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The Green Party Aligns Itself With the African-American Community
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The Green Party Aligns Itself With the African-American Community

By Jason Ajiake, News Staff Columnist Posted 10:50 AM EST, Thurs., Sept. 1, 2016 Green Party presidential nominee Dr. Jill Stein spoke at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. last Tuesday, Aug. 23, to address her recent visit to Louisiana, racism in America and her New Green Deal to tackle climate control. “We had the honor…

The Bid for Black Votes
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The Bid for Black Votes

Presidential candidates lobby to secure Black votes as November draws near By Anupam Roy, News Staff Writer Posted 9:25 PM EST, Sat., Aug. 27, 2016 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump continues his effort to reach out to Black voters. This became a talking point after his speech at a rally held in a predominantly white suburb…

HUSA President Carpenter Attends RNC and DNC As HBCU Rep
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HUSA President Carpenter Attends RNC and DNC As HBCU Rep

By The Hilltop Staff Posted 2:25 PM EST, Sun. July 24, 2016 Recently released to The Hilltop by Howard University Student Association 56th Administration, HUSA President Allyson Carpenter has been on the road during the 2016 election conventions advocating for Historical Black Colleges and Universities. According to the HUSA56’s recent press release, Carpenter is attending both conventions on…

Feature: MCON2016 Challenges Social Interests Into Action
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Feature: MCON2016 Challenges Social Interests Into Action

Millennial Conference Challenges Transforming Social Interests Into Making Impactful Actions By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief Posted 2:02 PM EST, Fri. July 22, 2016 On a stage with his signature blue vest and bright, orange sneakers that was worn during his involvement in the Ferguson uprising in 2014, former Baltimore, Md. candidate and political activist DeRay McKesson…

Remarks By President Barack Obama At Howard University’s 148th Commencement Convocation
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Remarks By President Barack Obama At Howard University’s 148th Commencement Convocation

By The Hilltop Staff Posted 8:15 PM EST, Sat. May 7, 2016 Courtesy of The White House Office of the Press Secretary: [EXCLUSIVE: Obama Embodies Blackness, Confidence, Hope at Howard University’s 148th Commencement] THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you!  Hello, Howard!  (Applause.)  H-U! AUDIENCE:  You know! THE PRESIDENT:  H-U! AUDIENCE:  You know! THE PRESIDENT:  (Laughter.)  Thank you so much, everybody. …

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