Teen Vogue: Symone D. Sanders’s Long Nails Are Her Most Authentic Self

By ALISHA ACQUAYE When political strategist and pundit Symone D. Sanders posted a thread on Twitter this Monday (May 7) about why she won’t stop wearing long nails on television, she reopened a decades-long conversation on how women, especially black … Continue reading “Teen Vogue: Symone D. Sanders’s Long Nails Are Her Most Authentic Self”

McClatchy: Symone Sanders, rising Democratic media star, speaks her mind

By WILLIAM DOUGLAS AND FRANCO ORDONEZ WASHINGTON Don’t tell Symone Sanders to shut up. Former Virginia Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli learned that the hard way after he told Sanders to “shut up for a minute” during a heated segment on … Continue reading “McClatchy: Symone Sanders, rising Democratic media star, speaks her mind”

THE DAILY BEAST: Ken Cuccinelli Tells Symone Sanders to ‘Shut Up’ on CNN

By Clare Palo A cable-news discussion about President Trump’s seeming inability to openly condemn white-supremacist and white-nationalist groups in the face of violent protests over the weekend got ugly Monday on CNN. When Bernie Sanders campaign spokeswoman Symone Sanders and … Continue reading “THE DAILY BEAST: Ken Cuccinelli Tells Symone Sanders to ‘Shut Up’ on CNN”

THE UNDEFEATED: COLIN KAEPERNICK GETS A STRONG SHOW OF SUPPORT AT RALLY

by Jason Reid NEW YORK — An energetic crowd here Wednesday evening cheered on Colin Kaepernick, providing its support for the unemployed NFL player who risked his lucrative career and became the face of a new civil rights movement in … Continue reading “THE UNDEFEATED: COLIN KAEPERNICK GETS A STRONG SHOW OF SUPPORT AT RALLY”

SB NATION: Colin Kaepernick rally in New York shows NFL can’t hide from this movement

PHOTO: Colin Kaepernick’s decision to kneel during national anthems may be keeping him out of a job so far this offseason. THEARON W. HENDERSON / GETTY IMAGES by Tyler Tynes NEW YORK — Four days before an evening filled with protest, … Continue reading “SB NATION: Colin Kaepernick rally in New York shows NFL can’t hide from this movement”

BUZZFEED: Here’s What The Pro-Kaepernick Protesters Are Asking From The NFL

By Darren Sands The NFL needs to institute a rule that protects players against retaliatory actions taken by owners and sponsors for protests like Colin Kaepernick’s, the organizers of a rally in support of the quarterback write in a new … Continue reading “BUZZFEED: Here’s What The Pro-Kaepernick Protesters Are Asking From The NFL”

IJR: Trump Flack Gets Shot Down Hard by Symone Sanders for Defending White Supremacy Presser

By Tommy Christopher Donald Trump’s white supremacist-defending meltdown Tuesday figures to dominate the news until the next Trump-tastrophe hits, and early indications are that we will all be “treated” to cable news panels in which various Trump flacks spout nonsense … Continue reading “IJR: Trump Flack Gets Shot Down Hard by Symone Sanders for Defending White Supremacy Presser”

VIDEO: CNN: Symone Sanders on Trump’s lie about tapes: “We look crazy to the rest of the world”

CNN political commentators Symone Sanders and Ben Ferguson joined CNN’s Alisyn Camerato to discuss the latest political news. Namely the revelation that Donald Trump does not have tapes of his conversations with former FBI Director James Comey and the global … Continue reading “VIDEO: CNN: Symone Sanders on Trump’s lie about tapes: “We look crazy to the rest of the world””