory. Trump has won 1,047 […]

Retired neurosurgeon and conservative Republican Ben Carson announced Sunday that he’s running for president.  Carson called himself a “reluctant warrior” and says running for office is something he would do unless God told him to do it. Carson joins three other Republican candidates seeking the party’s nomination for president in 2016 –  first term Sen. […]

Jeb Bush, a presumed 2016 Republican presidential candidate, made a revelatory remark about his position on race in America by tacitly endorsing controversial racist The…

On the surface, perhaps Florida Republican Senator and now GOP candidate for president, Marco Rubio, is the right wing’s answer to President Obama. Like Obama,…

He may announce his bid to run for president in 2016. He may not. But whatever Ben Carson’s political aspirations are, we’ll all know when…