Colin Powell

Colin Powell On Why He's a Republican: 'Because It Annoys Them'

The former secretary of state and prominent black Republican spoke during the Washington Ideas Forum about his party’s racism. 

Colin Powell Talks Race, March on Washington and Voter ID

Colin Powell says President Obama needs to step up race discussion.

Colin Powell To N. Carolina Gov.: Your Voter ID Law Punishes Minorities

Powell reads North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory, calls BS on his voter fraud claims.

Colin Powell on GOP: 'They Sort of Look Down on Minorities'

“The Republican party needs to take a very hard look at itself and understand that the country has changed,” Powell said on NBC’s “Meet the Press.”

Colin Powell Tells Moderate GOP to "Come Out," Back DREAM Act

The general inserts himself into Washington’s immigration debate at a crucial political moment.