Who Will Black Voters Choose in South Carolina?

FEATURING CHENJERAI KUMANYIKA - Fresh from his victory in New Hampshire, Republican front runner Donald Trump headed to South Carolina where the next primary election will be taking place. He spoke at Clemson University where two African American men were ejected for seemingly no reason other than the fact that they were black. There have been several instances of other black and even Muslim attendees at Trump’s rallies being ejected, and sometimes verbally or physically abused. On the one had the Trump phenomenon and its focusing of white resentment is a dangerous trend. On the other hand, his polar opposite, Bernie Sanders is also gaining steam. Rather than divide people, Sanders is pushing a message of togetherness. Sanders however, is struggling with his rival candidate Hillary Clinton having great clout within the black community. That may be changing with recent public statements by such luminaries as Ta-Nehisi Coates, Michelle Alexander, and

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis Is Coming To Los Angeles!

Come and hear Varoufakis speak in person on Saturday April 23rd in Pasadena, California, at his ONLY Los Angeles-area event! Sonali Kolhatkar, host of Rising Up With Sonali will be Emceeing this event. WHEN: Saturday April 23rd, Reception at 12 noon, Event at 1 pm WHERE: Neighborhood Unitarian Universalist Church, 301 N. Orange Grove Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91103 Yanis Varoufakis of the Syriza Party took the European political establishment by storm a year ago when he was appointed Finance Minister of Greece by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. Varoufakis is an acclaimed economist whose earlier books include 'The Global Minotaur: America, the True Origins of the Financial Crisis and the Future of the World Economy.' Just months after his brief term as Finance Minister ended, Varoufakis is out with a brand new book, 'And the Weak Suffer What They Must? Europe's crisis, America's economic future.' 12 NOON TO 1 PM, RECEPTION BUY SPECIAL RECEPTION TICKETS Tickets to