Not only did a rainbow of diversity occupy the floor of the convention center in Philadelphia, a parade of people of color marched across the stage during the first two days of the Democratic National Convention. “This is what America ...
American communities and police departments are contending with truly horrific events, including the questionable and, in some cases utterly unjustifiable, deaths of Black men at the hands of police, and the deaths of police at hands of disturbed assailants who ...
Tuesday night I had the distinct pleasure to attend a preview performance of the Broadway revival of “Motown: The Musical.”
Rudy Giuliani is back! His racist blather is being spewed on an endless round of television shows, many of which are allowing him ample time to add vitriol to a time of tragedy in need of calm and thoughtful ideas.
The Fourth of July has come and gone. Shards of fireworks have been swept away, the smell of cordite lingers in the air and there remains a few booms echoing in the distance. We can let Frederick Douglass rest again ...
The United Kingdom is currently reeling from what the Brits are calling Brexit, or the vote to leave the European Union.
It was rumored this week that Justice Clarence Thomas was considering retiring from the Supreme Court. That widely circulated report was quashed by his wife...
The Amsterdam News' endorsements for the congressional election.
Now that white men between the ages of 18 and 44 top the number of addicts in the nation dying of overdoses of heroin, or smack, lawmakers, law enforcement officers, the medical profession and civic leaders are taking notice.
It is ironic that many New Yorkers are not aware of the Right to Know Act, the legislative package that aims to protect them while promoting communication, transparency and accountability between them and the New York Police Department.
AmNews Publisher and Editor in Chief Elinor Tatum shares how children view Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.
It has been immensely encouraging to see the number of young people who have flocked to Sen. Bernie Sanders’ campaign. We are also pleased to witness the impact of Black Lives Matter on a plethora of social and political issues.
Donald Trump’s forked tongue has unleashed another unsurprising attack, asserting that Hillary Clinton has nothing going for her but the “woman’s card.”
As a recent proposal by the Community Service Society observes, it is never too early to begin advocating for summer jobs for the city’s high school students.
So many people are out on the streets debating who should be the nominee for the Democratic Party for president.