CNN: Symone Sanders and Betsy McCaughey clash over racism

(CNN)A discussion between Symone Sanders, a former spokeswoman for Sen. Bernie Sanders’ unsuccessful presidential bid, and Betsy McCaughey, a former New York lieutenant governor, devolved into a shouting match on Saturday when McCaughey accused “People like” Sanders of “making false … Continue reading “CNN: Symone Sanders and Betsy McCaughey clash over racism”

ESSENCE: Symone Sanders Offers Empowering Words Of Truth At The 2016 Root 100 Gala

The former Bernie Sanders press secretary ignited the room with words of affirmation, encouragement and power. This year’s Root 100 award ceremony was held at the exquisite Guastavino’s banquet hall in New York City, where a room full of media … Continue reading “ESSENCE: Symone Sanders Offers Empowering Words Of Truth At The 2016 Root 100 Gala”

THE PLAYBOOK: An Interview with CNN Political Commentator Symone Sanders

The below interview is for all the colored girls who considered being spokespeople because being behind the scenes wasn’t enough.  The former Bernie Sanders National Press Secretary shares why your vote counts. During election season, voters are more inclined to … Continue reading “THE PLAYBOOK: An Interview with CNN Political Commentator Symone Sanders”

PHOTOS: Yes…Young Black People Are Tuned Into this Election

With all the hem hawing about the lack of enthusiasm among young folks where this election is concerned, I was elated to see so many young Black folks hosting debate watch parties on Monday. I was happy to support #WeVote, … Continue reading “PHOTOS: Yes…Young Black People Are Tuned Into this Election”

VIDEO: Symone Joins Sunday TODAY Panel with Willie Geist

IAVA founder and CEO Paul Rieckhoff, Democratic strategist Symone Sanders and Buzzfeed political reporter Adrian Carrasquillo joined Willie Geist on Sunday TODAY to discuss the big stories of the week, including Donald Trump’s outreach to minority voters and the release … Continue reading “VIDEO: Symone Joins Sunday TODAY Panel with Willie Geist”

BLAVITY.COM: Symone Sanders – Donald Trump doesn’t care about black or brown people, let alone earning our votes

Only one African-American surveyed in the most recent NBC/Wall Street Journal indicated an inclination to support Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton. This is probably due to the rhetoric Mr. Trump is using and the way he has decided to run … Continue reading “BLAVITY.COM: Symone Sanders – Donald Trump doesn’t care about black or brown people, let alone earning our votes”

VIDEO: CNN – Another Trump Surrogate Forced to Face the FACTS

In case you missed it, Symone joined CNN’s Newsroom Thursday to discuss Hillary Clinton’s epic take down of Donald Trump. Watch the clip as another Trump surrogate is forced to face facts after attempting to us an MLK quote to advocate … Continue reading “VIDEO: CNN – Another Trump Surrogate Forced to Face the FACTS”