Politics Noir


Trump executive order called ‘illegal’ and ‘destructive’

U.S. President Donald Trump did sign an executive order designed to boost the economy and three memorandia on Saturday doing an end around on Congress to do so.

Joe Biden selects Kamala Harris as running mate

California Sen. Kamala Harris is Joe Biden’s choice for vice president.

New York’s Attorney General alleges widespread corruption at the NRA

New York’s attorney general is suing the National Rifle Association.

Trump’s angst erupts again

To the certainties of death and taxes you can add Trump’s Obama angst and dissing of the late John Lewis.

Pres. Barack Obama endorses Jamaal Bowman for Congress

Congressman-elect Jamaal Bowman is one of several Democratic candidates former Pres. Barack Obama recently endorsed as part of his first round of endorsements for the 2020 cycle.

AG James fights Trump administration effort to block immigrants from seeking asylum

New York Attorney General Letitia James, as part of a coalition of 22 attorneys general, has taken legal action to stop the Trump administration’s unlawful attempts to limit immigrants from accessing the nation’s asylum process.

Kanye West withdraws petition to get on NJ's 2020 ballot

Kanye West withdrew his petition to appear as a presidential candidate on New Jersey’s ballot

With 150,000 dead and polls in free fall, Trump seeks a culture war

With less than 100 days left until Election Day, President Donald Trump has increased his references to uncertainty around the election results.

Assembly passes legislation recognizing Abolition Commemoration Day and Juneteenth in New York State

The State Assembly recently passed legislation establishing Abolition Commemoration Day, which would be observed on the second Monday in July.

Trump whines about bad approval ratings

Beset with a cluster of unfavorable polling results, Trump has unleashed a new strategy to combat his declining popularity: whining.

Rapper Kanye West files to be on New Jersey's presidential ballot

Rapper Kanye West filed to be on New Jersey's presidential ballot.

State Sen. Kevin Parker, Jamaican Embassy hand out baked goods in Brooklyn

State Sen. Kevin Parker teamed up with Jamaican Consul General Alsion Roach Wilson to distribute over 400 boxes of baked goods to members of the Jamaican community in Central Brooklyn last weekend.

Biden Surrogates Tout ‘Plan for America’

President Donald Trump’s failure to control the coronavirus pandemic has worsened a long list of challenges facing American families, according to presumptive Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden.

Trump’s troops ready to roll

Once again Portland, Oregon is the epicenter of turmoil and resentment as the city’s George Floyd demonstrators have pushed the Trump administration to the brink of authoritarian rule.

From classroom to Congress: Jamaal Bowman ready to take on Washington

Last month, Congressman-elect Jamaal Bowman beat 30-year incumbent Congressman Eliot Engel during the primary election to represent New York’s 16th District in Washington.