Jesse Jackson Inspires Jax Voters to GOTV

August 27, 2014 Staff 0
U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown brought one of her famous friends to town to inspire and encourage Jacksonville voters to come to the polls. Jackson attended a “GOTV” rally Saturday, September 23rd at Gateway Mall with […]
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Is Police Brutality a National Epidemic?

August 27, 2014 Staff 0
by Nayaba Arinde and Craig D. Frazier While heavy armored vehicles roll down the streets of Missouri, the outrage simmering dangerously over the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown has gone viral. “Stop the […]

Hob Nob Kicks Off Local Political Season

August 19, 2014 Staff 0
The Duval County Democratic Black Caucus (DCDBC) members were “in the house” representing the Black Caucus and community at the annual political Hob Nob Event at the Hyatt Hotel. While heavy political advertising has been […]
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The NFL and Domestic Violence

August 19, 2014 Staff 0
By Jeremy Bamidele According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1.3 million women are victims of physical assault by an intimate partner each year.  Nearly one third of female homicides are committed by an […]

Thurston Battles Republican War on Voting

August 18, 2014 Staff 0
State House Democratic Leader Perry Thurston has made protecting voting rights a centerpiece of his campaign for Attorney General. He says he would take a dramatically different approach than Rick Scott and Pam Bondi. “Since […]

ILA Awards More than $22K in Scholarships

August 13, 2014 Staff 0
Last week, the International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA Local 1408), awarded more than $28,000 in scholarships to 21 area high school seniors and college students during a ceremony at JAXPORT. Scholarship applicants were required to submit […]
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