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  • Maxine Waters and Mike Gipson to Chair ‘Watts Phoenix 50’

    Feb 28, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Los Angeles – The Board of Directors of the annual Watts Summer Festival (WSF) announced today that U.S. Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-43rd) and California State Assemblyman Mike Gipson (D-64th), will chair this year’s event commemorating the 1965 Watts Revolt. The historic revolt was sparked by the arrest of a black motorist by California Highway Patrol officer. […]

  • Victoria Rowell Sues CBS, Sony Claiming Retaliation over Diversity Complaints

    Feb 12, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Since her departure from “The Young and the Restless” in 2007, Victoria Rowell has been pretty vocal about her belief that the show lacks racial diversity – both in front of and behind the camera. Well now, she’s putting some teeth behind her criticism in a new racial discrimination lawsuit against CBS and the show’s […]

  • Ethics Case Against Maxine Waters Loses Steam as Panelists Step Down

    Feb 22, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Politicians are surrounded by those who would whisper promises of enormous fortunes to merely support them and their corporations. The politicians that don’t fall prey to these lobbyists are few and far between. The money that surrounds politicians is plentiful and has numerous sources. For instance, President Obama’s bailout money. The President’s bank bailout was […]

  • Waters to Obama (Video): ‘We’re not Complaining’

    Sep 27, 11 by EurPublisher 30 Comments

    *Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., a member of the Congressional Black Caucus who’s been critical this year of President Obama’s response to the high unemployment within the black community, said she found it “curious” that Mr. Obama this weekend told black leaders to “stop complaining.” “I don’t know who he was talking to because we’re certainly […]

  • Video: Maxine Waters Tells the Tea Party to ‘Go To Hell’

    Aug 22, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 9 Comments

    *Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) has been making headlines lately and her most recent comments have heads turning. At the Tea Party forum in Inglewood, Calif. Saturday, she made some harsh statements regarding the joblessness rate which is at 12 percent right now in California, the second highest in the nation after Nevada. “I’m not afraid […]

  • Jasmyne A. Cannick: Not all Black Democrats Subscribe to ‘But He’s the First Black President’

    Aug 18, 11 by jasmynecannick 3 Comments

    *L.A.’s Congresswoman Maxine Waters has started a firestorm after her comments yesterday at Wayne State Community College in Detroit regarding President Obama, the Congressional Black Caucus, and Blacks. When asked why the Black members of Congress don’t pressure the president she replied, “We don’t put pressure on the president because ya’ll love the president. You […]