Bloomberg to Speak at Prominent Black Church Sunday

Former Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg will deliver remarks on Sunday at a predominantly black megachurch in…

Why Voters Don’t Seem Interested in Barrier-Breaking Candidates

LAS VEGAS — Julián Castro’s fund-raising appeal last month was blunt. “Tragic mistake,” the subject line…

Trump Reaches Out to Black Voters

ATLANTA — After a summer of racial furor, President Trump reached out to African-American voters on…

Science Funds for Minority Colleges Become Political Football in the Senate

WASHINGTON — A federal program to bolster science, mathematics and engineering at minority-serving colleges has been…

‘We’re Self-Interested’: The Growing Identity Debate in Black America

In Hollywood, Harriet Tubman is played in a new movie by a black British woman, much…

Democrats in Battleground States Prefer Moderate Nominee, Poll Shows

Democrats in Battleground States Prefer Moderate Nominee, Poll Shows A New York Times/Siena College survey in…

Elijah Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68

WASHINGTON — Representative Elijah E. Cummings, a son of sharecroppers who rose to become one of…