Democratic National Convention

Hillary Clinton Wins South Carolina Primary, DNC Vice Chair Quits to Endorse Bernie Sanders

Tulsi Gabbard: “I think it’s most important for us … to recognize the necessity to have a commander in chief who has foresight, who exercises good judgment.”

Black Lives Matter-Affiliated Groups Get Approval to Hold Democratic Town Hall

The town hall has been approved by the DNC, despite their—and the RNC’s—refusal to add another debate to the election calendar. 

Kanye West Performs at DNC Fundraiser, Gets 'Campaign' Advice From President Obama

No longer calling West a “jackass,” the President Barack Obama had some quips for the presidential hopeful. 

Black Lives Matter Refuses Democratic National Committee Endorsement

“We do not now, nor have we ever, endorsed or affiliated with the Democratic Party, or with any party.”

Chicago Pastor Takes on Clint Eastwood's Invisible Chair, Racism [Video]

Perhaps taking some inspiration from Clint Eastwood’s Republican National Convention invisible chair stunt Rev. Moss touches on history, the upcoming election, and voter suppression.

Comedy Central's 'Indecision' Meets Undocubus

Comedy Central’s ‘Indecision’ caught up with the Undocubus riders who traveled from Arizona to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC to urge the Obama administration to stop criminalizing immigrant communities.

Watch Kerry Washington's Powerful DNC Speech on Threats to Women's Rights

Actress Kerry Washington’s speech at the DNC.

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver Ditches Prepared Speech and Takes DNC to Church

Congressman Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.), chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, ditched his prepared DNC remarks half way through his speech on Wednesday night and urged Obama to “hope on!”

Benita Veliz Becomes First Undocumented Immigrant to Address a Political Convention

Benita Veliz made history Wednesday night when she took the stage at the Democratic National Convention.

The Real Invisible Obama Shows Up on Race and the Economy

The president has a plan to end the Depression-level unemployment in black and brown communities, thereby reversing the overall jobs picture. He refuses to say that, and it matters.

Michelle Obama's DNC Dress Designed by African-American Designer Tracy Reese

First Lady Michelle Obama’s dress at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday was designed by African-American designer Tracy Reese.

Rosario Dawson Calls DNC Immigration Demonstrators 'Soldiers of the Battle' [Video]

On Tuesday, actress Rosario Dawson, who had been at a nearby forum on immigration, walked over and showed her support for Undocubus demonstrators who traveled from Arizona to Charlotte to urge the Obama administration to stop criminalizing immigrant communities.

DREAMer Benita Veliz to Address DNC Wednesday

Veliz is scheduled to talk after Attorney General of California Kamala D. Harris and before Spanish language talk show host Cristina Saralegui.

Photo: President Obama, Sasha And Malia Watch Michelle's DNC Speech

President Obama says that “when Michelle starts talking, I start getting all misty.”

America's Next Top Model 2027: Julián Castro's Daughter Carina Victoria

Watch 3-year-old Carina Victoria Castro steal her dad’s spotlight.

Undocubus: A Journey From Arizona to the DNC [Video]

Colorlines.com’s Aura Bogado traveled with Undocubus and brings you her reporter’s notebook.

Planned Parenthood President, Eva Longoria, Lilly Ledbetter to Speak at DNC

The Democratic National Convention Committee unveiled a list of prominent women Wednesday that are scheduled to speak at the party’s upcoming convention, including Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards, Lilly Ledbetter and actress Eva Longoria.

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to Keynote Democratic Convention

President Obama is serious in his efforts to go after Latino voters in crucial swing states.

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