Black Americans weep for the Obama era and uncertain future

On the night in 2008 when Barack Obama was elected the country’s first black president, many black Americans wept. Eight

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Possible Election Day problems worry civil rights advocates

 New ID requirements. Unfamiliar or distant polling places. Names missing from the voter rolls. Those are just some of the

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Updates from the 1st presidential debate

The Latest on the first of three presidential debates between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump (all times EDT):

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Hillary Clinton focuses on African American millennials in new radio spot

Hillary Clinton has some “real talk” for voters thinking about staying home on Election Day. The Clinton campaign released a

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Chris Timmons: For a better FAMU, Rufus Montgomery needs to go

Rufus Montgomery, belligerent chairman of Florida A&M University’s Board of Trustees, remains unbowed: I will honor the decision and level

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Terri Susan Fine: I question whether we have learned ‘citizenship’ in our generation

About a year ago a dear friend gave me a copy of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book Devil in the Grove:

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