Tag: Trump

Oh My God, What Just Happened

By Nida Ali, December 29, 2016 On the night of the presidential election, Mariama Badjie –  black, American, and Muslim – was in the East lounge of the Hunter Brookdale Dorms in lower Manhattan, as she watched Donald Trump’s acceptance…

A Historic Campaign

Editor’s Note: This article was undergoing editing as millions of Americans were going to the polls November 8. By Ricardo Montero-Hernandez, November 10, 2016 Lesser of Two Evils This Presidential campaign has been the most brutal in American history. The…

Tell the Black Caucus: Stop Taking Private Prison Money

By Rashad Robinson, ColorOfChange.org [info@colorofchange.org] This week, Donald Trump suggested we reform our broken prison system by increasing privatization, saying ‘Private Prisons seems to work a lot better.’1 Private prison companies are responsible for some of the worst human rights abuses targeting…