Tag: President Obama

Trump Announces 'New Deal' for Blacks on a Celebrity Gossip Website

President-elect’s plan shares space with recent headline: “Janet Jackson’s Crackhead Ex-Husband Was on Growing Up Hip Hop Last Night Spilling Tea About Their Secret Baby!” By Sheryl Estrada President-elect Donald Trump has created a 10-point plan to outline his policies for the African American community. The day after Trump’s meeting…

107-Year-Old Black Woman, Daughter of Slaves, Ready to Vote

South Carolina resident Donella Wilson has voted in every national and local election since 1948. By Sheryl Estrada Election Day has great meaning for Donella Wilson, a 107-year-old Black woman born to parents who were slaves in Calhoun County, South Carolina. On Tuesday Wilson will vote in a presidential election…

Sean Hannity Said He'll Ship the Obamas to Kenya, If Trump Wins

Sean Hannity, a radio show host and Fox News pundit, believes he can tell President of the United States of America Barack Obama the commander-in-chief not only to leave the country if Trump wins the election, but suggests Obama and his family may want to go back to Africa. Hannity…

President Obama on Trump: 'We've got a museum for him to visit'

President Barack Obama speaks at Congressional Black Caucus Foundation dinner, Sept. 17, 2016. REUTERS President Barack Obama said in a speech Saturday night at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation dinner in Washington, D.C., that Republican presidential candidate Trump tells people “there’s never been a worse time to be a Black…

Department of Justice Putting an End to Private Prisons

Highly profitable private prisons, which aided in the increased incarceration of Blacks and Latinos due to racial disparities in sentencing, have been deemed highly unsafe. By Sheryl Estrada REUTERS The Department of Justice announced Thursday it will phase out its contracts with private prisons to “ensure that inmates are in…

#ObamaSpeech: Trump Shows No Regard for Working People or Inclusion

President Obama also addressed benefits of immigration and working through racial divide. By Sheryl Estrada President Barack Obama on Wednesday night called out Donald Trump on his indifference to working people, diversity, inclusion and equality — key areas the president said are critical to advancing America. During the keynote address…