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What Democrats can learn from Lyndon Johnson’s Great Society

Published February 3, 2020 by CNN Democrats are laser-focused on winning the 2020 presidential election, but what remains less obvious is the vision that will …

Buttigieg vows to work harder on diversity and inclusion in response to staffers’ concerns

Published January 28, 2020 by CNN Pete Buttigieg‘s presidential campaign acknowledged on Tuesday that it has, over the course of several months, …

Andrew Yang sang with a black church choir. Not everyone said ‘Amen’

January 27, 2020 From CNN As the Rev. Wendy Hamilton was leaving Union Missionary Baptist Church in Waterloo, Iowa, she turned to see some commotion in the …

The Florida Supreme Court ignored precedent and gutted Amendment 4. Now other rights are at risk. | Editorial

Justices of the Florida Supreme Court attend the opening session of the Florida Legislature in January. Left to Right: Chief Justice Charles T. Canady, Justice …

Bloomberg proposes multi-billion-dollar initiative to provide economic justice for black Americans in Tulsa speech

January 21, 2020 Mike Bloomberg took to the site of historic race riots in Tulsa, Okla., on Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend to propose sweeping plans to …

79 People Who Made Big Career Moves in 2019 (Pinellas County, Florida)

Above: Valerie Powell-Stafford was named CEO of Northside Hospital in St. Pete in July 2019 – By Gypsy Gallardo for the Power Broker Magazine “Suited …

NEW: 5 Big Things for Black St. Petersburg in November 2019

Ephraim Sykes (above) in performance that earned him a Tony nomination –By Gypsy C. Gallardo  As we enter a new decade, the Power Broker magazine will …

POLL: St. Pete Black Voters Still Undecided, with Just 2 Weeks ‘Til Election Day

StPetePolls.org’s October 20, 2019 poll shows these four candidates as frontrunners for the Nov 5th election: Robert Blackmon (District 1), Ed Montanari …

Florida Can’t Block Former Felons From Voting If They Owe Money And Can’t Pay: Judge

October 21, 2019 – From HuffPost.com  Florida election officials can’t block a group of nearly 20 people with felony convictions from registering to …

Montgomery elected its first black mayor in 200 years. This is why it matters

  October 10, 2019 In the two centuries since its founding, Alabama’s capital of Montgomery and the birthplace of the civil rights movement has …