Weinergate

Roland Martin and ABC News' Pierre Thomas discuss the resurgent Clinton email scandal during a NewsOne Now / Tom Joyner Morning Show simulcast.

Nicole Milfie was unapologetic when speaking on women's sexuality and feminism. The cause of her death is still unknown. Twitter users created the hashtag #RIPMilfie to mourn her death. Read more.

Challenged by MSNBC’s PoliticsNation host and activist, Rev. Al Sharpton, and Community Voices Heard, five New York City Democratic mayoral candidates, Bill Thompson, Christine Quinn, Anthony…

With the resignation of Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner today, NewsOne cartoonist Kevin Eason decided to take on the scandal through an image of Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton. A couple, which close to 14 years ago, battled with their own case of public scandal. Kevin Eason is a freelance editorial cartoonist and illustrator from New […]

WASHINGTON — House Democratic colleagues of scandal-scarred Rep. Anthony Weiner are looking for him to step down this week amid a growing chorus for him to resign. Even President Barack Obama has suggested he should leave.

WASHINGTON — After much silence, the Obama administration is speaking out on the Weinergate scandal. White House press secretary Jay Carney said President Obama believes Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) was wrong to send a lewd photo over Twitter and then lie about it, but the continuing scandal surrounding it has become a distraction from important […]

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi has called for the resignation of Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner. The calls by Pelosi and other Democrats are the culmination to a week in which Weiner admitted to having inappropriate conversations with at least six women online. Just yesterday, Weiner admitted to exchanging messages with a 17-year-old girl, though he […]

Rep. Anthony Weiner’s wife, Huma Abedin, is pregnant with the couple’s first child according to the New York Times. Ms. Abedin, 35, is in the early stages of pregnancy, according to three people with knowledge of the situation. The pregnancy adds a new dimension to questions about the future of their marriage. Read more at […]

The most telling thing, I think, about a couple of the recent come-ons by white political figures towards women of color, Black women especially (Schwarzenegger not considered), is that they have been overwhelmingly physical in nature. No, these men didn’t discuss Proust or quote Kerouac, they went right for the c*#&shots and topless photos. First, […]

Anthony Weiner’s Twitter scandal is not the worst of the ridiculous events that have transpired through this media channel. The personal nature of Twitter has made it all too easy for big egos to express their worst sides before rational thought can intervene. Embarrassment over these scandalous tweets is one common result of reckless writing […]

When Rep. Anthony Weiner responded to accusations that he sent a picture of his crotch  to a young woman, his excuses devolved into “a stream of dirty jokes,” according to the New York Daily News. And of course, the rest of the media and  blogosphere quickly followed suit, creating a good-natured stream of quips and […]