Expert: New Justice Should Help Nation Overcome Its Racist, Sexist & Elitist Founding

Source: Lynette Holloway/Newsone While extending condolences to the family of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who died of natural causes over the weekend, NewsOne’s legal expertDamario Solomon-Simmons says that the vacancy gives President Barack Obama a golden opportunity to right the court on issues of civil rights. “The reality is that Justice Scalia and his religious like adherence to the ‘originalist interpretation’ of the Constitution …

Maine Gov. Paul LePage Finally Admits His Offensive Comments Were Indeed About Black Men

Source: Manny Otiko/Atlanta Blackstar Maine’s controversial tea party Gov. Paul LePage has finally admitted comments he made about drug dealers fueling a heroin epidemic in the state were actually about Black men. LePage got into trouble last month when he saidBlack drug dealers were behind a rise in heroin useand were also impregnating young white women. “Guys with the name …

Ask the White Guy: Why Did Donald Sterling Get a Pass Until Now?

Source: Luke Visconti/DiversityInc. Luke Visconti is the founder and CEO of DiversityInc. Although the title of his column is meant to be humorous, the issues he addresses and the answers he gives to questions are serious—and based on his 16 years of experience publishing DiversityInc. Click here to send your own question to Luke. Q. Donald Sterling has been an openly misogynistic, womanizing …