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Herman Cain Formally Endorses Mitt Romney For President

Herman Cain Formally Endorses Mitt Romney For President

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Businessman Herman Cain formally endorsed Mitt Romney’s presidential bid in an event on Capitol Hill on Wednesday afternoon. The move marks Cain’s third endorsement since suspending his own White House run last December amid multiple allegations of sexual harassment and a 13-year affair. Cain’s announcement followed a meeting of tea party supporters that was titled “The More Perfect Union Panel.” Source.

Republican Frontrunners, Romney & Santorum, join call for Trayvon Martin Investigation

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Republicans joined the call for an investigation into the shooting death of Trayvon Martin on Friday, adding rare, bipartisan support in the racially-charged case. The main Republican presidential contenders each decried the shooting of Martin, a 17-year-old African-American, allegedly by a neighborhood watch member, and joined with President Obama and other Democrats in supporting a Department of Justice investigation into the incident. “What happened to Trayvon Martin is a tragedy….

Rapper K’Naan mad that Mitt Romney used his song

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Rapper K’Naan is upset that Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney used his song “Wavin’ Flag” during his Florida primary victory speech. In a statement Wednesday, K’naan says Romney’s campaign did not seek approval to use the song and that he would not have granted permission if it had. The Somali-born, Canadian-based rapper says he would happily grant President Barack Obama’s campaign the use of the song. K’Naan says he wants…

Luther Campbell Calls Mitt Romney “Racist”

Luther Campbell Calls Mitt Romney “Racist”

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      Raunchy rap icon Luther Campbell offers a damning assessment of the leading Republican presidential nominees in a recent column for the Miami New Times. The former 2 Live Crew frontman writes that he’s dismayed at today’s candidates from the party of Abraham Lincoln, a party that he says once “stood up for African-Americans.” Campbell is no stranger to politics. Last year, he launched an unsuccessful bid for…

Allen West: Obama Will Lose 2012 Election In ‘Brutal Bloodbath’

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  Tea Party-backed Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) predicted in a recent interview that President Obama would lose in a “brutal bloodbath” to any GOP presidential candidate. Despite his confidence in the electoral strength of the Republican presidential hopefuls, West singled out Newt Gingrich, telling Newsmax that the former House speaker is “the smartest person out there.” (Video of Newsmax’s exclusive interview with West above) West went on to suggest that…

How Obama is the Winner in the Iowa Caucuses

How Obama is the Winner in the Iowa Caucuses

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    Your Black World reports. Analysts are saying that President Obama is the winner in the Iowa caucuses Tuesday night.  Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum went down to the wire in a heated battle, with Romney barely emerging with his front-runner status in tact. The fact that Romney had to work so hard to defeat Santorum is a reminder of how difficult it is going to be for him…

Condi Rice Wants To Run For GOP VP?

Condi Rice Wants To Run For GOP VP?

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    Condoleezza Rice. First female national security adviser, first black woman to serve as Secretary of State, and Stanford professor. But could she be the GOP’s first black woman vice presidential nominee? Joseph Curl of the Washington Times reports that Condi is ready to get back into politics. Her new book, No Higher Honor was just released in October. And if you believe the rumor mill, she is eager…

mitt romney using kkk slogan in his campaign

Mitt Romney Adopts Slogan Once Used by the Ku Klux Klan

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You can expect the campaign team of Mitt Romney to be doing a tremendous amount of back-pedaling over the next several weeks.  It is being reported by the Huffington Post that Romney’s campaign slogan “Keep America American” was the driving theme of the Ku Klux Klan in the 1920s.  The slogan was the rallying cry for groups seeking to intimidate and terrorize black, Jewish and gay people all throughout the…

CNN Poll: Gingrich soars, Cain drops

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    A new national survey of Republicans indicates that it’s basically all tied up between Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich in the race for the GOP presidential nomination, with Gingrich on the rise and businessman Herman Cain falling due to the sexual harassment allegations he’s been facing the past two weeks. According to a CNN/ORC International Poll released Monday, 24% of Republicans and independents who lean towards the GOP…

Roland Martin: GOP Ignores Wall Streets role in economic woe

Roland Martin: GOP Ignores Wall Streets role in economic woe

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All of the post-mortems on the CNBC Republican debate have focused on the sad, but hilarious, senior moment Gov. Rick Perry suffered when he couldnt remember the third federal agency he wants to eliminate. There is no doubt it was near the top of the list of the most embarrassing debate moments in history. But what also stood out as perplexing — and stunning — was how all of the…