This still popularly observed African American celebration honors the day when slaves in Texas heard they had been freed.
"We do not need a candidate who has bigotry as the cornerstone of his campaign," he said in an online address streamed across the nation.
"Hillary Clinton has proven herself as a champion of the labor movement and we will be the driving force to elect her President of the United States."
Stiff fines of millions of dollars will not change the financial fraud that produced the Great Recession, Senator Elizabeth Warren said.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has sunk to new lows in bigotry, fear mongering and slander.
The blockade continues to hurt the interests of ordinary people in Cuba by the strain it puts on the Cuban economy.
"This kind of conduct is pernicious and oppressive. One legal commentator says it smacks of authoritarianism and tyranny. I agree."
Legal experts across the country are saying Trump is guilty of "endangering the independence of the judiciary."
This moment was celebrated across the nation; parents made sure their young daughters understood the significance of this win.
Amazing - we can now spot a bug in space. So how come we can't spot people who cheat on their taxes right here on terra firma in the USA?