Jon BrownJuly 1, 20215min
Presidential historians ranked former President Barack Obama among the top 10 presidents in a recent survey for C-SPAN. “As the nation prepares to celebrate Independence Day, C-SPAN is releasing the results of its fourth Historians Survey of Presidential Leadership, in which a cross-section of presidential historians and professional observers of the presidency ranked the country’s […]

Jon BrownMay 1, 20216min
Republican Florida Governor Ron DeSantis on Thursday blasted accusations that the United States is systemically racist as “horse manure” and further said critical race theory is a race-based form of Marxism. Asked to respond to the claim that America is “a systemically racist country,” DeSantis told Fox News host Laura Ingraham during a town hall […]

Jon BrownApril 25, 20215min
The black-owned businesses near the intersection where George Floyd died last May are pleading for help after suffering from plummeting revenue and skyrocketing crime. Black-owned establishments near the corner of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue, which once thrived, have had to resort to a GoFundMe page after police have abandoned the area, which has since […]

Jon BrownApril 3, 20215min
Fox News host Tucker Carlson wondered aloud Thursday why anyone would care what Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) thinks about anything and worried what it means that she has such a prominent voice on the national stage. Appearing on “Outnumbered,” Carlson responded to Ocasio-Cortez’s recent call that migrants separated under former President Donald Trump should receive […]

Jon BrownMarch 26, 20216min
Dr. Rachel Levine became the assistant secretary for health at the Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday, making Levine the first openly transgender federal official confirmed by the Senate. Levine was confirmed 52-48 largely along party lines, with Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) defecting. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) […]