TEEN VOGUE: Symone D. Sanders Thinks the End of Net Neutrality Is a Threat to Activists and Candidates

By LUCY DIAVOLO Symone D. Sanders is worried about the future. With net neutrality set to end on June 11, the commentator, strategist, and communications pro fears what could happen without the policy that makes sure everyone has equal access to … Continue reading “TEEN VOGUE: Symone D. Sanders Thinks the End of Net Neutrality Is a Threat to Activists and Candidates”

DIVERSE: At NCORE, Symone Sanders Calls for Civility in Discourse

By Jamal Watson NEW ORLEANS—More than 3,500 students, faculty and staff from colleges and universities across the nation are gathering here this week to engage in critical discussions about race relations on their college campus in particular, and in society … Continue reading “DIVERSE: At NCORE, Symone Sanders Calls for Civility in Discourse”

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”

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”

ESSENCE: Symone Sanders On Women’s Movements Of The Past: ‘They Haven’t Done Intersectionality Well’

As protesters descended upon Washington, D.C. streets with posters, sign-baring capes and feminist pins in tow, a diverse group of young women and men began their march to the mall at Metropolitan AME, where the National Youth and College division of the … Continue reading “ESSENCE: Symone Sanders On Women’s Movements Of The Past: ‘They Haven’t Done Intersectionality Well’”