How Biden’s speech was received in the Senate

A number of senators praised the president’s speech, which came during his Senate confirmation hearings to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, who had been one of the harshest critics of the VA scandal, praised Biden’s address.“He’s doing what I thought he was going to do, to heal the wounds and heal …

Mike Tyson’s ‘The Life and Times of Patrick Henry’ is a masterpiece of blackness

Mike Tyson is one of the most influential African American athletes of all time.And in the words of one of his former coaches, he was “one of the greats.”So how does it feel to have been the first black athlete to win a major professional sports award?To be nominated for a Heisman Trophy?And to win …