Politics

  Usually on The Lookout I share my views on at least five stories concerning Black folks in the media but this week, all anybody…

Saturday, the White House unveiled its Year Of Action Progress Report, which serves to highlight the maneuvers and political actions taken by President Barack Obama…

While co-hosting the national radio show, Keeping It Real with Rev. Al Sharpton, I listen carefully to the occasional caller who will ask us to…

President Barack Obama will speak directly to Black Americans this week, which I believe is part of the President’s ongoing crusade to outline a national…

  1. Playing Games With Our Lives: New York Pastor Raffles Off Assault Rifle You have got to be kidding me! Sometimes truth really is…

According to a guy who never directly worked for her, First Lady Michelle Obama is a tough boss. That was the takeaway from a story in…

  1. Stopping Corruption Before it Starts: Miami Dade’s Candidates Academy From sex scandals to fraud, we’ve seen a lot of politicians recently who have…

Data journalist Nate Silver predicted the 2012 Presidential outcomes in every state. Now he says the Republican Party has a good chance to take back…

Bill O’Reilly is obsessed with criticizing Beyonce – for all the wrong reasons. And it’s getting old. O’Reilly, the conservative Fox News commentator, has unleashed…

Congressional Black Caucus chair Marcia Fudge is unabashedly holding Rep. Paul Ryan’s feet to the fire. It’s a welcomed move by a formidable leader on Capitol…

I’ve spent my entire career as a civil rights activist and anti-violence advocate. I hear from folks all over the country about how fed-up they…

Rep. Elijah Cummings, always a gracious legislator, declined to say whether he felt disrespected after Republican Rep. Darrell Issa rudely turned off Cummings’ microphone during…