Cory Booker talks Syria, Supreme Court and more

Solomon Jones interviews U.S. Senator Cory Booker about the Syria missile strike, the Gorsuch fight in the Senate, the death of the filibuster, and Booker’s bill to ban the box on the federal level. Solomon Jones is an Essence bestselling author and award-winning columnist. He is the creator and editor of and morning host…

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Dear black people: The immigrant battle is our fight, too

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I WATCHED with mixed emotions as my elected representatives rushed to the aid of immigrants and refugees whose rights had been violated by the Trump administration. They were right to speak out. President Trump’s ban on people from seven majority-Muslim countries was unconstitutional. That’s why I wasn’t surprised when ordinary citizens joined with elected officials to protest.…

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Top 5 Live-Tuesday November 17

Top 5 Live-WURD Tuesday November 17 1. Paris Attacks: Belgian Abdelhamid Abaaoud Is Reportedly Mastermind A leading Belgian jihadist who is one of the most active ISIS operators in Syria is the suspected mastermind behind the Paris massacre, according to reports. Abdelhamid Abaaoud, who once boasted about evading Western intelligence, is also said to be…

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