Voter Suppression

Former President Jimmy Carter has asked the Republican candidate for Georgiagovernor Brian Kemp to resign from his position as Secretary of State in light of his race against Democrat Stacey Abrams Mr Carter, himself the former governor of the Peach State, asked Mr Kemp to vacate his position since the office is in charge of […]

Aside from the surprising election of a businessman-turned-reality-star-turned-politician as the 45th President of the United States, here are some other top political moments of 2016.

Roland Martin and Rev. Jackson discuss the challenges facing Black America under a Trump presidency.

Republican lawmakers in Virginia are planning to sue Governor Terry McAuliffe because he overturned a 150-year-old law giving more than 200,000 convicted felons in the state of Virginia the right to vote. Governor McAuliffe says he has the legal and the moral authority to take action and argues that according to the Virginia constitution: “The Governor shall have power to remove […]

NY Congressman Hakeem Jeffries recently sat down with Roland Martin, host of NewsOne Now, to discuss his proposed bill to give released prisoners who have…

A special election investigation by Al Jazeera America and journalist Greg Palast uncovered a series of Republican lead anti-voter fraud actions that may be targeting…

On Monday, the Supreme Court decided to give democracy another Street Fighter-like kick to the jock. In yet another 5-4 vote split along ideological lines (or…

  It’s always interesting to see what minor infractions select police officers decide to enforce and to what extent. While I can admittedly attest to the…

On Monday, a preliminary injunction hearing was held in North Carolina, regarding the state’s voter laws and what opponents state are blatant discriminatory practices. Appearing…

With the presidential election happening in just four days, the battleground state of Ohio is once again a major piece of the election puzzle. Already…

Civil Rights organization Advancement Project has been one of the most vocal groups ahead of the upcoming general election in November with regards to voter…