Category: Feature, Nation

flint water crisis

Flint Residents Still Suffering, Exposed to Contaminated Water

Residents of Flint, Michigan have very little to celebrate, three years after the water crisis in the city made national headlines. On...

trumpcare

American Medical Association: Millions could lose coverage in GOP health plan

The Republican healthcare plan will force millions of Americans back into no coverage, says the American Medical Association.  The group...

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Puerto Rico declares bankruptcy

Facing mountainous debt and population loss, the board overseeing Puerto Rico filed Wednesday for the equivalent of bankruptcy...

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Bill O’Reilly could receive up to $25 mil in severance pay

Bill O’Reilly might be out of a job today, but Reuters reports that his one-year severance pay could amount  to $25 million....

gallup poll

Poll: Majority now believes Trump doesn’t keep promises

In February of this year, 62 percent of Americans believed President Trump keeps his promises.  Only 45 percent still feel that...

financial

The White House Wouldn’t Post Trump Staffers’ Financial Disclosures. So We Did.

by Ariana Tobin and Derek Kravitz, ProPublica  In a remarkable Friday night news dump, the Trump administration made dozens of White House...

Under Trump, Unemployment Rate Rises for Black Workers

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor, NNPA Newswire)During President Donald Trump’s first full month in office, the Black unemployment rate...

James Harris Jackson

Police: Md. Man Traveled to NYC to Target Black People

On March 20, Timothy Caughman staggered into a New York police station, bleeding from stab wounds and in severe distress. Two days later...

healthcare

Koch Brothers Attempt to Buy Votes on Healthcare

Washington, DC – In an attempt to block the ‘American Health Care Act’ from passing the House of Representatives, well-funded...

the wall

Focus on Border Wall as Visa Overstays Create Illegal Immigrant Crisis

While the Trump administration focuses on securing the southern border, most illegal immigrants enter the United States legally and stay...