Black Politicians Face Pressure in New York

New York State has a historic track record with the caliber of Black politicians it has launched onto the national platform. With congressional dynamos including the late Adam Clayton Powell Jr., Rev. Floyd H. Flake and the current Ways and Mean Chair Congressman Charles Rangel. The Empire State celebrated another milestone with the ascent of [...]

‘Yes We Can’ Only Works With Truly New Ideas

While the “Yes We Can” momentum of President Barack Obama’s administration has produced public policy and political victories for the new chief executive at a record pace, it’s not likely to last unless the president and his team adopt some new rules. That’s the opinion of one expert, who believes that even though Obama is [...]