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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…

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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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Missouri Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal Leads Record-Breaking 39-Hour Filibuster

The state senator led the longest filibuster in Missouri's history against a bill that would allow discriminatory practices against same-sex couples

This week Missouri state senator, Maria Chappelle-Nadal, has been making headlines with her heroic stance…

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Black Protestor Viciously Assaulted at Trump Rally

Rakeem Jones, 26, was sucker-punched in the face by a white Trump supporter at a rally

On Wednesday, a black man was brutally assaulted by a Donald Trump supporter at a…

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Dalai Lama on Trump: ‘That’s your business’

The Dalai Lama offered up an amusing answer to a question on Trump posed by ABC News

The Dalai Lama offered up an amusing answer to a question on Trump posed by…

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[OP-ED] Rubio and Cruz Opposed the Violence Against Women Act: Voters Must Oppose their Candidacy

Former mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas, and current DNC Women’s Caucus Chair, Lottie Shackelford, on the importance of the Violence Against Women Act

Former mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas, and current DNC Women’s Caucus Chair, Lottie Shackelford, on…

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Everything You Need to Know About Tonight’s Univision Democratic Debate in Miami

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will go head-to-head at tonight's Democratic debate in Miami

Tonight Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will meet in Miami to face off for the…

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Flint Sees Record-Breaking Voter Turnout, Polls to Run Out of Ballots

City officials point to the Flint water crisis as reason for the massive increase in voter turnout for last Tuesday night's primary

On Tuesday night, Flint residents came out in droves to cast their votes for the…

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Colin Powell: There’s a Level of Intolerance in Some Parts of the Republican Party

Former Secretary of State, Colin Powell, speaks on Nancy Reagan, intolerance within his party, and the reality show that is the GOP primary

Gen. Colin Powell, the first black Secretary of State, and former chairman of the Joint…

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