U.S. Attorney General

BREAKING: Atty. General Eric Holder to Vacate His Post

Thursday, 25 September, 2014 |

Nobody knows how to upend my morning like the Obama Administration.

News broke on Thursday that U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will resign from his position. It has been reported that he will at least stay on long enough for … Read More

Supreme Court Axes Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act

Tuesday, 25 June, 2013 | 1

Today is a sad and shocking day in the world of American civil rights.

The U.S. Supreme Court voted 5-4 to strike down the entire Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. In short, this means that … Read More

Congress Hurls Contempt Charges at AG Eric Holder

Friday, 29 June, 2012 |

Congress is really feeling themselves lately.

Despite their unacceptably low approval rating, the lawmaking body voted for the first time in history to hold a sitting attorney general, Eric H. Holder, Jr., in contempt of Congress.

The House voted 255-67 … Read More

Politically Offensive Facebook Posts Get Essence Editor Booted

Tuesday, 24 April, 2012 |

African-American media staple, Essence, had to give the boot to one of its editors, Michael Bullerdick, for some racially and politically-controversial posts he made on his private Facebook page.

Bullerdick was launched into the spotlight in 2011 when he took the editorial position … Read More

Pres. Obama Comments on Trayvon Martin Case

Monday, 26 March, 2012 |

The White House has broken its silence on the highly-controversial shooting death case of Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida.

President Obama commented on the case from the Rose Garden on Friday. Here’s what he had to say:

“Obviously this … Read More