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Watch Hillary Clinton and Bill de Blasio’s Awkward ‘C.P. Time’ Joke

Clinton and de Blasio are being criticized for making a joke some deem racially insensitive

Here’s that video of Hillary Clinton and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio making everyone uncomfortable…

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Why Trump’s Own Kids Won’t Be Voting For Him

In the latest embarrassing oversight for the Trump campaign, his children will be unable to vote in New York's upcoming primary

In the latest embarrassment for the Trump campaign, Donald Trump’s own kids will be unable…

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Bill Clinton Clashes With Activists Over 1994 Crime Bill

But it was the sign that read, "Black youth are not superpredators" that seemed to offend Clinton the most

At a rally in support of his wife, Bill Clinton clashed with activists protesting his…

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On World Health Day, A Celebration of Michelle Obama’s Advocacy

In honor of World Health Day, let's take a look back at the work of a committed, tireless advocate for promoting healthy eating and physical activity: First Lady, Michelle Obama

In honor of World Health Day, let’s take a look back at the work of…

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Obama on Trump’s Mexican Border Wall: “Good Luck With That.”

On Tuesday President Obama discussed what he called the "half-baked" policy put forth by the Trump campaign

During a daily White House briefing on Tuesday, President Obama discussed what he called the…

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The Panama Papers: 3 Things You Need To Know

Here's what you need to know about the largest leak in history

The documents, which belong to Panamanian law firm, Mossack Fonseca, provide details of the offshore…

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Trump Supporters Paint Over Memorial Honoring Deceased Omega Psi Phi Student

James Madison University has been caught in a social media firestorm after a troubling on-campus incident

The students stayed up late into the night on Friday to finish painting the rock…

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Hillary Clinton Surprised Everyone at Black Girls Rock, Here’s What She Had to Say!

Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton made a surprise appearance at the 2016 Black Girls Rock! award show

Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton made a surprise appearance at the 2016 Black Girls Rock!…

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Sanders Campaign Holds All-Women Roundtable in Harlem

On Friday, the Sanders campaign hosted a roundtable conversation with Kierna Mayo, Rosario Dawson, Michelle Alexander, and Donna Hylton

On Friday Bernie Sanders’ campaign held an invite-only roundtable discussion in Harlem, New York.

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Congressional Black Caucus PAC Faces Sharp Criticism

The CBC PAC's decision to pass on endorsing Rep. Donna Edwards has led to increased scrutiny on the makeup of the board, particularly those who lobby for industries traditionally harmful to the black community

The CBC PAC’s decision to pass on endorsing Rep. Donna Edwards has led to increased…

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Hillary’s Home: Clinton Holds Harlem Rally at Historic Apollo Theatre

On Wednesday Hillary Clinton held a rally at Harlem's Apollo Theatre

On Wednesday Hillary Clinton held a rally at Harlem’s Apollo Theatre.

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Trump’s Campaign Manager Charged With Battery

Trump's campaign manager charged with battery against Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields

On Tuesday, Donald Trump’s campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, was charged with one count of simple…

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By The Numbers: Delegate Count

Here's the latest update on where the candidates stand

Here’s an update on where the candidate stand so far in the delegate count.

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Hip Hop Caucus Founder, Rev. Yearwood Launches Respect My Vote!

BE Politics caught up with Hip Hop Caucus Founder and CEO, Rev. Lennox Yearwood to discuss the launch of Respect My Vote!

BE Politics caught up with Hip-Hop Caucus founder and CEO, Rev. Yearwood to discuss the…

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BREAKING: Obama Speaks on Brussels Attacks

Speaking from Cuba, President Obama addressed the Tuesday morning attacks in Brussels

During a speech to the Cuban people at the Gran Teatro de la Havana, President…

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GOP Refusing to Allow Hearing for Obama’s SCOTUS Pick, Merrick Garland

After praising the Obama SCOTUS pick during his nomination to the D.C. Circuit Court, the same GOP leaders are now trying to block Merrick Garland

After weeks of speculation, President Obama has nominated D.C. Circuit Court Judge, Merrick Garland, to…

By Hailey Wallace

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Ohio Governor and 2016 GOP presidential candidate John Kasich

A Conversation With John Kasich

BE Politics caught up with the GOP presidential candidate to talk criminal justice reform, black small business, healthcare, and more

John Kasich, the two-term current governor of Ohio, has built his campaign on a message…

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How the Presidential Candidates Are Reacting to the Violence at Trump’s Rallies

We rounded up statements from the current presidential candidates so you know exactly where they stand on the violence

Reactions to the disturbing incidents of violence at Donald Trump’s rallies have pouring in from…

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Voter Demographics for FL, NC, OH, IL and MO

A look at the racial and ethnic compositions of the states holding March 15 primaries

Here’s a look at the voter demographics of the states holding March 15 primaries.

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Ben Carson Endorses Donald Trump

At a press conference held at the Trump-owned Mar-A-Lago resort, Carson threw his support behind his former rival for the GOP nomination

On Friday, former presidential candidate Ben Carson formally endorsed Donald Trump for the GOP presidential…

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