Valerie Jarrett

Once again, Roseanne Barr is trying to explain why her tweet about Valerie Jarrett couldn’t have been racist. Read More: Update: ‘Roseanne Just Got Canceled After Roseanne Barr Compared Valerie Jarrett To An Ape Apparently, this clip comes from a talk show that the disgraced comedian plans to air on her YouTube channel.     Facebook: […]

Update: ABC has canceled Roseanne. Comedian Roseanne Barr is under fire after tweeting a comment comparing Valerie Jarrett to an ape this morning. She has since deleted the tweet and apologized. Jarrett was a senior adviser to President Obama. ABC, home of the reboot of her show Roseanne, has not commented about the incident, but social media is […]

Barack Obama returned to his adopted hometown of Chicago for the first time as ex-president on Wednesday, mapping plans and raising money for his Obama Presidential Center.

The report highlights the progress that has been made in regards to creating opportunities for women and girls of color.

An Education Department report finds a dramatic increase in prison spending over education funding. The Obama administration is calling for a reprioritization.

Banning the box on college applications, "ensures that every young person has a shot," Valerie Jarrett, senior advisor to the President, said.

  Roland Martin talks to Valerie Jarrett, senior Adviser to President Obama about his final State of the Union scheduled to air this week. “You…

On Monday, President Obama unveiled a series of initiatives to overhaul the criminal justice system. Here's how the reforms will help Blacks and other people of color.

Today President Barack Obama put his pen where his values are and commuted the sentences of 22 incarcerated Americans, more than doubling the number of…

Since 1940, the United States Postal Service has paid homage to the countless achievements made by African-American men and women through stamps that immortalize those individuals who had…

Valerie Jarrett (pictured left), one of President Barack Obama‘s longest-serving advisers and confidantes, will be delving in to her ancestral DNA on tonight’s “Finding Your…

Roland Martin talks to Senior White House Adviser Valerie Jarrett about the huge issue of sexual assault on college campuses. “Starting a few years ago…