New RNC TV Ads Do Little to Reach Black Voters

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Every time I think the Republican National Committee (RNC) has bottomed out in its inability to properly engage with the Black community, they seem to find new ways of showing their total incompetence. Last Wednesday, in their infinite wisdom, Read More


A Brand New Problem for Republicans

By Raynard Jackson NNPA Columnist During the past year, we have watched monumental change take place all over the world; not just in terms of democracy, but in terms of culture, law, and politics, etc. Our major institutions have not been immune from this change Read More


Republicans Continue to Ignore Black Voters at Their Peril

[The Washington Post] In his column on GOP immigration fears — namely, that Republicans will follow the path of 2007 and blow their chance at reform — Buzzfeed’s McKay Coppins quotes a Republican strategist who warns that, sans reform, the GOP could alienate Hispanics like it has Read More


Republicans Have Learned a Lesson

By Raynard Jackson NNPA Columnist   Several of my readers of have questioned why I am writing positive articles about my Republican Party.  The simple answer is that they deserve it.  In the past, I have been very critical of my party because they have Read More