Trump Set to Announce rollback of Obama‘s Cuba Policies

President Trump is set to announce a rollback of policies toward Cuba, according to the Daily Caller. Former President Obama worked to enact several changes to the Cuban policy during his time in office.  After Obama had a breath through with President Castro and reestablished diplomatic relations with the communist Caribbean Island travel restrictions were Read more »

Two Native American Men in Washington run over by White man

In Portland, Oregon two people were killed and a third injured when they defended two women on a train, against a white supremacist.  In Washington State, a Native American man (Quinault Indian Nation) was killed and another hospitalized after they were run over by a white man in a monster truck yelling racial slurs. James Read more »

Trump Plans to Roll Back Civil Rights

President Trump and his administration are planning to disband the agency that has policed discrimination among federal contractors, for four decades, the Labor Department.  According to the White House’s new budget, this is part of a plan to curtail government programs that promote civil rights.  The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, the employer of Read more »

DeVos Takes Criticism on School Choice

Betsy DeVos testified before a House Appropriations subcommittee to discuss the federal education budget proposal for the 2018 Fiscal year. This included proposed improvements to educational opportunities.  During the testimony, Democrats including New York Rep. Nita Lowey asked multiple questions about the education improvement plan and budget. She also accused DeVos of taking money from Read more »

Republicans in Portland want to use Militia Groups after racial attack

Following the death of two men and the wounding of another over the weekend, top Republicans in the city are considering using militia groups as security.  After the stabbing over the weekend by 21-year-old white supremacist student Micah David-Cole Fletcher, President Trump issued condolences.  Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler told the Guardian:  “Our current political climate Read more »

Black Teddy Bear Hanging by Noose at Wakefield High School

Students at Wakefield High School in North Carolina arrived on campus Tuesday morning to find a black teddy bear hanging by a noose, with a sign that read “Make Wakefield TRIPP again #smartlunch.”  Students reported to ABC11 the sign was about bringing back their former white principal and an hour long lunch break that was Read more »

Former Officer Timothy Loehmann Fired from Cleveland PD for lying on Application

Timothy Loehmann, the rookie police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice, was fired for lying on his application to the Cleveland Police Department.  He was not fired for shooting Tamir, but lying on his application.  A Disciplinary letter released in January says that Loehmann lied about how his short stint at the Independence Read more »

Anthony Robert Hammond arrested for stabbing black man in a hate crime

Anthony Robert Hammond, 34 a Clearlake man is in custody for stabbing a man with a machete in a Saturday Night attack that police are saying was racially motivated.  Hammond is held on $1M bail for felony charges of aggravated mayhem, battery with serious bodily injury, assault with a deadly weapon, felony resisting an officer, Read more »

Oregon Lawmakers Voting to do Away with the Electoral College

Lawmakers in Oregon passed legislation that would award Electoral College votes only to presidential candidates who win the popular vote. The law has currently passed in 11 states possessing 165 electoral votes.  Those states include CA, DC, HI, IL, MA, MD, NJ, NY, RI, VT, and WA.  The bill will become active once states possessing Read more »