Our Journey Continues
"If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward." Dr. Martin L.King Jr.
Eric Holder, first African American Attorney General of the United States, was sworn in on February 3, 2009
Michael Steele is the first African American to lead the Republican Party
Dorothy Irene... Read more
There may only be days left of Donald Trump’s presidency.
But MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow still thinks there’s a chance that Trump ― who now faces being impeached for a second time for inciting last week’s Capitol riot — may resign before the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
But Trump wouldn’t leave the White House for the good of the country, Maddow said on her prime... Read more
Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., gestures toward a crowd of President Trump's supporters gathered outside the Capitol on Jan. 6.
Amid the continuing fallout from last week’s deadly siege on the U.S. Capitol, Democrats are forging ahead with legislation to remove Republican lawmakers for inciting the riot.
While there has been focus on President Trump’s possible impeachment and the use of the 25th Amendment... Read more
Cheyney University in Cheyney, Pa., was the nation's first HBCU, established in 1837.
Much of higher education’s 2020 news ranged from the discouraging to the alarming - a raging pandemic, sinking enrollments, decimated budgets, unhappy students, exhausted faculty and administrators, and a growing public disillusionment about the value of college.
Against this backdrop, however, one higher education sector attracted renewed interest amid... Read more
Republican members of Congress who voted against certifying Joe Biden’s presidential victory, even after a mob broke into the Capitol, are being denounced by critics in their home districts who demand that they resign or be ousted.
Protesters, newspaper editorial boards and local-level Democrats have urged the lawmakers to step down or for their colleagues to kick them out. The House... Read more