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In the spirit of full disclosure, I haven't seen this clip. Honestly, I wasn't even looking for it. I was looking for a video clip for another post when this popped up. And really when the headline says: "Kanye West's meeting with President Donald Trump," do you need more description?...
On Wednesday afternoon, the Florida panhandle was hit with Hurricane Michael. It began as a Category 4 hurricane, and was placed in Category 3 by the time it reached Georgia—unprecedented for the area. Powerful winds and rains are expected throughout Thursday and Friday through North Carolina. One thing you can...
By now, no one should be surprised that Kanye West is a fan of President Donald Trump. It’s been months since he first posted a selfie wearing a “Make America Great Again” cap, so the surprise should be gone. And yet, there we were again Monday morning, talking about West...
So while I was covering the "Make America Great Again" rally in Southaven Tuesday night, Shelby County Commissioner Tami Sawyer was a couple of hours further south in Greenville, campaigning for Democratic Senatorial candidate Mike Espy. And whle driving that lonely stretch of U.S. 61, she listened to Trump's remarks. What...
Having covered President Donald Trump's campaign rally at the Landers Center on Tuesday, I came away thinking of hockey: It's one thing to watch it on TV, and an entirely different thing to be in the building. Speaking to a capacity, standing-room-only crowd of about 11,000, Trump played his "hits"...
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Former first lady Michelle Obama told a crowd of young voters to “take their power back” if they want to change the current political climate, and “actually do something about it.” During a voter registration rally Friday at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla., that also included former...
Phil Bredesen has opened 24 Tennessee Victory community organizing offices across the state to provide a way for people to pick up yard signs and sign up to volunteer for his campaign for the U.S. senate. Offices have been opened in Whitehaven, Midtown, Bartlett and Germantown, as well as six...
Black farmers are throwing their full support behind Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court. Black farmers also believe Kavanaugh would be a disaster for black America — including black farmers. And if you’re confused after reading those two sentences, it’s because where black farmers stand...
Soon after Arizona Sen. John McCain died on Saturday, many notables in the African-American community extended condolences to the veteran lawmaker, Vietnam War hero, and two-time presidential candidate. The collective sentiment expressed respect for a public servant who grew less imperfect over time. Cloves Campbell III, former chairman of the National...
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