Doting Dads: 6 of History’s Finest Fathers

“My father worked hard at his business, for he died when he was forty-six, too early to have retired. He was interested in every social reform movement, and he did an immense amount of practical charitable work himself. He was a big, powerful man, with a leonine face, and his heart filled with gentleness for […]

‘I want to see myself:’ Black women mount public and private campaign for Biden to pick a Black woman running mate

“I have worked to elect White men, Black men, brown men and White women. But for me right now, I feel like investing in a woman who just happens to be Black and immensely qualified is where I want to be at this time in my life,” she said. “I want to see myself.”

Why Joe Biden will almost certainly pick a black woman as VP

South Carolina Rep. Jim Clyburn, whose endorsement of Biden days before the primary was, without question, the turning point of the race, was asked about Biden choosing a black woman as his running mate on Wednesday morning in a conversation with The Washington Post’s Jonathan Capehart. “The only thing that’s a must in this process […]