politics

One viral tweet asked for Chris Pratt to be replaced in the Marvel Cinematic universe, because of his alleged political affiliation and his church’s anti-LGBTQ views. However, Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn clapped back with a series of tweets to defend the Marvel star. Read more inside.

Stacey Abrams appeared in the Star Trek: Discovery Season 4 finale. Abrams is set to enter the Georgia governor’s race once again, and it looks like she is getting a political head start in the sci-fi drama series. Read more details about her surprise cameo appearance inside.

Regina King has her hands full directing and producing several projects into the new year. The award-winning actress will star and produce upcoming Netflix biopic, Shirley. Read more details inside.

REVOLT announced a special episode of REVOLT Black News highlighting the discrimination against politician and former Bad Boy Entertainment star Jamal “Shyne” Barrow as he runs for Prime Minister in his home country Belize.

Today, Ruth Bader Ginsburg would have been 88 years old, and we remember her for being one of the goats of modern day politics. Though there are a few films that document the pivotal changes Ginsburg made during her time in the Supreme Court, there are a few facts you may not know about the change maker. 

Former President Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen team up for latest podcast "Renegades: Born in the USA" on Spotify Monday (February 22).

Laurence Wilson is one of the young campaign workers who led the charge during President Joe Biden and United States Senator Raphael Warnock's campaigns in Georgia. We had the opportunity to discover more about Wilson's dedication to politics, rallying his community, and the process of running a successful campaign. 

The Biden administration is looking to expedite getting abolitionist Harriet Tubman on the twenty-dollar bill. The decision to replace Andrew Jackson with Tubman on the note was set forth in 2016 and later stalled by the Trump administration. President Joe Biden has swiftly began cleaning up the mess left behind and moving forward with the country’s unfinished business.

The memes are infinite from today's celebration, but the one that is still heating up the timeline is that of US Senator Bernie Sanders. Twitter is having a field day photoshopping him into different settings and using Bernie as the meme of the week. 

All of the buildings in the US Capitol Complex are now under severe lockdown following a security threat from Trump supporters forcing Congress to recess during the Electoral College vote certification.

The state of Georgia elects Raphael Warnock as US Senator in the Georgia runoff election. The real heroine behind this momentous victory is Democratic politician Stacey Abrams. Activists, public figures and people of the community are recognizing Abrams for her voter mobilization efforts in Georgia. 

Voters across social media platforms have been hilariously commentating on every move as votes are being counted. There are enough posts on Twitter and Instagram to compile a list of downright comedic takes on what is currently happening in America's long-awaited 2020 Election.