Tuesday, August 11, 2020

CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY

Civil rights ‘royalty’ recognized On Feb. 1, the U.S. Postal Service will kick off 2017’s Black History Month with the issuance of the Dorothy Height...

Off to a quick start

Trump targets Obamacare, immigration COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump took a symbolic step aimed at his predecessor’s signature achievement on his first...

Empowered and trained to seek elected office

After the Jan. 21 march, hundreds of women learn how to run for office. BY VERA BERGENGRUEN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – The day after the Women’s...

White women’s support of Trump still a thorny issue

BY HANNAH ALLAM TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON — In a small clearing amid the busloads of protesters in Washington Saturday, a group of activists held up...

THE ERA ENDS

A reflective and optimistic Barack Obama walks away from the White House after a flurry of last-minute activity. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS WASHINGTON – President Barack...

‘Big Weed’ takeover?

Proposed rules favor existing growers BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Authors of Florida’s voter-approved constitutional amendment that broadly legalized medical marijuana are...

Women’s march isn’t just about Trump

Organizers are calling it a movement to bring awareness to a variety of concerns. BY VERA BERGENGRUEN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – The day after Donald Trump...

After feud with Lewis, Trump meets with MLK III

BY CATHLEEN DECKER LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON — Donald Trump met with Martin Luther King III on Monday, a holiday commemorating the life of King’s father,...

Country club member resigns over debate about denying Obama membership

EURWEB An exclusive country club in Maryland is debating whether to allow President Obama membership in his retirement should he ever apply. The controversy has...

Dropping the mic

Obama gives farewell from Chicago hometown FROM THE TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE CHICAGO – In a televised address before a passionate and exuberant Chicago audience, President...