Auntie Maxine: If They Cut The Mic’s Off We Gonna Still Talk

SACRAMENTO (CBM) – Congresswomen Maxine Waters of Los Angeles microphone was cut off in mid-speech at the California Democratic Convention, African American Caucus meeting Saturday night at the Sacramento Convention Center. Tensions were already running high waiting on final election results on who would be named the next Democratic Party chair Eric Bauman or Kimberley […]

#BlackWomenAtWork highlights daily challenge of race, gender

(AP) – A pair of testy exchanges between high-profile Black women and white men in the political spotlight launched a tweetstorm under the hashtag BlackWomenAtWork, validating the experiences of thousands of professional Black women who say such slights are all too common. It began Tuesday morning with Fox News host Bill O’Reilly ridiculing veteran congresswoman […]

Democrats Support Maxine Waters in Ethics Flap

WASHINGTON – House Democrats this week rallied behind California Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters following an announcement by the ethics committee that it did not violate the congresswoman’s rights during their pursuit of her case. A total of 68 Democrats signed a letter Thursday calling on the bipartisan House Ethics Committee to release their report– which […]